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Lessons I learnt from Durga

reposting this from a couple of years back – happy Navaratri! Source: Lessons I learnt from Durga

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Healing Tree Network – our brand new initiative

Reblogging this to spread the word on behalf of the fantastic Mythri Speaks blog…. All of us know at least one woman suffering from menstrual pain or menstrual disorders. So much so, that we have come to think of it … Continue reading

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A New Kidney for Filu – Reunited! an update

Regular readers of my blog will know of my campaign to help my friend Filu get a new kidney. If you haven’t heard about it you can read more here: Towards the end of last year Filu finally … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions

Happy new year dear readers! In a bid to make me actually stick to them, I would like to share with you all my new year’s resolutions…. Move back to India – after a blissful month there at the end … Continue reading

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A new Kidney for my Friend in India

Well it has been a long old time since I have written a blog and this isn’t so much a blog but an appeal to help me help someone very special. My friend Filu and her daughter have been wonderful … Continue reading

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Silencing “India’s Daughter”

Originally posted on Everyday Asia:
Quickly before yet another version of India’s Daughter was blocked, I watched the documentary lest I be tempted to comment on something without actually seeing it. I needn’t have panicked I’d miss the opportunity… like rabbits,…

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The Sights and Sounds of Mumbai (part 1)

If you live in a city then you will almost certainly have come across the experience of living such a hectic life that you never have time to enjoy all of the things your hometown is so famed for – … Continue reading

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The Life of the Unemployed and my Five Seconds of Fame

So it has been a week or so since I left my job and the novelty is fast wearing off. At first I was overjoyed at the quality time with my daughter and boyfriend- we’ve been to malls, done soft … Continue reading

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Backwards to Go Forwards

Well it’s been a while, no excuses really just been caught up in life and sometimes events are best blogged about sometime after they happen, especially when life changing and personal.  Anyway, away with being cryptic – this post is … Continue reading

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Portraits of Bombay and Beyond (part 1)

Normally I write a blog about being an ex-pat living and working in Mumbai. Today I am giving you a photography blog for a change to my usual ranting. Here are some portraits of some of the amazing people we’ve … Continue reading

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