RELATIONSHIPS WITHOUT EXPECTATIONS

When we have expectations even from ourselves : how we have to be, how we have to behave, what we have to do, how well we have to do it, in how much time can we accomplish it, and so on…isn’t it the most unrealistic thing to say that any relationship can exist without expectation. Read More

LIFE IS A CELEBRATION : BIRTHDAY MEMORIES

Born a princess, into the Royal Family of the Patwardhans from Sangli. This particular ghagra was made for my 1st birthday with real gold resham work. My mother preserved it and gave it to me when I had my daughter Avantika. Read More

A Daughter's Mother

A DAUGHTER’S MOTHER

There is something about having a daughter! She changed my world and then drew me into that special world that I built around her. They called it blind love, pampering and even obsession for a while then they realized it wasn’t what I did but how I felt inside. Read More

WORDS OR SWORDS

WORDS OR SWORDS

All it takes is the S …. Sarcasm and absence of sensitivity to turn mere words into swords that can pierce into the heart. Read More

Woman Empowerment

PERMISSION GRANTED

Really!!!! Astounding how many families in India think that allowing a girl to work, be it daughter, wife or daughter-in-law is being supportive. The thought is, the very fact that she has been given permission is support enough! Read More

LOVE ME AGAIN

Love me for what I am today, not what I was meant to be. Or then for who I will become, fall in love again with me. Long term relationships go through a lot of ups and downs and the changing dynamics often leave one partner feeling lost. Read More

GROWING PAINS OR GROWING PLEASURE

I had my babies when I was very young. And I learnt as I grew up with them. There were a lot of things that I did for the very first time. Made mistakes, bore the consequences, rectified them the next time and hoped to pass. Read More

NOW AND FOREVER

Why did you stop working after “Maine Pyaar Kiya”? And my answer is always the same, “Maine Pyaar Kiya. I was in love”. Did I want to work more? Yes! I was all of 19 and I had just about discovered this new side of me Read More