Bun and Butter: Chai Ki Tapri in Nasik

My food tastes and memories are vastly different from my husband’s much to his disappointment. I usually have no interest in Misal or anything too spicy and garlic-y. So while I keep getting out for sharing his food memories, I can’t always share his enthusiasm. But recently we went to a chai ki tapri in…

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Drawing boundaries: Between work and life

I’m glad to post today that my work obsession is over. I mean I love working. I feel I’m ambitious and excited to get working every day. However, I have stopped carrying work over to evenings, weekends and holidays. I feel no real urge to do so (unless there is a rare catastrophe). The reason…

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What is my culture?

Recently while eating spicy Thai (and not even a coconut base) chicken and a bowlful of sticky, shinning rice, in a half Deutsch-half Vietnamese (?) restaurant named Panda ( there’s enough Chinese as well), I had one of those culture moments. What is my culture? Growing up, my idea of home has increasingly got clearer…

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Feminist Approach Towards Technology

Unfortunately I lost the post where I had interviewed my mom’s house maid Meena on her telephone usage (I think I still have notes, perhaps to show it up again). I enjoy being curious about how technology impacts people. Once you take the product glitter out, what do they see? A professor was told me…

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