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EPIPHANY

Mayilamma is the kindest person in Gauri’s world. She is also her best friend.

The neighbourhood doesn’t approve of her befriending the daily labourer whom everyone considers slightly dotty (as she talks to animals and keeps food in small leaves and old cracked pots all around her house for them). Gauri never pays heed and always finds time to visit Mayilamma’s house…

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The impurity of ‘otherness’

Thirsty winds floundering about and transporting dust to and fro from one forehead to another. A boy no less sweaty than his friend stands in front of a bookshop naively contemplating the cost of their future. “This is only a hundred and fifty. This is just not enough” complains Shivam. The taller of the two, Amaam explains…

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Nine Days

For me, it was those nine days starting the 9th of March 2017. It was right after I discovered that my unborn baby has a chance for Down syndrome. During the scan, they couldn’t find the ‘nasal bone’ of my baby. That was a powerful marker for Downs syndrome.

“Is there anyways to find out for sure?” I asked the gynecologist. My voice was uncharacteristically cold…

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Inspitales by Category

Bombay Country.

By |February 5th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

I didn’t see him at first, because he was dressed in a dark grey sweatsuit and stood silently by the tracks, staring aimlessly into the distance, not even smoking a cigarette. I’m sure he must have heard me approach because [...]

The cold fire

By |February 18th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Not all burning fires are aggressive, some also wrap themselves with a cold cover     That morning, she sat on the rock and was admiring the sunrise. This moment had been a dream of her life. Not [...]

WALK OF LIFE

By |February 18th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

I was born in a small happy family as their first treasure(girl child).My fathers wish about me was to become a doctor.He decided it the day entered into earth.So ahead of our family's financial situation he got me into a [...]

Bus Stop

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

                             BUS STOP      The story is about humanity in our current Generation ....this story addresses that        Lead characters ( Vishal 45 years [...]

VITILIGO TO INDIGO

By |February 6th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

I’m personally not a path believer, but a pathfinder Also, I don’t believe in milestones. We often take milestones set by others as our ambitions and we feel that achieving them is the real victory. Trust me, it [...]

IT AIN’T OVER YET

By |February 29th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Mahim Dixit studied in class eleven in a reputed school in the city. He was a diligent student and put in at least four to five hours of study regularly and generally ranked within the first five students in his [...]

Made By God

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

  This is the Story of Lilly, Hardworking Middle Class Woman, Who Fights Cancer and Supports her Family. Lilly was raised in an Orphanage, and it was her Parents who admitted her there. Her Father was an Honest [...]

ग्रीन मैन

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

  शीर्षक -ग्रीन मैन इकहरा बदन, गेंहुए से गहरा रंग, शांत सौम्य व्यवहार..देख कर एक पल को भी नही लगा कि ये इंसान इतनी उपलब्धियों से सम्मानित है। वो ठीक पापा के सामने की चेयर पर बैठे थे,उन्हें देख मेरी [...]

परम सृजन

By |February 26th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

परम सृजन  उनकी शादी को लगभग 10 साल हो चुके हैं एक खुशहाल परिवार एक खुशहाल जिंदगी है और उसमें कहीं भी कोई तनाव नहीं है कोई द्वेष नहीं है ना ही कोई इच्छा शेष है और बेहद संजीदगी से [...]

Choti Maa

By |February 6th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

School ke wo din yaad hain? Jab ghanti bajte hi daud kar gate ke bahar us imli wale ke paas jaate the.  Aakhon mein wo maasomiyat aur jeebh imli khaane se pehle hi chatkaare leti hui, ki bas ye mil [...]

Journey of failure

By |February 13th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

A boy who topped the school and college as well & decided to go in commerce stream called CA. After joining the course he started the classes, still he failed to crack the entrance exam & face his life's first [...]

My- Fault or Fate

By |February 6th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Samiksha is 21 and her parents are searching a guy for her. Till class 10 she and her brother were equal in terms of basic opportunities like food, education, clothes etc. But after class 10th wearing jeans was banned, going [...]

THE GAME CHANGER

By |February 22nd, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Based on true events Once upon a time a man named Srinivas got married to a girl named alekhya. After one year they gave birth to a baby girl named abhinaya. As Srinivas is wantedly need a son. He has [...]

The Balloon Basket

By |February 14th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

As quoted by W.H Auden - “We are all here on earth to help others; what on earth the others are here for I don't know”, Myra ended her TED talk with this beautiful quote. We all are born with [...]

The Fortune Puller

By |February 5th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

It was another late, summer afternoon. Another hectic day in college. The Sun was blazing right on my face as I wiped off sweat from my face. I was longing for the comfort of my home and pretty much dreaming [...]

HOPE AND FAITH

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

  This is a story of a girl who faces a lot of struggles to live a life. A girl who failed hu ndred times, but never gave up. She is from a small town in kerala where people live [...]

One lady

By |January 31st, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

Sunlight crossing window touching bed, green plants in balcony feeling fresh, birds are chirping all around the sky. Suman is sitting on her bed, reading, she is still amazed by yesterday's incident. She went to the market yesterday to buy [...]

Breaking Free

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

“Ma there is something I would like to talk to you about.” “Yes, sure do tell me what you want I’m all ears.” I wish it was that easy to confide everything in you Ma, blurted out that irksome inner [...]

