Why does Easter matter?

Easter Eggs. Yes, Easter eggs were what struck me about Easter. Who would not remember those tasty and colourful little egg-shaped confectionaries handed over to children on Easter day? Kids looked forward to an Easter egg because when their tiny hands broke the shell, they would be in for a surprise, for inside the candyContinue reading “Why does Easter matter?”

Hope

Read Time: 2 min A few days ago, we blew the fuse of one of our ceiling lamps. Our family’s ardent photographer clicked a photograph of the lamps. As I was looking at the picture of the dark light hanging with the glowing lamps, the dead lamp reminded me of a person without hope. AsContinue reading “Hope”

Women of Worth

A Whatsapp video was making the rounds. A young girl walks into an elevator and, closely following behind her, walks in a man. The man swings his right arm and hits the girl on her face even before the door can shut. He grabs the handbag from the stunned girl repeatedly punches and kicks her.Continue reading “Women of Worth”

Is the Resurrection Real?

“Can you check with the staff seated at the next counter?” he asked me. It was early morning when customers slowly began to trickle into the Bank. A burly customer walked up to my table, let’s call him Shankar, approached me with a query. It was a familiar enquiry, one that I responded to quiteContinue reading “Is the Resurrection Real?”