Happy Holi: Colours Rule Over Us

Colours rule over us… From the blood of terrorism’s victims To the mehendi of the bride From the injury of domestic violence To the flavour of our cone From the political party’s banner To the flag of Mauritius From the pain of menstruation To the pleasure of masturbation From the effects of climate change To… Read More

Translation: “Pyar ka pehla khat likhne mein” by Jagjit Singh

This is one of my most favourite ghazals, and every word is very dear to me. I have found some different versions of the song sung by Jagjit Singh. Enjoy listening, and if you are a bit slow in Hindi, read the translations below. Pyar ka pehla khat likhne mein waqt to lagta hai, Naye parindo… Read More

Raanjhanaa: Most Touching Dialogue

“Bas Itni Hi Kahaani Thi Meri, Ek Ladki Thi Jo Bagal Mein Bhaithi Thi… Ek Kuch Doctor Jo Abhi Bhi Iss Umeed Me The Ki Shayad Yeh Murda Phir Jaag Pade… Ek Dost Tha Jo Pagal Tha… Ek Aur Ladki Thi Jisne Apna Sab Kuch Haar Diya Tha Mujhpe… Meri Maa Thi, Baap Tha, Banaras… Read More