A woman who taught

By |February 9th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

"Did your dad agree?" "No." This dialogue was on replica mode during our conversation. A woman was telling me how she had plodded to her present status and life, from the paddock of a patriarchal society. She was 10 when [...]

URVEE: FOR A BETTER TOMORROW

By |February 29th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

“Ganpati Bappa, Morya! … Pudchya Varshi Lavkar Ya!” shouted the villagers with mixed emotions of joy and sorrow as they bid au revoir to their dearest Lord Ganesha.  It was ‘Anant Chaturdashi’. Everyone enjoyed the day to the fullest. Soon [...]

Discovering Meenakshi

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

‘Dear Supriya I am leaving The Sen Household.’ Supriya has recently become the daughter-in-law of Mrs Sen. She has married the only Son of the Sen Family. She is a journalist and has a very busy schedule similar to Arun, [...]

Power of Words

By |February 12th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

POWER OF WORDS Once upon a time, there was a botanist named Dr. Mastana. He used to spend his day looking after the plants or doing some research works with the plants. He did various inventions. One day while he [...]

Mili

By |February 12th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

"Akka, give me ten rupees" Came the voice of Sundari at the signal stop. Mili was jolted out of her reverie and looked at this person who invariably met her at least twice a day at this signal. Sundari had [...]

My Best Friend

By |February 29th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

Being a social butterfly was always cool and I was aspiring to be one, I still aspire to be one. During my school days I was an introvert, but then at the age of fourteen I wanted nothing but to [...]

The Spontaneous and the Planner

By |February 12th, 2020|Love, People|

Growing up and old in the rich and slightly wildered jigsaw valley, walled up by mighty hills, in the quietness of unending nature, jam-packed with towering trees, with the moody weather, sometimes in fury, sometimes in a breeze, Zoya used [...]

मनू

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

बालपणीतलं गाव म्हटलं कि आठवते ती शाळेला लागलेली उन्हाळी सुट्टी, कोकणकन्यातला प्रवास आणि महिनाभर तिथल्या हिरवळीत, तिथल्या मातीत घातलेला धुडगूस. साधारणपणे या वर्णनावरून तुम्हाला कळलंच असेल, कि मी कोकणातला आहे. अर्थात माझं गाव म्हणजे कोकणातल्या राजापूर तालुक्यातील लहानसा खेडेगाव - [...]

Destiny

By |June 27th, 2019|People|

“Can you come for an interview tomorrow?” for some it might seem like just another interview call, however, for me, it was a moment of joy, an opportunity, a chance of survival, that’s what it sounded to me, the reason [...]

Gladiolus

By |February 29th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

Perhaps there are stars that shine the brightest just before they explode. She was a star whose light I have borrowed for the rest of my life. 6 months ago, one day, while eating a donut and binge watching Breaking [...]

Beyond Attachment

By |February 12th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

Sailing through plenty of heartfelt attachment ensued by sinking in the sea of genuine loss, Sheryl lastly reached a shore of peace, the shore beyond attachment, on her 31st solitary birthday. No. She wasn’t a philosopher as such. Infact not [...]

The Gem

By |February 18th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

  How often do we all remember those wonderful people in our lives- our teachers, after we are out of the institution? May be once a year on Teacher’s Day? Or not even that… because I am sure not all [...]

संवेदना

By |February 5th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

हे माणसा, नेमकं काय लिहू किंवा तुला काय सांगू मला कळत नाहीये, पण सध्या तुझ्यावर भलमोठ संकट आहे. तुझा उघड्यावर पडलेला संसार, मुला-बाळांची झालेली वाताहत, मुक्या जनावरांचे हाल मला बघवत नाहीये. ज्या घरात तू तुझ्या बायलीसोबत नव्या संसाराला सुरवात केलीस...बारक्याच [...]

Friendship

By |February 11th, 2020|People|

What a fine lovely morning in the month of March! As I appreciated the beautiful flowers in the garden outside my classroom at college, I saw my friend, Neerja walking slowly towards me, lost in her own thoughts…. Is something [...]

One lady

By |January 31st, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

Sunlight crossing window touching bed, green plants in balcony feeling fresh, birds are chirping all around the sky. Suman is sitting on her bed, reading, she is still amazed by yesterday's incident. She went to the market yesterday to buy [...]

A flight ticket

By |February 21st, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

"Sudha, did you pack, my bag?" "I can do that in a minute. You carry on with your work" she replied in a sleepy tone. "What about my tiffin? Did you pack that?" Sudhir asked in a little louder tone. [...]

A November Hero!

By |February 20th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

That night Koyeli was on her way home. She had gone to visit her friend, directly from work. It was about 8 pm, a late hour for a neighbourhood like Piyali, near Canning station in West Bengal. As Koyeli approached [...]

22 seconds

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

"Go Adavait ! Faster go -" this is all I could hear the further scream was inaudible as my head submerged inside the water. The nostrils were already doing their job by now forcing the air out of my lungs [...]

The gift

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

Have you ever imagined a gift can change someone's life ?....If not, then be ready to explore a life where you can be witness of changing people life with just a little effort to hold a relation, some happiness and [...]

I Breathe Football…

By |February 10th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

“To Follow Your Dreams, You’ve Got to Bend the Rules" It was yet another game week, two hours until the deadline for Fantasy Premier League. I was trying to finalize my captain for the week when my brother wanted to [...]

