“2016 was the end of an epoch, so I feel.
When the year ends with fireworks and celebrations, we all are much older than we thought. Particularly those of my generation who are now in their early twenties. We have lost a lot of things right now. There’s no George Michael. He left us last Christmas. Debby Reynolds and Carrie Fisher left together. I guess the mother couldn’t let her daughter go alone.
Alan Rickman. Yeah, we all loved him very much. For me personally, more than Snape, Alan Rickman was Colonel Brandon from Sense and Sensibility, a movie that I must have watched at least thirty times. And now watching it feels so alien. This is one reason why you shouldn’t get emotionally attached to everything.”
In this first article of the “Travel Series”, Sofia puts together her tips for an amazing trip. There is no perfect traveler. If you travel, you are a traveler.
“Curd rice, streets with long Tamil Brahmin names, the AIADMK hoardings and the evening bells from the temple gopurams along with a myriad of other things create what we call, the soul of Chennai.”
The Tamil country has its own unique identity in the world. The land where many kingdoms and cultures waxed and waned, the state of…
“Armed with a bag of stones and accompanied by Rehna, my mom’s youngest cousin who lived nearby, I used to climb up the plantation. If lucky, twenty aims of stone would send a mango down. The most important thing, however, is not to bring a mango down but to get it from the neighbor’s compound before the kids there grab them. “
Monotony in life is a guaranteed fact, especially once the semester gears up for the last couple of months. Days are spent in one infinite…
Sofia talks about the significance of the RTI Act and explains the procedure of filing an RTI in insti.
Sofia Shehana talks about the Aruna Shanbaug case and the debate centered around Euthanasia.