Tag Archives: sarees

The essential me!


Thankfully, in my world social networking means ‘really’ going out and meeting friends and socializing. However, going out also means that I need to ‘get-ready’ good clothes to wear and also ponder about my appearance, hairdo and accessories. Some clothes … Continue reading

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Husbands and ‘dates’


Before I start this post, let me tell you that this post is not about husbands and dating. The Indian festival season is upon us, and most Indian women, I’m sure, are busy stocking up their kitchens, and bringing out … Continue reading

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Wardrobe Woes of an Indian Woman


One of the biggest challenges of being an Indian woman is the lack of wardrobe space. I know that women from around the world have this problem, however the wardrobe woes of an Indian woman are compounded by the fact … Continue reading

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Glass bangles


I love bangles, glass bangles, to be precise. If you stopped to listen to the breeze in any part of the Indian subcontinent, you would hear the melodious tinkle of glass bangles, worn by women across the country.                    … Continue reading

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The Reminder Saree – A Short Story


My mother stands in my grandmother’s room, it is still my grandma’s room, though she is no longer in this world.  It’s been six months since she passed away, and only today, my mom feels strong enough to sort through … Continue reading

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