Next Time

By |June 7th, 2019|Sports|

The little girl waited for her turn to compete. Her pony stamped her foot, irritated at the flies buzzing restlessly through the warm up arena. Slowly, the little girl turned her head and looked over her shoulder, hoping her parents [...]

The Gift

By |February 14th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

Have you ever imagined a gift can change someone's life ?....If not, then be ready to explore a life where you can be witness of changing people life with just a little effort to hold a relation, some happiness and [...]

WILL

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

"Game. 3- Love". Even in the toughest sport like boxing there is always someone in your corner to guide and raise your spirit, but Tennis is the only sport where you are alone at your dugout. I know you are [...]

The Runner

By |February 18th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

Yash , a 23 year old boy is on the start mark of his 200m state running championship 2019 . He looks at the stands where his mother and friends are cheering for him with a look of gaze in [...]

A Tale of True Grit

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People, Sports|

  Sitting in her wheelchair, trying to understand why she was hit with such a huge dose of unfairness, Malathi felt that she heard a voice. “Listen, mother,” it seemed to whisper. It meant something, she knew. It had to. [...]

The Dream of a Child

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

“Your love makes me strong. Your hate makes me unstoppable.” ~ Cristiano Ronaldo This is the story of a boy from the streets of Madeira, who now is the richest footballer in the world. Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, was born [...]

Hard work never fails.

By |February 18th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

A young girl with a bag full of homemade food, her favorite dresses and endless blessings of her parents and beloved grandmother, had just moved to Ahmedabad. The college which she dreamt of studying in had sent their acceptance a [...]

School kid to me

By |February 17th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

2006,. Yes, there they come the summer holidays after all, we gave up our brains to exporter as well known “exams”. As a kid of 13, I already geared up my imagination of how I would spend my each day, [...]

Educate Me

By |February 26th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

Girish, a young college going boy of age 21 entered in slum house, based at sandurst road, Mumbai(girish was very pleased to see such a small house) he found one woman there and says, "Savita ji Namaste" "Namaste." She, thinking [...]

Mystery of Technology

By |February 19th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

  Every morning Piyali, a news reporter joggs for thirty minutes in a garden near her house. Today, she finally decides to talk to the boy she has been observing from past three days sitting  on the same bench. “Hey” [...]

IAS… ध्येय वेडा प्रवास…

By |February 15th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

       19 मे 2001 चा तो दिवस.... एक सामान्य कुटुंबात मी जन्म घेतला, पण त्यांना अपेक्षा असते ती एक वंशाच्या दिव्याची. एक आई वडिलांसाठी तर त्यांचं मुल हे त्यांना प्रियच असत तसचं माझ्या आई वडिलांना सुध्दा माझ्या जन्माची [...]

The Reminiscent Ride

By |February 19th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, People|

As the raindrops trickled down the windowpane, Parimal stared outside the moving train. Just as a mother soothes her crying child, Parimal also felt that same swaying motion. Although he knew why it happened, after all, he was a certified [...]

ज़मीन से फ़लक तक

By |February 29th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, People|

ज़मीन से फ़लक तक, एक गूँज सुनाई देती है। होंसलों की उड़ान की मन्ज़िल आसमाँ में दिखाई देती है। **************************************** लाखों की भीड़ और उसमें एक खामोशी थी, जैसे सिक्का भी गिरे तो आवाज़ आ जाये और फिर चारों तरफ [...]

THE POSSIBILITY

By |February 19th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, People|

It’s the last day of her annual exam. The boys are dispersing happily to their friends’ for lunch. Tenth grade, the foundation of most lives. Girls are giggling as they plan about a movie tomorrow. 'Hey, are you coming or [...]

बापू के आँसू

By |February 18th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, People|

बापू के आँसू शहर का महात्मा गाँधी चौराहा शहर के व्यस्ततम् चौराहो में आता हैं और आए दिन यह चर्चा में रहता हैं जिसका कारण हैं आए दिन होने वाली रोड़ रेज़ की और मारपीट की घटनाओं का होना।चौराहे के [...]

ज़मीन से फ़लक तक

By |February 9th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, People|

ज़मीन से फ़लक तक, एक गूँज सुनाई देती है। होंसलों की उड़ान की मन्ज़िल आसमाँ में दिखाई देती है। **************************************** लाखों की भीड़ और उसमें एक खामोशी थी, जैसे सिक्का भी गिरे तो आवाज़ आ जाये और फिर चारों तरफ [...]

जीवन का सत्य

By |February 14th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

आज मैं बहुत खुश था| मैंने वो सब पा लिया था, जिसके लिए मैंने गृहस्थ जीवन का परित्याग किया था| शायद मैं आज खुद को दुनिया का सबसे खुशनसीब व्यक्ति मान रहा था,और माँनू [...]

Sadhna

By |June 6th, 2019|Education|

My story beings in the 1970’s, when it was very uncommon for females to travel in a 5-coach local train from Vasai and go to Mumbai for a graduation degree. Born in a family of 8 siblings, I knew I [...]

The Dawn

By |February 5th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

Another dawn with new hope and opportunities. The beautiful, well planned coastal town begins it's day. Sunrises from the sea, spreading it's golden radiance that shines all over the cloudy sky and on the gliding waves of the sea that [...]

