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Macbeth VS Throne of Blood|Review

Macbeth is arguably one of Shakespeare’s most popular works and it has been adapted to screen numerous times, worldwide. One of the reasons for this could be the plot being heavily action-driven that usually does well in the market, however, it will be ignorant to think of it in only this way. Macbeth shows us … Read moreMacbeth VS Throne of Blood|Review

The othering of your own identity: Western hegemony in our culture

The year of 2018, so far, has seen the demise of a very important figure in the field of Art and Literature in the Indian Nepali community. 6th March 2018 saw Indra Bahadur Rai, one of the most prominent writers in Nepali Literature pass away at the age of 91. The only way I came … Read moreThe othering of your own identity: Western hegemony in our culture

M.G. Marg is the mirror of the new Sikkimese Culture

Mahatma Gandhi Marg, most commonly known as M.G. Marg is the face of Gangtok. Carved among buildings and roads in the hill, this is a pavement filled with flora, all groomed with lights that make the place look prettier. By the day, under the blue sky and yellow sun, it almost feels like heaven, with … Read moreM.G. Marg is the mirror of the new Sikkimese Culture

A Masculine Mask : How Patriarchy Hurts Men

The word patriarchy is derived from Greek Patriakhēs which means ‘the ruling father’ – used in order to explain a society made of families where the father is the head and the decision maker of the family and where children and the women have little or no say in these decisions. In this structure, power … Read moreA Masculine Mask : How Patriarchy Hurts Men

To Post or not to Post? That, is the question.

As I woke up this morning I checked my Instagram. The grays of our mundane life coloured by the bright LEDs in our screen. We cannot deny the huge footprint of social media in our life. Communication is essential to a human, as essential as the need for food; and technology is the biggest medium … Read moreTo Post or not to Post? That, is the question.

The Gangtokian Hallyu | Why Kpop is popular in Sikkim

How many of us reading this right now have posed with the 사랑 ‘Sarang-love’ (the finger heart)? How many of us have at least seen it in selfies and pictures across Instagram? I’m betting you have. The Hallyu wave or the Korean wave has spread through the world like wildfire, not barring Sikkim. People all … Read moreThe Gangtokian Hallyu | Why Kpop is popular in Sikkim