23 March 2015

      It is 84 years since the martyrdom of Sardar Bhagat Singh. My grandfather used to tell me the story of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev, when I just started going to school. Then came the movie(s) in 2002. Before that, I had seen Shammi Kapoor’s Shaheed Bhagat Singh and Manoj Kumar’s Shaheed. I visited Trimurti Bhavan in 2002. Pandit Nehru had written […]

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Liebster Award and a few interesting Qs & As

Liebster Award and a few interesting Qs & As

Thank you Aseem Rastogi of Transition of Thoughts for conferring this Award on me. Sorry for being so late, but better late than never, eh? 🙂 No, it’s not a lobster given to me because I lie! 😐 Liebster is German for dearest,sweetest, pleasantest, etc. *beams* The rules are very similar to the Elevenses tag that I have done earlier on my blog : 1. […]

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Project 365 – 2 – Wo kehte hain mera watan

Project 365 – 2 – Wo kehte hain mera watan

Disclaimer : This post was written before I came to know that Iqbal’s ideology transitioned from having India as a united nation to a pro-partition stand. However, this nazm still holds true, for the Iqbal that saw a free India. A Republic Day Special this – Wo kehte hain mera watan, ab nahi raha Iqbal ka chaman, mere zehen me jhank ke dekho zara, aaj […]

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