Goals and YOU

By |February 10th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, Love, People|

"Were they born smart? I'm sure they must be from a good background." Does that actually matter? Does anything in this world matter? If only I could be as bold and charming as that person is, if only I could [...]

बंटवारा गहनो का आज भी कुछ याद दिला जाता है

By |February 18th, 2020|Love|

माँ सबकी होती है और माँ से प्यार भी सबको होता है!मुझे भी था।माँ से प्यार के एहसास के लिए उम्र की गिनती नहीं होती। बचपन से शुरू होकर बुढ़ापे तक जाता है। बुढ़ापे में भी अगर किसी को माँ [...]

His story

By |February 19th, 2020|Love|

Me : Tell me something about your love story!! Lover: Next month it's our two year anniversary(officially ). But unofficially, I don't know. Our love is like an iceberg, a lot part of it was deep in my heart for [...]

A Second Chance

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love|

  You know the feeling of guilt? The one which makes you feel like a millstone has been tied around your neck and no matter how hard you try, you find yourself drowning into the massive ocean? You may feel [...]

The Last Quarrel

By |February 17th, 2020|Love|

On a sudden Sunday evening, you ended up at my place. I thought I would throw my tantrums and rage at you. But could not. You were looking so exhausted and sad. I intended to take your sorrow into the [...]

An Iota of Love

By |February 11th, 2020|Love|

The year is 2014, month is May, somewhere in the third week. Mimo just got admitted. He is due to undergo a spine surgery the next day. He is reserved- can't show his nervousness in front of a almost tearful [...]

तेज़ाब 2

By |February 27th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love|

ज़िन्दगी को जीने का शोख हो जिसे वो हर हाल में ज़िन्दगी के मुस्किलों से लड़ता है हवलदार महते नंदू के मां और पापा को लेकर गोपालगंज थाने गए , और दूसरी गाड़ी से इंस्पेक्टर राजेश जाधव भी [...]

The House Husband

By |February 26th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, Love|

The House Husband “It’s my great pleasure to call our beloved Principal Mrs. Shovna Basu to the stage to say a few words on her last day at school today!” announced a seventeen-year old school girl with great enthusiasm as [...]

Taani.

By |February 21st, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, Love|

It was Wednesday morning, the clock was ticking 10 am I had already made breakfast for my husband , I was getting late I shouted as there was a chaos going on mind  "Today also she is late ,why she [...]

Just Hold On!

By |January 30th, 2020|Love|

"A picture I can connect  with.."   Facing a warm sunset, I portrayed a beautiful picture of us with my closed eyes. Every string of my heart played a song of harmony in the background like it was writing poetry [...]

The Spontaneous and the Planner

By |February 12th, 2020|Love, People|

Growing up and old in the rich and slightly wildered jigsaw valley, walled up by mighty hills, in the quietness of unending nature, jam-packed with towering trees, with the moody weather, sometimes in fury, sometimes in a breeze, Zoya used [...]

THIRD FATHER

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

The wind had started roaring last night and still blowing all the leaves away. Trees turned almost naked. The bloody rainy wind. Many stray dogs were finding shelter last night and were grateful that I gave them. I set up [...]

The Elevator to Nowhere

By |February 21st, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

Humans believe in a million lies. The best lie that the mind and the heart are both conditioned to believe in is that an ordinary day is by default going to remain uneventful. When an unexpected horror strikes this mirror [...]

You are enough for me …

By |February 19th, 2020|Love, People|

Each missed period was celebrated with subdued fear. Each home-pregnancy-test-strip was bought with an anxious hope. Checkups and needles were our everyday story. We both so wanted to have a child, our own child, that we were ready to challenge [...]

My Lifeline…..

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love|

Getting married is a different feeling all together. your whole life changes and you get a whole new world to discover. If you are lucky you get all the happiness and if you are not, then guys; you have to [...]

The real Devotee

By |February 14th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

A two stored apartment,in it's top floor on the table a mobile phone is ringing in a silent mode.People expected to take the call are in the kitchen now,the man of the house is busy to cut the vegetables on [...]

फोन होल्ड पे है!!

By |February 22nd, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

        शादी एक ऐसा सुंदर वचन जो दो लोग मिलकर निभाते हैं. साथ में बढ़ते हुए एक दूसरे को संभालने का वचन," सुबह होते ही हर दिन, हर रोज, पूरी जिंदगी एक ही इंसान के प्यार में [...]

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देवी

By |February 20th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

“जब मर जाऊँगी तब आइयो मैय्या । तुम काहे फिकर करोगी । हम तो पाये हुए हैं, जने थोड़ी न हैं ।“ सुरेशी एक हाथ में झाड़ू और दूजे हाथ में फ़ोन थामे बड़ी बिज़ी थी । बिटिया का कॉल [...]

The Fortune Puller

By |February 5th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

It was another late, summer afternoon. Another hectic day in college. The Sun was blazing right on my face as I wiped off sweat from my face. I was longing for the comfort of my home and pretty much dreaming [...]

First Call Letter!!

By |February 13th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

with StoryMirror Academy I almost gave interview in 5 to 6 schools, and as a mother waits for her child to return home from school,I was waiting same to receive the call for my selection.. I didn't had any degree,I [...]

गलत को सही से मात।

By |February 5th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

सर! प्लीज़ आप एक बार और मेरी उत्तरपुस्तिका देख लें।मुझे लग रहा है मेरे अंक सही से नहीं जुड़े और कहीं कहीं ज्यादा कट गए हैं गलती से। विनोद सर - तुम मुझे मेरी गलती समझा रही हो शिक्षक तुम [...]

