The golden hostel days

A hostel is a place where students from all over the country and the world come together to study. During the hostel days, we build strong friendships for a lifetime and are ready for the world. We are more accepting and respectful of people from all walks of life. If you’ve ever been to a hostel, this memoir by Sonal Srivastava will only make you nostalgic and pine for those irreplaceable hostel days.

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SOS: Fish in Troubled Waters 

6th Grade Students of The Green Acres Academy, Chembur, Mumbai, present to you ‘SOS: Fish in Troubled Waters’ a heartfelt detailed report on marine poaching as a part of their school project, led by Aimee Mohan. Their project sheds light on the adverse effects of marine poaching and how it affects human life. Their call for Save our Seas (SOS) tell us what we can do to minimise the damage.

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My breakup with cinema halls

Sonal Srivastava, a cinephile, recounts her love for watching films in the theatre ever since she can remember. But alas, with the onset of the pandemic, she had to bid a tearful goodbye to the cinema halls. Even though she watches her favourite films on the OTT platforms, nothing seems to fill up the experiences of watching a film on a large screen in a theatre. Read this wonderful heartfelt account of a film buff pining for a holistic film viewing experience.

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Can beauty products make our earth beautiful?

Vinisha Sidhwani sheds light on the evolution of makeup and beauty products and how it significantly impacts women to constantly look their best. While she decodes the feeling of inadequacy if we aren’t looking our best, she urges us to be conscious consumers. In our quest for looking flawless, glowing and beautiful, let us not forget to be conscious towards our environment and pick up products that are good for our planet as well.

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Crossed by the stars – to love & to reunite

Can some love stories be eternal? Can two people keep reuniting against all odds across different eras? Sanaya Parkar takes us on a magical love story where Enzo and Sophie are torn by destiny only to be reunited every time. Even though the stars keep them away, their love for one another always brings them back together, irrespective of the number of reincarnations he has to take to meet his immortal sweetheart.

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