The Word and its Meaning

“Asthi Kaschit Vaak Visheshah?” Princess Vilasavati asked her newly married, ignorant husband. It means, “Is there any verbal skill in you?” The absence of an adequate reply irked her. Soon sh

Why Think or Have Thoughts? Can we give it a Pass?

“Take no thought for the morrow: for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself. Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof.” These words of Jesus Christ in the Sermon on the M

Seeking true freedom

Dear Mother land I seek freedom from the neighbourhood loudspeaker which has been blaring Bollywood songs since early morning in complete disregard to senior Mr Tambe’s ailing heart condition, who l

To Die, Not to Die !!

The stuttering parrot kept muttering to itself the famous quote of William Shakespeare, “To be, or not to be, that is the question”. Nobody dared to attempt an answer and left the parrot to itse

Laughter – no more a challenge

The child in the cradle laughs to himself, so does the saint in his meditation. Also, there is this madman who possibly laughs louder. We can laugh too. But do we laugh always, remains a question!?