THE LEAF

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

“Wooooofff”, Casper let out his happy bark. Ronnie smiled at him, “Yes, it is snack time”. They sat down below the purple redbud tree, the most beautiful tree in the forest, which Ronnie’s dad had planted for him when he [...]

What Is Life?

By |February 21st, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

What is life? Each one of us have a different perception on what life is! To start with, I grew up in an independent home till I completed my schooling. Later we, myself, my sister, parents and grand-mom, moved to [...]

The fellow for his fallen time

By |February 7th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

The last train for the day had already left. While I could only hear the clock chime and passerby's drop their dime. Hours had halted its hustle compelling me to get down to the station master begging for some reprieve. [...]

Birth Month Reflection

By |December 8th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

It’s Day 7 of December 2020. It's my month. I have a push and pull kind of relationship with birthdays and birth months. As you see, I used to love greeting people; incorporating something personal and as to my relationships [...]

Who Am I?

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

I had  to change my school during my sixth standard. The place was totally  new for me.As I made my way through the door, I was scanned in by some 60 pairs of eyes, making me nervous. I stood in [...]

THE MUMBAI JOURNEY

By |February 19th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, People|

As I walked with pride, across the fancy sliding doors and into the world-class airport, I was in awe of the beauty and grandeur of the Indo-Western architecture. I heaved a sense of relief. Five years done and dusted I [...]

Breaking Free

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

“Ma there is something I would like to talk to you about.” “Yes, sure do tell me what you want I’m all ears.” I wish it was that easy to confide everything in you Ma, blurted out that irksome inner [...]

Another Cup of Coffee

By |February 20th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

The Paradox of life which one would face was simple, live life or fear death. Each one chooses their way without ever truly giving a single thought about it. Just what he thought gazing down on his streaming cup of [...]

Self Prejudice: The poison in our minds

By |February 12th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Science claims that the evolution of apes led to individuals we commonly call humans today. However, it’s fascinating how over the years humans have been compared to several more in the animal kingdom, snakes and rats to name a few. [...]

२६जुलै- एक प्रेरणादायी अनुभव

By |February 12th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

      कोणतेही कार्य घडण्यासाठी प्रेरणा आवश्यक असते. मग ते कार्य चांगले असो वा वाईट. प्रेरणेचे दाखले देताना नेहमीच चांगल्या प्रेरणेचे दाखले दिले जातात, कारण त्यातूनच घडत असतो चांगला समाज, चांगली माणसे. प्रेरणा म्हटली की आपल्या डोळ्यासमोर आपसूकच काही [...]

Vagitus

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

Sure, you can google the title later. ... Joshua squeezed into the space between the clothes spread out on his bed and stared into his laptop, settled comfortably among the dated Zomato boxes on his table. Joshua.Earphones.Laptop. Too familiar to [...]

Rejection

By |February 5th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love|

Rejection - A short story Shruti opened her jewellery box to extract the shiny stone studded bangles that she had chosen for her varmala ceremony. They went perfectly with her peach lehnga adorned completely in zardosi. As she wore the [...]

Insidious Relationship

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

PROLOGUE : It was an Inspiring Love Story of my Friend(Raju) which Relationship made Success after Struggling for his Love of Life Partner... The Story Begins with his past moments and memories which continued to Succed... I got up to know [...]

Online. A Revenge Story

By |February 28th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

This piece was originally submitted to Penmasters Administration Gawad Parangal Para Sa Mundo ng Literatura in which I got nominated as Most Promising Writer of 2019. But unfortunately, didn't win. This is my revenge story about one of my exes. [...]

A Tale of True Grit

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People, Sports|

  Sitting in her wheelchair, trying to understand why she was hit with such a huge dose of unfairness, Malathi felt that she heard a voice. “Listen, mother,” it seemed to whisper. It meant something, she knew. It had to. [...]

The untold sacrifice of one lady

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

A women across the ages, is symbolised as a weak and neglected object by the so called respected society. I am not trying to humiliate the aspects of society, but trying to brought up a true story,to light up other [...]

मन सच बतलाता है।

By |February 5th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

मुनिया की उमर कम थी पर समझदारी दादी मां की बातों सी।अक्सर गांव घर से घूम के जब घर आती और देखती घर में खाना ना के बराबर बचा है तो किसी भी काकी मां का नाम ले केह देती [...]

The Torchbearer

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Tears rolled down her eyes as she saw the banner of KVS foundation go up during an exhibition for budding woman entrepreneurs. I saw it as just another exhibition, but I could sense that it meant a lot to her. [...]

The Car Cleaner

By |February 21st, 2020|Inspiring Story|

I was sobbing. I had given up on a maths question. I was throwing a tantrum, had broken a pencil and was lying on the bed. My father was very disturbed by observing my behavior. He came and sat beside [...]

Valentine’s Day

By |February 18th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

It was Valentine’s Day last year, when the most magical thing happened to Subho and changed his life forever. It was supposed to be a beautiful day for everybody, a day of celebrating love and happiness, but in his heart, [...]

Tortoise and Rabbit Again

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

One day in the misty coastal forests of Brahampur, 2 tortoises were engaged in a conversation, gleefully discussing all the sweet n’ sour happenings of the world. Just then one of them saw a rabbit enjoying his meal and later [...]

