C’est La Vie : Living with the fear of Death

C’est La Vie : Living with the fear of Death

By Soumya Bisht, Batch of  2019    I lie sideways with my face towards the window. Rays of sunlight fall on my face through the cracks in the window blinds. The television is switched ON to something that would have left me enraptured in alternate circumstances. But just about now, I can hardly distinguish it from static. Or rather, I don’t bother distinguishing the two. Just like I don’t try facing away when the sunlight…

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The Resolution Farce

The Resolution Farce

By Kritika Anuragi, Batch of 2020 Disclaimer: Eighty three percent of me wants to sleep, and I still count on my fingers, so go ahead at your own risk. Legend has it that the month of January was named after the Roman god Janus. He had two faces, one gazing at the forthcoming future and the other focused on the past. As January rolls around, and our facebook timelines brim with year review posts (Trip…

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The LAST Semester

-Yashna Paliya, Batch of 2017. If you’re in your 4th year, and sitting at home in these holidays feeling adequately jobless (pun not intended, bhailog, non-tech feels you), then your plans to “make the most of my last semester” are probably underway. New Year “Bhai, aakhri new year hai saath mein, fir hum kahan tum kahan.”   You just shared the Everyone else v/s me at NeW YeAr photo where you claim you’d rather sleep…

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Super-(se bhi upar)-stitions

Super-(se bhi upar)-stitions

By Mimansa Bagri, Batch of 2020 You know that human body is complex and multi-functional. It helps us see, hear, taste, feel things and much more. But did you know that it also acts as a messenger of good and bad omen? You didn’t, right? I knew it. Our ancestors found such a wondrous use of this mere bag of bones. This conglomerate of muscles and tissues that could only do so many things, is…

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The Death of Political Criticism

The Death of Political Criticism

Written By Perez Yeptho, Batch of 2019   None of the political ideas, concepts or systems that we speak of are inherently bad or ineffective. They are subjective to different people and are uniquely capable of being more effective than one another in different situations. Talking about nationalism, individualism, and collectivism, it is not to say that we mustn’t be vigilant over the domination of a few of such political ideals in our world. Our history…

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