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Our Winning Stories from the Past Contest

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

The Winner

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

THE WINNER                                   Ranit Sarkar   12th August 2016 It was around 11'o clock as far as I remember. I was engaged with some experiment at the lab. Suddenly my phone was started to ring. I received the phone without [...]

Her Real Dream

By |February 14th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

……..and the alarm clock strikes 7:30.Unlike the usual mornings, this morning Naina was wide awake and waiting for the clock to make the noise.Today was a special day for her.Today was the ultimate sports championship in her school.Her mother was [...]

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 [...]

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... [...]

LIVE WELL WITH VOICELESS

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Born in a small town with a golden spoon in her mouth, she was different from others. As she had an unusual attachment with those who are not humans and belong to the voiceless category of living beings.     [...]

Celestial Influence

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

“Hold on “, she thought to herself. Oh! Who is she you ask, I’m Smrithi. I’m at one of my cousin's wedding and of course, my father had to show me off to all the eligible bachelors as I have [...]

What the heart wants

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

It was a beautiful Spring day in Kolkata. Rohini Banerjee was standing in the Golpark bus-stop. Buses came and went, busy commuters pushed her a few times, but she didn’t feel perturbed. In fact, she didn’t feel anything at all. [...]

Successful human being

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

I am an engineer and this is the story of my successful life. Just like any other day and any other engineer I'm working on my general knowledge and current affairs aiming for competitive exams that aren't related to my [...]

I Can’t

By |February 26th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

The kid ,8 years old  cuteness running around the house  searching for something.Its  8 0 clock ,time for school  but he seems  not bothered about it.His mother stopped him and told him to get ready for school.he tells  her that [...]

Helen Of Mars

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

Hi!  This is my entry for the short story writing  competition.please respond/confirm when you receive my entry. Title : Helen Of Mars The date is 28th October, the year 3019. It was on this day 11 year's back that the story's [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

कभी किसी को अपने आप से कम मत समझो ❤️

By |February 29th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

कभी किसी को अपने आपसे कम मत समझो. आज का मेरा जो विषय है वो इसी पर आधारित है. हम सभी अपने जीवन में कई अनुभव करते हैँ और किया भी होगा, अनुभव ही हमें अपने जीवन में आने वाले [...]

नन्हें पंखों की उड़ान…….

By |February 27th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

जिसके हौसलों में थी उड़ान, कुछ करने का जुनून। और आसमान को धरती से मिलने, और लाखों लोगों की निस्वार्थ सेवा करने का स्वप्न ।।   परीकुल भारद्वाज जो १३ वर्ष की नन्ही सी परी, निस्वार्थ मनभावन मुस्कान की मालिका, [...]

This Miracle called Life

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

In the year of 2004, my class X results was pending. I was nervous and scared. My maternal uncle informed me that I had received compartmental in Math. Math was my personal ghost. I was broken and felt my world [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 - [...]

Floris Bakker

By |February 6th, 2020|People|

"Floris Bakker is a very bad man." My wife Anna used to say. Yup, he was a bad man. He lended money to others for interest and send his goons to thrash them if they didn't payed back on time. [...]

KILLING MYSELF

By |February 18th, 2020|People|

“Mummy and papa, I am fearing. I am going to appear for board exams this year and what if I didn’t score good? Will you be upset with me?” No answer from my parents and I understood that they are [...]

A Doctor’s Dream

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

In the year of 2011, Mithila was in her final year of BDS (bachelor of Dentistry), she has been an extraordinary girl having ambitions to become MDS and having a beautiful life with her partner of life. She was fortunate [...]

It’s time for a favour!

By |February 6th, 2020|People|

I see various things that are going on everywhere I see people, their shoes, the way they talk, the sass behind their back & their looks behind those in their good books. They speak about something but they consider things [...]

A MOMENT OF TRUTH

By |February 6th, 2020|People|

# “You’re complicated, not life,” he ended the hour long dialogue in which only he was the participant and she was a mere observer of her vicissitudes, with the breaking up of her relationship being the latest one. And this [...]

