Patriotic Movies to Watch This Independence

Bollywood has made a lot of movies on the struggle for the Indian Independence. Celebrate India’s 70th Independence by watching these thrilling and emotional movies. Border (1997): J.P. Dutta’s war drama based on the India-Pakistan conflict of 1971 featured Sunny Deol, Sunil Shetty, Akshaye Khanna, Jackie Shroff, Tabu and Pooja Bhatt as part of an…

5 Interesting Facts about Indian Independence

“Long years ago, we made a tryst with destiny and now that time comes when we shall redeem our pledge …at the stroke of today’s midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. “ -Jawaharlal Nehru India indeed has a long history to tell about itself ever since independence till…

7 Unsung Women Freedom Fighters of India

Vande Mataram! There are some souls who have endured worse. They selflessly laid their lives for the country so that you can lead a fearless life, a carefree life where you don’t have to suffer at merciless hands of alien enemies. Those freedom fighters who fought with just one focus- to see a free India….

My India

Better than Heaven or Arcadia I love thee, O my India! And thy love I shall give To every brother nation that lives. God made the Earth; Man made confining countries And their fancy-frozen boundaries. But with unfound boundless love I behold the borderland of my India Expanding into the World. Hail, mother of religions,…

Where the Mind is Without Fear

Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high; where knowledge is free; Where the world has not been broken up into fragments by narrow domestic walls; Where words come out from the depth of truth; Where tireless striving stretches its arms towards perfection; Where the clear stream of reason has not…

Om Krishnaya Namaha

I salute you, pretty Krishna, who is black and who carries Lakshmi With folded hands, Hey happy Krishna, who is decorated. He is also known as Vasudeva, Be pleased to take away all my sorrows.   Hey Krishna who presides all over the universe and who is consort of Lakshmi, Please appear before me, Hey…

Krishna’s Death!

After the great war of Kurukshetra, the Pandavas were not rejoicing their win. Rather they were devastated at the destruction that a single was had caused. Sanjaya, the king’s escort, bent down to Gandhari to inform the blindfolded woman of the arrival of the Pandavas and their companion. She was furious. Gandhari ignored them and…

Who saved Draupadi?

We all know about the shameful incident of disrobing Draupadi in the Mahabharata. After Draupadi’s husband, Yudhishthira lost her in a game of dice to his cousins; they decided to commit the lowly act of disrobing their sister-in-law. All of Draupadi’s valiant husbands remained seated and she was disrobed in front of all courtiers. It…

Radha Krishna – A Divine Love Story

The love story of Radha Krishna is symbolic of the divine union between the Jivatma (the individual self) and Paramatma (the universal self). In Bhagavata, you can read that Krishna is romancing cowherd Radha. Many people including me are mesmerised by the Radha Krishna love story. Krishna knew the physical Radha only till Krishna was…

10 Interesting Facts about Krishna

Shri Krishna is the most written and talked about incarnations of Lord Vishnu. His mystical, inspiring and human like tales keep us interested in him. I have listed 10 interesting facts about Krishna: He brought back the son of his Guru Sandipani, who was dead. The aura of Krishna was Blue in colour. His true…

Happy Janamashtami

Gokul me hai jinka waas, Gopiyo sang jo karey raas, Devki-Yashoda jinki maiya, aise hamare kishan kanhaiya. May Lord Krishna fulfill all your wishes. Happy Janamasthami!

Airport Looks of Kareena Kapoor that you should try

Kareena Kapoor Khan’s style quotient is on a fashionable rise. Her airport style is right on point. Try out some of these airport looks. Style 1 Wear this classic combination of a jacket with a plain white t-shirt and ripped jeans. Couple it with a pair of mocassins or sneakers, a backpack or a purse and you are…