Daily Archives For Monday, June 16, 2014

Draupadi- painted by Ravi Varma

The Many Faces of Draupadi

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Characters from cult texts like epics often become stereotypes to be admired, looked up to and followed. Draupadi from ‘The Mahabharata’ and Sita of ‘The Ramayana’ are no doubt model women who are discussed and…

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A Lost Cause

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We’re all passionate about something. We are all good at something. Some things we ace, just naturally excel at. Because at the end of the day, we are all inspired beings. There is always a…

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Labeling it all

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We all love labeling people around us for different things and different reasons in them. According to things we find extremely funny or awkward in them but sometimes this labeling can go to an extent…

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Maria de Lurdes Mutola

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Maria de Lurdes Mutola – also known as the “Maputo Express” – was born in one of Maputo’s toughest neighbourhoods (Chamanculo) on the 27th of October 1972. She is an expert track and field runner…

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Miriam Makeba

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Zenzile Miriam Makeba was one of South Africa’s most iconic voices, with her vocal cords entertaining everybody, from the ladies selling traditional beer in Soweto’s shebeens to President John F. Kennedy’s guests at his birthday…

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Paulina Chiziane

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    Paulina “Poulli” Chiziane is one of Mozambique’s foremost literates, and her work is amongst the very best writing to come out of the South-Eastern African nation. Born on the 4th of June in…

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