I belong to a sikh family from my parent’s side and got married into a hindu Punjabi family. There has never been a custom of fasting for one’s husband on my parents side, more commonly known as karwa chauth here. But after I got married, I had no problem in paying respect to my husband’s… Read More Tradition or oppression
In India, you are considered a modern Indian woman if you have those few magical qualities.Driving is apparently one of them.You are not modern enough if you don’t know how to drive.It is funny but driving suddenly makes you as modern as you can ever be. We have a lot of women who drive… Read More I’m the only female driver in my in laws
I and my husband were super excited when we got to know that we were pregnant.It was the first of February when we got the reports positive.Our emotions knew no bound.We were happy, we were nervous, we were on the verge of crying too.All of this was experienced by us in just a single… Read More Did i even have a choice?
We as women are always over burdened with work; be it office work, housework or looking after the family. Often we are so occupied with things that we choose to ignore ourselves. For us family comes first, which is not wrong; however, how we get so engrossed in the daily chores and ignore ourselves is… Read More Everything else can wait
They call her the weaker sex.They call her an object.They call her just a housewife.They call her just a working woman.A strong woman is all of this and still so much more than these others will ever know.A woman is a daughter, a wife, a daughter in law, a mother, a grandmother.But before everything she… Read More I am the strongest
Iv been home since the past 2 years after I had my baby.and I was perfectly ok staying at home.According to me though i was doing great as a mother,i felt i was loosing myself somewhere as an induvidual.I started to feel worthless and like life beyond my baby had no literal meaning.On one hand… Read More You are worth a lot more