At the recent Oscar event, Guneet Monga, the producer of “Elephant Whispers,” deviated from the norm of Indian women wearing gowns at global events by wearing a silk saree while celebrating the documentary’s win. Seeing the unpretentious silk saree being … Continue reading Tribute to the Saree
United Nations has declared 2023 as the ‘International Year of the Millet’. This year is dedicated to promoting the consumption and cultivation of millets to improve food security, mitigate the effects of climate change, and promote sustainable agriculture. Millets are … Continue reading Folklore and Millets: A Cultural Connection
Yesterday I came across a video on social media where a daughter in law was seen thrashing a fragile older woman in a village in Haryana. We all have heard similar stories of ill-treatment and neglect by the family members … Continue reading No one wants an older woman!