A woman’s biggest achievement is not just getting married

The house was all decked up for the wedding, bright lights shone in the verandah, loud music and laughter could be heard, children dressed in varied shades ran around in the well lit garden, the aroma of delicious food and mithai (sweets) filled the air. Today was Roma’s big day- her wedding. As I entered… Continue reading A woman’s biggest achievement is not just getting married

Are you married? Why don’t you carry the symbols of a married woman?

Are you single? No, I am married Oh, then you are a Muslim though you don’t really looks like one or are you Christian? Nope, I am a Hindu and so is my husband ┬áThen no mangalsutra, bindi, toe ring, kum kum(sindoor). Why is that? These modern girls, they forget the significance of these rituals.… Continue reading Are you married? Why don’t you carry the symbols of a married woman?