You make me write

By |February 6th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

It was half past three in the morning, I was unable to sleep. Mostly because of the mid may temperature. But the events of the following day were starting to dawn onto me. After a lot of tossing and turning, [...]

People

SMILE

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

A sound of bell always echoed through the city every morning louder than the rooster’s crow. Raising up an army of men, a call for duty for machines and people working together. I had a dream to grow old and [...]

फोन होल्ड पे है!!

By |February 22nd, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

        शादी एक ऐसा सुंदर वचन जो दो लोग मिलकर निभाते हैं. साथ में बढ़ते हुए एक दूसरे को संभालने का वचन," सुबह होते ही हर दिन, हर रोज, पूरी जिंदगी एक ही इंसान के प्यार में [...]

Window of my Heart

By |February 13th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, People|

”Ordinary life?-Slicing Potato, making tea, removing mobile from the charger, folding the hands in front of God, taking the same footwear from the shelf, Booking gas cylinder, checking letterbox, catching the train, surfing on the internet and reaching on the [...]

You are enough for me …

By |February 19th, 2020|Love, People|

Each missed period was celebrated with subdued fear. Each home-pregnancy-test-strip was bought with an anxious hope. Checkups and needles were our everyday story. We both so wanted to have a child, our own child, that we were ready to challenge [...]

A lesson

By |February 7th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

Close all your books, pack your bags Sit down with your straight back Let me tell you a story Once there was a king And he decided to step up on the ring To fight with a hungry bull Possible [...]

Shobhabazar Metro

By |February 19th, 2020|Love, People|

Agla station Shobhabazar Sutanuti…platform dayi taraf…next station is Shobhabazar Sutanuti the platform is on the right side … Vinita ne achanak se dekha ki ek ladki metro k usi compartment me chadhi jisme wo thi..wo uske taraf harbarahat me badhne [...]

It’s good to be good

By |June 7th, 2019|People|

Yesterday late afternoon, I walked passed a fruit vendor that caught my attention. He look quite old enough to retire. He has his intent attention over convincing people who walked passed him to buy some of his fruits. He is [...]

Teenage Thoughts

By |February 18th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

" Love in the air, joy in the surroundings, happiness among people, happens only in these stories. Real-life is far more boring ... ", said Asha as she finished her book. Asha is a simple, middle class, teen girl, who, [...]

Birthday wish

By |February 6th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People, Uncategorized|

A father and a daughter were like a friendz forever. Their love can't be denominated either can't be delineated. It was her birthday and most special day for him. But she doesn't know how badly her dad waits for this [...]

A Walk of Dignity!

By |February 7th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

8:30 a.m. sharp, I leave my hostel and start walking down the lane to reach the metro station. A lane which is sometimes too clumsy in rain because of which one has to hop, to cross the pool or sometimes [...]

The brown shadow

By |February 20th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

July 2 The inner mind laughed at her. Her ego said, “Look, I won over you when you fought with your mom”. Her anger said, “ Ha ha! You had challenged to throw me away from your life. But, look, [...]

Daring Greatly

By |February 21st, 2020|People|

  How can you say that you have truly dared greatly, at least once in your life? I can count in just one hand the times that I did.   Each one of us have our own definition of daring [...]

What Is Life?

By |February 21st, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

What is life? Each one of us have a different perception on what life is! To start with, I grew up in an independent home till I completed my schooling. Later we, myself, my sister, parents and grand-mom, moved to [...]

रिहाई

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

बाहर गिरती बारिश के साथ ही सृष्टि के मन के भीतर भी कुछ भीग सा रहा था। आँसुओं को रोक कर काम निपटाने वो किचन की तरफ चल दी वरना गालियों की बौछार और ताने सुनने पड़ते हैं। रोहित के [...]

Mili

By |February 12th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

"Akka, give me ten rupees" Came the voice of Sundari at the signal stop. Mili was jolted out of her reverie and looked at this person who invariably met her at least twice a day at this signal. Sundari had [...]

The Dog Who Lived

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

I rush to the window hearing dog shrieks so loud, shrill and painful that I didn’t realise when tears welled up in my eyes. In an instant a wobbling puppy comes out from under the car when the owner of [...]

9 to 5

By |February 13th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

9 to 5 diaries Recently, I went for an interview For my fifth job in 2 years, my consistency is at stake now. The problem is you can not make people understand how your mind works. It’s just they want [...]

संवेदना

By |February 5th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

हे पावसा, तू तरी थांब ना, नाही कुणी सोबती ना सखे संगती...||१|| जगण्याची हि व्यथा मी सांगू तरी कुणा... मी एकटाच तारलोय ह्या पुरामंधी..||२|| हे माणसा, नेमकं काय लिहू किंवा तुला काय सांगू मला कळत नाहीये, पण सध्या तुझ्यावर भलमोठ [...]

My Best Friend

By |February 29th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People|

Being a social butterfly was always cool and I was aspiring to be one, I still aspire to be one. During my school days I was an introvert, but then at the age of fourteen I wanted nothing but to [...]

Sports

The gift

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

Have you ever imagined a gift can change someone's life ?....If not, then be ready to explore a life where you can be witness of changing people life with just a little effort to hold a relation, some happiness and [...]

