Caption This – 4th April

Calling all our readers to caption this picture! The wittiest caption will win a fabulous prize! Send in your captions at by 8th April, 2020. WINNER: Deepika: Farha Ma’m, please teach me ‘12’ new dancing steps as I think Modiji will ask us to dance for ‘12’ minutes on our balcony at ‘12’ noon, in […]

Nature’s Nasty Nudge

Welcome, dearest world, to 2020! Fearful, anxious, panic stricken – are we? Think back, to how long we have been plundering, corrupting and marauding it! It took a tiny virus to bring us to our knees, to understand how copiously vulnerable we are, despite all our advancement in medicine research and technology.  The globe is […]

The Virus And Hollywood

As the continents (Antarctica excluded) of our planet grapple with the lethal and unseen enemy, one’s thoughts dwell on Hollywood’s fascination for the unknown… While the perils of viral annihilation has been the subject matter of many films, one would have thought that  a pessimist genre would not work commercially for the film industry. But […]

Coronavirus: Neither ‘Divinity’s Wrath’ nor ‘Nature’s Vengeance’!

The novel coronavirus is neither ‘Divinity’s Wrath’ nor ‘Nature’s Vengeance’. From a Zoroastrian perspective, this virus is the opposite of all that is good, God-given, life-giving and health-promoting. However, there are all kinds of posts on social media about the coronavirus being ‘Divine Anger’ on mankind and COVID-19 being ‘Mother Nature’s Vengeance’ on human beings!  […]