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?”

I Love Lucy

I Love Lucy, and yes, I literally mean it.  Who can say “No” to comedy, especially when it comes to Lucille Ball?  Years ago, whenever the programme was aired on television, I made sure I watched it because I could never finish an episode without chuckling or laughing heartily.  I was drawn to Lucy’s appearance,Continue reading “I Love Lucy”

Catch a Glimpse of the Sun

Reading Time: 2 min Looking up at the blue morning sky, I noticed the clouds. It was a fabulous sight to behold. Dark clouds dotted the sky, but the sun shone brightly behind the clouds. The dazzling sun behind the clouds gave the clouds a glowing silver lining. In life, we often face those darkContinue reading “Catch a Glimpse of the Sun”

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”

Teachers, Thank You

In 2018 the image of a 28-year-old young man held tightly by a group of sobbing students caught the eyes of the media. They were holding back their beloved English teacher Bhagawan, who was transferred from their Government High School in Thiruvallur, Tamil Nadu. The students were heartbroken about their teacher’s transfer, and they refused toContinue reading “Teachers, Thank You”