Book Talk: Bhimayana

They have brushes for the buffalo and shears for the goat. They won’t trim a Mahar’s [untouchable’s] hair—they’d rather cut his throat. Bhimayana is a graphic novel about the experiences of untouchability in the life of Dr. B.R Ambedkar. It talks about how while accessing three needs-transportation, shelter, and water, the community had to face … Continue reading Book Talk: Bhimayana

Book Talk: The Bell Jar (Mild Spoilers)

TRIGGER WARNING: Mild spoilers and mention of suicide and self-harm The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath is the story of Esther Greenwood-a beautiful, brilliant, and an intelligent woman falling into depression. The novel takes you inside the mind of the protagonist and gives detailed insight about what it is like to succumb to the mental … Continue reading Book Talk: The Bell Jar (Mild Spoilers)

Z for Zzz – A to Z of Mental Health

A to Z of Mental Health (#atozofmentalhealth) is a series dedicated to initiate conversations about mental health issues. You can find the campaign here. Z for Zzz- A to Z of Mental Health A lot of people who experience mental health issues struggle with sleep. They either sleep too much or do not sleep at … Continue reading Z for Zzz – A to Z of Mental Health

Y for Young people and Mental Health – A to Z of Mental Health

A to Z of Mental Health (#atozofmentalhealth) is a series dedicated to initiate conversations about mental health issues. You can find the campaign here. Y for Young People- A to Z of Mental Health It is of no surprise to anyone that the current mental health crisis has hit young people the worst. In fact, … Continue reading Y for Young people and Mental Health – A to Z of Mental Health

X for (E)Xpectations- A to Z of Mental Health

A to Z of Mental Health (#atozofmentalhealth) is a series dedicated to initiate conversations about mental health issues. You can find the campaign here. X for Expectations- A to Z of Mental Health It is often difficult to tread the boundary between having expectations as a motivation to achieve great things in life and having … Continue reading X for (E)Xpectations- A to Z of Mental Health