The Better Soul

If beauty is skin deep, this is the section to dig deep into our souls. This segment talks of inner beauty, values, and humanity.

holi story beyond history of Holi
General Awareness and Common Sense
Humanity
The Better Self
The Better Soul

Essence of Holi Story Beyond History of Holi

The purpose of this post is one and only one: to go beyond treating Holi as yet another national holiday. And this we cannot achieve until we truly make sense out of history of Holi. I know! It shall not be one of those monotonous posts on Holi festival information as I shall keep the […]

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anne with an e
Movies and Series
The Better Soul

From Book To Series: Anne with an E

‘Anne with an E’ is a visual treat that sets to capture the emotions of friendship, romance, love, endurance and mostly belonging. The show revolves around the complexities experienced by teenagers as part of their growing up process. The show is inspired by Lucy Maud Montgomery’s 1908 coming-of-age novel Anne of Green Gables. In a nutshell, […]

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a short story about husband and wife distributing their work
Gender Roles
Motherhood
Relationships
The Better Soul

I am so jealous of my wife…

Gently caressing my hair, she leaned over and kissed my forehead causing me to wake up while our son slept to my right. A ray of light from the window gently touched her face that displayed a noticeable calmness and serenity. Today I noticed my wife’s face. Everyday otherwise, I see. My gosh this is […]

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motherhood challenges
Motherhood
The Better Soul

Challenging the Assumptions of Motherhood

This post is all about the NOISE….Noise on Motherhood….the never-asked for, the never-encouraging and yet the never-ending NOISE mothers receive on how to be mothers…oops Super-Mothers. Ah! What an irony. And here I was guessing that 9 months of a hormonal-ly challenged pregnancy, 17 hours of labour, unlimited awake hours, sleepless nights of breast-feeding, anytime […]

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Universal love for all Mothers on Mother's Day
Motherhood
The Better Soul

Bollywood Inspired Lyrical Love for All Mothers

I have to admit that when I first thought of writing Mother’s Day posts, creating a playlist was the ultimate idea. However, the lists are plenty and easily available online and I would be adding nothing new for you all as well as our mothers to read further had I gone the same way. There […]

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