Half Full, Half Empty

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

It was an unusual sight as Captain Balwinder Singh walked in. The briefing room was filled with an utterly silent yet brave souls of Flight attendants and unusual crew members whose lives were normal like anyone else, just an hour [...]

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 [...]

Introduction and Random Nice Strangers

By |July 21st, 2019|People|

  Hello! First of all, I would just like to introduce myself. My name is Catherine “Cathy” Roque from the Republic of the Philippines. I’m already a working professional; I have almost 9 active jobs from all over the world. [...]

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 [...]

“दृष्टिकोन”

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

"अरे देवा, आला हा परत.", "अरे देवा, नेमका कुठे बाहेर निघायच्या वेळेलाच हा पाऊस कसा येतो.", "ऊन किती वाढलंय, कुठे बाहेरही जात येत नाही." असे शब्द अलगद आपल्या ओठातून निघतात. अशा अनेक तक्रारी बऱ्याचदा आपण नकळत स्वतः कडेच करत असतो. [...]

I CAN, SIR !

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

Dr Pradeep arrived at eight in the morning and asked if I really wanted to go. I nodded. The reports weren’t satisfactory, he said. I offered to return after the exam, to which he smiled and then left. My discharge [...]

Easter 2020. A Day I Realized that I’m…

By |April 21st, 2020|People|

  April 12, 2020. Easter Sunday. The last day of our Holy Week. The last day we practice our religious beliefs as Roman Catholics. The first time we experienced our Holy Week in ECQ (enhanced community quarantine) for COVID19 (coronavirus). [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Bad People

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

       5 CHARACTERS  TANVI: An average-looking but a bright student who always secures rank among top 3 in a class. MEGHA: Another average-looking but a bright student who always secures rank among top 3 in a class. AAKANSHA: [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]

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” [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Boredom

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

When boredom strikes creativity takes over. After sending her daughter to school,Zyra started preparing breakfast for her husband and her parent in laws, they were still asleep,so after preparing breakfast she prepared lunch as her husband and father-in-law took lunch [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Abortion

By |February 18th, 2020|Education|

"Every child is special", I wonder, how much of this phrase is true and holds applicability in our day-to-day life. Birth of a boy is considered as a moment of pride in Indian society, but why do I feel as [...]

Leap Year

By |March 30th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

  I have been talking myself through writing this piece. I do not know why I am afraid of letting my heart be shown. I am the kind of person who usually wears her heart on her sleeve but I [...]

एक मुलाकात ऐसी भी….

By |February 29th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, Uncategorized|

❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️         देखा तो नहीं था अब तक हमनें एक दूसरे को, पर हम एक दूसरे के एहसासों से अच्छी तरह मुख़ातिब थे। एक दूजे को बिन देखे हम गहरी मोहब्बत में थे। हम असल में दो [...]

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. [...]

Motichoor laddus and kheer

By |February 15th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love, People|

  He knew that if he didn’t hurry, his friends would leave without him. Quickly drying his hair with the towel, Farhan ran towards his freshly-ironed white kurta placed on the bed. Even though it was brand new, it looked [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Insha-allah

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

"manga jisko hamne tha vo shayad naseeb me na tha jiska bhi tha par mera na tha" just like every other girl i too had a love story which is way too different from others.is it either  love , a [...]

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

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

Yet another tiring morning, a screaming climate, and four naked walls surrounding her, forced Irene, the skinny individual, who had great symphonies of stories to share, to recall the most precious victory that had embraced her, her beautiful thirty year [...]

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... [...]

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 [...]

Work of Love

By |February 7th, 2020|Love|

As I walked through a sunny beach one day! I saw a dog clasped tightly by a Women. I began reciting to myself "Get a life women". Then she suddenly turned towards me and I began to freak out! And [...]

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 [...]

Rejection

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

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 [...]

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 [...]

When I saw God in a Bar

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

Art should comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable.  If I had come across this line a decade ago, I would have been able to put a finger on what exactly happened to me then. Growing up in a joint [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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Inspiring Stories

Taara the ozone saviour

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Once upon a time there lived a nice couple who lived happily but had a small unfulfilled wish. They longed for a child than anything else. Furthermore, they visited a sage in nearby village whose blessings always came true. They [...]

