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Apr 02, 2019
Death, be not proud: Finding a philosophy for life in the finality of its ultimate, universal endSome of us are destined to know death more than others.
Jan 25, 2018
Snow Country: Its dazzling beauty blinds; only those who live with it know the ruthlessness of snowWinter sees people flocking to the hills, looking for snow. Lost between the negative press for the Indian summer and the picture-postcard imagery is the reality of snow's ruthlessness to those who must live with it | #FirstCulture
Jan 07, 2018
Notes from a year spent 'discovering myself'; or How much truth is too much truth?From the Buddha to that guy in Into The Wild and an animated horse who lives in Hollywoo, the search for truth has consumed many a fine individual. I was no different, writes Vignesh Raja
Dec 30, 2017
2017: A Year In MusicA soundtrack for the year gone by | #YearInReview | #FirstCulture
Dec 16, 2017
Sexual harassment and me: Reflections on the toxic lens through which men view womenIs the road to sexual harassment paved with (a lot of) unintended sexism?
Jul 08, 2017
Notes from the Valley: A month of walking, writing, and being an Indian woman in KashmirAn Indian living in Kashmir can be just as disorienting as a Kashmiri living in India.
Jun 11, 2017
A wedding and two funerals: How Sri Lanka and its people won me over for lifeIn this delightful personal essay, novelist Chimmi Tenduf-La writes about life in Sri Lanka, amid the delightful and blunt (or is it delightfully blunt?) Sri Lankans
Apr 22, 2017
The unbearable weight of the words: 'You can do it if you try'How many times have heard that utterly idiotic phrase — “If you try hard enough, you can do it”?