I first met Rinchin Gaekwad when we were 12, in the middle of a hide-and-seek game. My father was commanding a missile unit in Jodhpur (Rajasthan) back… Read more “Reach Out and Reach In”
She’s smart. Incredibly smart. She’s a Physicist pursuing her PhD at North Carolina University in the United States. She’s been working with nanofibers which can be used to make artificial organs and bones. She interns as an assistant teacher during the summer. She does research, lab work and wants to publish a paper soon. She tries to get young women excited about Science. I don’t how where she gets the energy to do this, but if you look back you might be able to see the roots of her perseverance.
Wasi Mohammad is a professional flirt. He’s also a professional lawyer at the Patna High Court, but I would not have believed that of him when we… Read more “Qabliyat”
[Follow Connecting Souls on Facebook and Instagram] Neda Ganji does’t quite understand the word “No“. Since she was a little girl and she started dreaming of being… Read more “Defiance”
By some miracle, the mother and the baby survive. Born on the 20th, the baby has to be given something like 25 injections so she can make it. She makes it.
That was my best friend by the way. Shreya Chakraborty. Or Chacks as I like to call her.
In the first part of this interview, you’ll recall that Akshita talked about her job as an event planner, the loss of her younger brother and the… Read more “You will live on Part 2”
Akshita Bhatia and I were classmates at law school. Sweet, vivacious and charming, Akshita immediately drew your eye because of her affable nature. She was incredibly popular… Read more “You will live on Part 1”
I’ve decided I’ll be starting something known as the Happy Place series. Young people go through myriad emotions; Happiness, sadness, peace, anger, hope, disappointment, excitement, depression, so… Read more “Happy Place: An Introduction”