The girl who got lucky

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

I looked around and found myself no different. But how had I managed to escape that tortuous fate that almost all girls my age have to come to terms with? How was I allowed to have freedom of thoughts and [...]

मनू

By |February 14th, 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 - [...]

This Miracle called Life

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

In the year of 2004, my class X results was pending. I was nervous and scared. My maternal uncle informed me that I had received compartmental in Math. Math was my personal ghost. I was broken and felt my world [...]

What it was……

By |February 17th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

A pair of bulbuls assembled a nest on a shrub in our lawn and laid eggs.With time, two chicks came out.Now the process of searching food and feeding the young birds started . Sometimes, it is the turn of male [...]

साँस की कीमत

By |February 5th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

"सुनते हैं! आज चलिए ना फ्रेश हवा खाने चलते हैं।" अर्चना मनुहार कर रही थी। "अरे यार! जो स्टोर किया हुआ है घर में आक्सीजन वही यूज करो, बाहर जाने का रिस्क मत लो, वो रेस्तरां बहुत दूर है.. साइकिल [...]

परिचय

By |February 22nd, 2020|Inspiring Story|

           परिचय रंग बिरंगी खिड़की से छनती धूप कमरे के फ़र्श पर बिखर रही थी, उस छोटे से कमरे में घड़ी की टिक-टिक और  सहिरा की चहलकदमी की आवाज़ दोपहर की खामोशी को चीर रही थी [...]

Smiling my way through…

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Few months back, I was diagnosed with a severe stage of depression and anxiety. Sounds normal right? You all are like "Yeah, its pretty normal now-a-days people deal with mental health nothing new in that". But have you ever thought [...]

Cracking The Impossible

By |February 18th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

“Just precisely 198 trees left to cut for the humans to reach my home!” “These humans have made our life HELL!” “We have to put an end to this, mates!” decided Sheru, the lion cub, with a loud roar as [...]

SPEED!

By |February 12th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Hey! Who are you? Why are you surrounding me? Go away. Oh God! This is a road! Oh no! That's me! Bleeding! I'm unconscious! Oh my God! Oh my God! I fell off the bike! Bike! Guys move back! Move [...]

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 [...]

Course Correction

By |February 12th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Trust is a thing, she felt. Imagine a world where this virtue did not exist. Can you? It would be such a scary planet to live on then. Suraj was going through terrible trust issues and it was concerning that [...]

The Perfect blend!

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Life is so unfair sometimes. We all have faced situations we never wanted to be . It feels, it would be better if everyone in this planet vanished and only you and your love stayed. But what if it's not [...]

Bad People

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

       5 CHARACTERS  TANVI: An average-looking but a bright student who always secures rank among top 3 in a class. MEGHA: Another average-looking but a bright student who always secures rank among top 3 in a class. AAKANSHA: [...]

About the Hardest nut to crack!

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

From cooking her signature dishes to making us learn how to cook them ourselves, from being the strictest mother to our best Est jovial friend, from asking us to stay quiet and disciplined to laughing along with us whenever we [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

The Local Connection

By |February 20th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

‘What to do now?’ asked Shobhit. I nodded and nothing else came out. I was blank and so was he. We were stuck in an unmanned island in the Lakshadweep for the last nine hours and the sun had also [...]

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 [...]

जीवन

By |February 19th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

आँचार वाले डिब्बे के साथ माँ ने अपनी सारी ख्वाहिशें बाँध कर उसके बैग मे रख दिए। अपनी , माँ ,पापा दादा, दादी और न जाने कितने लोगों की ख्वाहिशें लेकर अंकित गांव से शहर जा रहा था।सितारों के आँचल [...]

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 [...]

I’m so glad I quit

By |February 11th, 2020|Inspiring Story|

Have you ever heard of a place where your break was timed? I'm glad you asked. I worked in a bank where the break time was restricted to an hour and even the swipe cards were used to see if [...]

People

Paint A Smile

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

My friends were making plans for a weekend party and I was sitting there with my arms and legs crossed, trying to make up excuses in my mind. My best friend’s wedding was about to take place and I didn’t [...]