I Breathe Football…

By |February 10th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

“To Follow Your Dreams, You’ve Got to Bend the Rules" It was yet another game week, two hours until the deadline for Fantasy Premier League. I was trying to finalize my captain for the week when my brother wanted to [...]

The Runner

By |February 18th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

Yash , a 23 year old boy is on the start mark of his 200m state running championship 2019 . He looks at the stands where his mother and friends are cheering for him with a look of gaze in [...]

The Dream of a Child

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

“Your love makes me strong. Your hate makes me unstoppable.” ~ Cristiano Ronaldo This is the story of a boy from the streets of Madeira, who now is the richest footballer in the world. Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, was born [...]

Next Time

By |June 7th, 2019|Sports|

The little girl waited for her turn to compete. Her pony stamped her foot, irritated at the flies buzzing restlessly through the warm up arena. Slowly, the little girl turned her head and looked over her shoulder, hoping her parents [...]

The Gift

By |February 14th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

Have you ever imagined a gift can change someone's life ?....If not, then be ready to explore a life where you can be witness of changing people life with just a little effort to hold a relation, some happiness and [...]

WILL

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

"Game. 3- Love". Even in the toughest sport like boxing there is always someone in your corner to guide and raise your spirit, but Tennis is the only sport where you are alone at your dugout. I know you are [...]

22 seconds

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Sports|

"Go Adavait ! Faster go -" this is all I could hear the further scream was inaudible as my head submerged inside the water. The nostrils were already doing their job by now forcing the air out of my lungs [...]

A Tale of True Grit

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, People, Sports|

  Sitting in her wheelchair, trying to understand why she was hit with such a huge dose of unfairness, Malathi felt that she heard a voice. “Listen, mother,” it seemed to whisper. It meant something, she knew. It had to. [...]

Education

The Dawn

By |February 5th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

Another dawn with new hope and opportunities. The beautiful, well planned coastal town begins it's day. Sunrises from the sea, spreading it's golden radiance that shines all over the cloudy sky and on the gliding waves of the sea that [...]

IAS… ध्येय वेडा प्रवास…

By |February 15th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

       19 मे 2001 चा तो दिवस.... एक सामान्य कुटुंबात मी जन्म घेतला, पण त्यांना अपेक्षा असते ती एक वंशाच्या दिव्याची. एक आई वडिलांसाठी तर त्यांचं मुल हे त्यांना प्रियच असत तसचं माझ्या आई वडिलांना सुध्दा माझ्या जन्माची [...]

Broken vases

By |February 18th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

It was a dark night. The clouds covered the sky. There weren't any twinkling stars, nor the beautiful moon visible. Raju sat in a corner of his thatched hut, amidst the broken pieces of the vases.  The snoring of his [...]

गरीब की बेटी

By |February 19th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, People|

ये कहानी है एक मोनिका नाम की लड़की का जिसने अपनी सपनों की कितनी मुश्किलों के बाद भी पूरा किया। मोनिका एक गरीब घर की लड़की थी । वो अपने माता पिता और एक छोटे भाई के साथ अपने गाने [...]

मोहब्बत का पैगाम

By |February 14th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, Love|

मोहब्बत का पैगाम " रेहान नाम का एक लड़का मिलों दूर झीलों के शहर में पढ़ाई करने आता हैं ! वो यहा युनिवर्सिटी की कॉलिज में पढता है मगर वो  हॉस्टल में नहीं रह कर किराये के रूम पर अपने [...]

School kid to me

By |February 17th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

2006,. Yes, there they come the summer holidays after all, we gave up our brains to exporter as well known “exams”. As a kid of 13, I already geared up my imagination of how I would spend my each day, [...]

उड़ान सपनों की

By |February 18th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

सुखी..ओ सुखी…सुबह के 5 बज गए हैं और अभी तक महारानी की तरह सो रही हैं | कड़कती आवाज में एक चालीस  वर्षीय महिला ने कहा | इतना सुनते  ही हड़बड़ाते हुए एक 22 साल की लड़की चारपाई से उतरी [...]

Girl

By |February 13th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story|

Who is a Girl? What does it take to be a Girl? Why it has become difficult for that girl to survive in this world.? What is the reason that the Girl which brings life has to suffer the most? [...]

ज़मीन से फ़लक तक

By |February 29th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, People|

ज़मीन से फ़लक तक, एक गूँज सुनाई देती है। होंसलों की उड़ान की मन्ज़िल आसमाँ में दिखाई देती है। **************************************** लाखों की भीड़ और उसमें एक खामोशी थी, जैसे सिक्का भी गिरे तो आवाज़ आ जाये और फिर चारों तरफ [...]

कसूरी मेथी के फायदे अपनाए और ज़ीवन स्वस्थ बनाए

By |February 27th, 2020|Education, Uncategorized|

कसूरी मेथी, मेथी के सूखे पत्तों को कहा जाता है। यह एक हर्ब है, जो सब्जी और करी को बनाने में उपयोग किया जाता है।कसूरी मेथी, स्वास्थ्य की दृष्टि से काफी लाभकारी है और इसमें काफी औषधीय गुण होते हैं।इसे [...]

Sadhna

By |June 6th, 2019|Education|

My story beings in the 1970’s, when it was very uncommon for females to travel in a 5-coach local train from Vasai and go to Mumbai for a graduation degree. Born in a family of 8 siblings, I knew I [...]

