Category: Miscellaneous

Dussehra and India – Deeksha Burugadda

Dussehra celebration in India is definitely a spectacle to behold! This festival is celebrated in myriad ways in the country but at the core of them all lies the same essence of celebrating the victory of good over evil. People in different states celebrate it in their own unique...

An Excerpt on World Mental Health Day – S Sahana

“Hey, it’s me… Do you not recognize me? I am you; I am your mind. Are you confused as to why I am talking to you now? It is because I have something to say… Something important to both you and me. You see, we are inseparable. We have...

“Bapu” was his name – Mohammad Adib Aslam

As I was growing up, I saw him on all currency notes. We even had chapters about him and his achievements in our school days. And not to mention, I was highly impressed with the 1982 film Gandhi. But I realized, it was not the achievements of Barrister Mohandas...

International Day of Sign Languages – Megha Vyas

‘Sign language is a dance with words, to be enjoyed from Babyhood through Childhood to Adulthood.’ ~ Marilyn Daniels As beautifully quoted here, sign languages are a system of communication which uses visual gestures and signs, used when spoken communication is impossible or not desirable. We humans have been...

I am War! – Aklant Das

Hi! I am “WAR”. What! Are you taken aback? Well, let me tell you a little secret: every word in a dictionary is alive and has feelings. Although I was first mentioned in literature or given a name in the 12th century, I am certain that I existed long...

Outlook – Ruchi Kandpal

In the limited span of human existence, most of the time is spent either worrying or being remorseful. We are losing time by not being content and happy. Only if we realize how we are micro-aging each passing time, we would be spending less time cribbing and living in...

From A to Z– Aklant Das

Another scintillating performance by the crew, bunch of amateurs, bold enough to revamp old and legendary plays with contemporary touch. ‘Bewitching’ is the name they go by, performing in New York,the cultural capital of the world. Consist of artists from different ethnicities,recruited by the play writer and director Dr....

Letting Go by Soumya V Ganesh

When it comes to writing something and making memories, it always stays as an unfulfilled dream to me. I can hardly remember how long it has been since I wrote something worthwhile. Now that life at SCIT is coming to a close, I may have something more to say...

The Story of a Non -Linear Transformation by Professor Prasenjit Sen

The families of two good friends came to settle down after their retirements to the salubrious climate of Pune from the hot spells of central India. Their अभिन्न हृदय friendship continues since both were PhD students in Cambridge, Geetimoy Banerjee in English and Vishal Sahasrabudhe in Mathematical Statistics. They selected...

Vegetarianism and Non-Vegetarianism by Vaishnavi GS

Being the most cliché topic in the world, this is still interesting to discuss on. We find thousands of quotes and discussions and yes, the memes too on this on the internet. Let’s not talk about the arguments and disagreements that happens between a vegetarian and meat eater because...