THE LOST SOCK

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

  My father was a struggler in the 90s. Hailing from a middle class family was no piece of cake: a strict father, frugal lifestyle clashing with ambitious aspirations, business ideas vying for a place in a job oriented set [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

I believe in YOU

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

'Mummaaaa!!!' she screamed at the top of her voice. 'where's my white top?' she continued. 'It's not ironed;wear something else.' her mom said. 'Urghh' she frowned. When she was all ready to leave her mom stopped her and strictly commanded [...]

The Gift.

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

In a village far away, obscured and hidden, nestled amidst hillocks various and verdant, there once lived a small community of tribal. Survived by supplies the nearby jungles made available, the community moved from one point to another, although always [...]

Finding Myself

By |June 11th, 2019|People|

When one is accumulating their level of achievement, how is it measured? Usually achievement is measured by 'how much?' Thankfully, although a minority, not everyone sees achievement as materially how much, since they find meaning beyond the material. The debate [...]

Humanly Inspiring !

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

Inspiration …Motivation…!!Hang On!     Where exactly it has to come from? Have you ever given a thought about it?I mean- Has it ever happen to you that you are binge-watching motivational videos but getting none of the inspiration out [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

शून्य से प्रेम तक

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

वह गुस्से में पैर पटकती हुई अंदर आई और बोली "ये क्या बकवास लिखा है तुमने कि ये दुनिया असली नहीं है , तुम्हे दर्द नहीं होता , तुम्हारे सपने नहीं हैं और हाँ ये शून्य क्या है , बहुत [...]

Boredom

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

When boredom strikes creativity takes over. After sending her daughter to school,Zyra started preparing breakfast for her husband and her parent in laws, they were still asleep,so after preparing breakfast she prepared lunch as her husband and father-in-law took lunch [...]

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 [...]

Sports

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 [...]

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 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 [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

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 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 [...]

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 [...]

Education

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 [...]

Abortion

By |February 18th, 2020|Education|

"Every child is special", I wonder, how much of this phrase is true and holds applicability in our day-to-day life. Birth of a boy is considered as a moment of pride in Indian society, but why do I feel as [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

शून्य से प्रेम तक

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

वह गुस्से में पैर पटकती हुई अंदर आई और बोली "ये क्या बकवास लिखा है तुमने कि ये दुनिया असली नहीं है , तुम्हे दर्द नहीं होता , तुम्हारे सपने नहीं हैं और हाँ ये शून्य क्या है , बहुत [...]

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मनू

By |February 14th, 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 - [...]

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... [...]

My one true love

By |February 26th, 2020|Love|

A beggar sitting on the streets with his begging bowl and a belly full of hunger won't understand the subtle taste of sweetness in a black forest pastry or the tangy spicy tickle to the tongue given by the nice [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

टूटती बेड़ियाँ

By |April 18th, 2020|Inspiring Story, Love|

“प्रीति....प्रीति, अरे ! सुनो तो ज़रा कहाँ हो ? इधर आना तो प्लीज़।“ “क्या हुआ रजत ! क्यों चीख रहे हो ?” रसोईघर से भाग कर आती हुई प्रीति ने हाथ साफ कर कपड़ा टेबल पर रखते हुए पूछा। “देखो [...]

अधांतरी

By |June 27th, 2019|Love|

तीच्या वाढदिवसाला 4 महिने होते पण माझा बचत करण्याचा इतिहास पाहता हाही वेळ अपुरा होता तिच्यासाठी काही चांगलं अथवा मोठं गिफ्ट घेण्यासाठी. शिक्षणासाठी शहरात राहत असल्यामुळे घरून पैसे मिळायचे पण ते सुद्धा फक्त महिन्याच्या राहण्या व जेवणापुरते, कधी 100 व [...]

My wings -my grandparents

By |February 5th, 2020|Love|

I would like to share my story with you.I was born in nerul navi mumbai. Since childhood i got the most attention as i was the first child of our big muslim family. I got endless love. I stayed with [...]

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 [...]

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 - [...]

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. [...]