My Motherland is in deep pain… Where is humanity headed in India? …continues

I touched upon some important aspects of Indian community in my last post. I will continue along the same line as there is so much to explore and understand about it. Do you feel that you have the freedom to express your thoughts on sex, sexual orientation or related matters candidly in your family & friend circle? Why talking about sex is considered a taboo in our community? Why two people can’t have the freedom to express and/experience one of the integral parts of our existence? Why do we need…

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“My Motherland is in deep pain… Where is humanity headed in India? “

INDIA has always been known as a land of rich culture, spirituality, art, diverse religious practices, ethnic vibrancy and natural resources. My love for India can be expressed in one way – She lives in my heart. The last few months had been quite difficult for me as I had come across so many rape cases from all over India. This is the land that teaches us to worship and respect women in all forms of lives. My own childhood was blossomed by so many wonderful women figures, who had…

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Where is humanity headed in India?

I am going to write on a sensitive topic that may bring some anger, pain, frustration, unhappiness and raise many fundamental questions about humanity. Please note that this writing is not to criticize any political outfit or any institution/organization or any one individual. I am inclined to write this to invite a collaborative group of thinkers, who can help me find a meaningful and sustainable ways to protect the humanity. This will be a series of blogs; each post will cover different aspects of this topic. I will try my…

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INDIA’s new law for the RAPIST.

[wowslider id=”2″] INDIA’s new law for the RAPIST. Death Penalty for rape of Girl Increased imprisonment to 10 years to 20 years of rape of girl under 16. Increased of rigorous imprisonment to 7 years to 10 years of rape of women. In 21st century, women are not safe in India. Rape (sexual assault) is one of the worst crime against females. The constantly raising number of rape cases in India indicating that India is still worst place for females. 2013 annual report of National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), approx…

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Patagonias New Short Film Focuses on Fair Trade Fashion

www.erthie.com As part of its effort to switch to Fair Trade, Patagonia has released a short 13-minute film, made with Little Village Films. Called “Fair Trade: The First Step,” it depicts the daily routine of a young Sri Lankan mother, who works as a sewing machine operator in a factory that sews Patagonia clothing, and her five-year-old son, who is able to attend the beautiful daycare built with the factory’s Fair Trade premiums. Some of the footage depicts the atrocious conditions, including chemical exposure, experienced by labourers in conventional factories,…

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Power of three words… “ I Love You”

Three magical words that we all have said at some point in life, right! Three words that can define any relationship. “I Love You” are expressed in different languages in different parts of the world.  But the essence and feeling of expression is same, which cuts through any tangible and intangible boundaries. When I say “I Love You” to my loved ones incl. pets, it brings out a compassionate sense of energy. It is this energy that brings me closer to everyone around me. But do I say it enough times…

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