Tag Archives: Patriarchy


Parched should easily qualify to be the mother of all Indian Chick Flicks. This film earned three wins and a nomination in International Film Festivals. I understand that it has not done very well at the box office in India during … Continue reading

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Antardwand. (Inner Conflict.)

While discussing the phenomenon of some Indian communities having to pay bride price to get brides for their men due to the female feticide practices there, my movie buff friend Abhaya recommended that I see this film and since I value … Continue reading

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Single And Unapologetic.

To start off, let me share with my readers what prompted this post.  There is a post on facebook by an Indian novelist Usha Narayanan giving a link to a newspaper article with the same title.  In fact she is quoted … Continue reading

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