बापू के आँसू

By |February 18th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, People|

बापू के आँसू शहर का महात्मा गाँधी चौराहा शहर के व्यस्ततम् चौराहो में आता हैं और आए दिन यह चर्चा में रहता हैं जिसका कारण हैं आए दिन होने वाली रोड़ रेज़ की और मारपीट की घटनाओं का होना।चौराहे के [...]

The Reminiscent Ride

By |February 19th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, People|

As the raindrops trickled down the windowpane, Parimal stared outside the moving train. Just as a mother soothes her crying child, Parimal also felt that same swaying motion. Although he knew why it happened, after all, he was a certified [...]

Love

EPIPHANY

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

Mayilamma is the kindest person in Gauri’s world. She is also her best friend. The neighbourhood doesn’t approve of her befriending the daily labourer whom everyone considers slightly dotty (as she talks to animals and keeps food in small [...]

खास मौका

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love|

अभी अभी लौटा हूं वापस, आंखें बहुत जल रही है।।पता नहीं जल रही है या दुख रही हैं ? आराम कुर्सी पर लेटा, जबरदस्ती आंख बंद करने की कोशिश की तो दर्द के छोटे छोटे तीर से चुभे आंखों में... [...]

Papa I Am a Fighter!

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

“Papa is not doing well, ”mummy called nervously. My papa was suffering from chronic cirrhosis of the liver. He was down with fever and was delirious… this happens to people with chronic liver condition. I took a long breath and [...]

No goodbyes !

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People, Uncategorized|

The college campus was overflooded with the excitement, of summer holidays, going back home, and an escape from that disgusting mess food , finally after completing our 1st year of graduation we were going home, what was their not to [...]

Online. A Revenge Story

By |February 28th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

This piece was originally submitted to Penmasters Administration Gawad Parangal Para Sa Mundo ng Literatura in which I got nominated as Most Promising Writer of 2019. But unfortunately, didn't win. This is my revenge story about one of my exes. [...]

What to Do ? Love beyond Limits

By |June 7th, 2019|Love|

I was seating at home, alone, waiting for the love of my life to return from her boutique, had a brief chat with my queen in the evening and she told me she was loaded with work at her boutique [...]

SMILE

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

A sound of bell always echoed through the city every morning louder than the rooster’s crow. Raising up an army of men, a call for duty for machines and people working together. I had a dream to grow old and [...]

मोहब्बत का पैगाम

By |February 14th, 2020|Education, Inspiring Story, Love|

मोहब्बत का पैगाम " रेहान नाम का एक लड़का मिलों दूर झीलों के शहर में पढ़ाई करने आता हैं ! वो यहा युनिवर्सिटी की कॉलिज में पढता है मगर वो  हॉस्टल में नहीं रह कर किराये के रूम पर अपने [...]

To the Guy I Liked Since 2016

By |March 3rd, 2021|Love, People|

To the guy I liked since twenty sixteen. Twenty sixteen is the year we matched on Tinder. I can’t anymore remember the exact month and day as I lost my first neon orange pink Huawei mobile phone under the sea [...]

The Spontaneous and the Planner

By |February 12th, 2020|Love, People|

Growing up and old in the rich and slightly wildered jigsaw valley, walled up by mighty hills, in the quietness of unending nature, jam-packed with towering trees, with the moody weather, sometimes in fury, sometimes in a breeze, Zoya used [...]

THIRD FATHER

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

The wind had started roaring last night and still blowing all the leaves away. Trees turned almost naked. The bloody rainy wind. Many stray dogs were finding shelter last night and were grateful that I gave them. I set up [...]

Just Hold On!

By |January 30th, 2020|Love|

"A picture I can connect  with.."   Facing a warm sunset, I portrayed a beautiful picture of us with my closed eyes. Every string of my heart played a song of harmony in the background like it was writing poetry [...]

LEHAR

By |February 14th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

What will you say about a boy who at the age of 15 died with a smile on his face? He made his parents proud, his siblings love him even more while his peers [...]

The U-turn

By |February 13th, 2020|Love|

Life is strange. We do things we think we know. We think we know what we want from life but we end up doing stuff that was not even back there in our mind.  We come across many people day [...]

Where there is Love,there is Life

By |February 19th, 2020|Love|

This is my personal love story. It might seem filmy but the pain and gain are true for sure. Iam basically a nerd, reserved and an introvert. Love and stuff were definitely not my cup of tea. But life had [...]

TWO SHORES OF A SEA

By |February 19th, 2020|Love|

“Not all love stories have happy ending”. He was cute, she was pretty. Together they were “pretty-cute”. He fell for her highlights, whereas she on his hair. A cute love story was started. They used to sit together, eat together [...]

A DIAMOND ABSORBED IN A DEW DROP

By |February 6th, 2020|Love|

  Sometimes, we use the past to justify our current decision-making , and that’s the reason why we don’t want to let go.Will i live inside my story &past or let go and move on?Well I was a reckless son [...]

Suhan

By |February 11th, 2020|Love|

बहुत ही अजीब सी कहानी होती है। मां और बेटे की जिसमे झगड़े होते हैं, और मार भी पड़ती है बेटे को पर कुछ भी हो ये दोनों एक दूसरे से कभी अलग नहीं हो पाते क्यूंकि माँ ने उस [...]