Nishant- night’s end

Nishant-Night’s End(color) Year of release: September 6, 1975 Starring: Shabana Azmi Smita Patil Girish Karnad Naseeruddin Shah Amrish Puri Anant Nag Mohan Aghase Kulbhushan Kharbanda Satyadev Dubey Written by: Vijay Tendulkar, Satyadev Dubey Music: Vanraj Bhatia Cinematography: Govind Nihalani Edited by: Bhanudas Divakar Running time: 143 minutes Language: Hindi Producer: Lalit M. Bijlani, Freni Variava…

Ankur….a movie that changed the meaning of “Cinema”…

Ankur-The Seedling(color) Year of release: 1974 Starring: Anant Nag Shabana Azmi Sadhu Meher Priya Tendulkar Kader Ali Beg Dalip Tahil Music: Vanraj Bhatia Written by: Shyam Benegal Satyadev Dubey Cinematography: Govind Nihalani Kamath Ghanekar Producers: Lalit M. Bijlani, Freni Variava: Blaze Film Enterprises Director: Shyam Benegal Running time: 125 minutes Language: Dakhani Shyam Benegal is…

Social Media & Freedom of Speech!

Social media is probably the best gift we are bestowed with in the technological era we are living in. It enhances the communication with receivers sitting in any corner of the world around the globe. It has it pros but not all the boons come sans cons. Social media can be called as equally powerful…

Religious Differences-We Need To Think All Over Again…

With all the arguments and  dissents that are pervasive in our democracy these days, what is most perceptible  to me is the general nature of the people of India to trust what have been taught to them since centuries in a particular geographic region. What I mean with the above statement is that our nature…

God is watching us! Part 1

I’ll start with a short story. Once a blind beggar was begging in a train and when he passed by; a man on upper seat wished to give him some coins but was far so asked the man sitting beneath to pass the beggar the coins he wished to give. The man sitting beneath did…

Thin or fat! What is better?

Farah, 22 ,is a girl who is obese. She is quite active and plays badminton very well and walks every morning and evening. She eats healthily and doesn’t believe in dieting or starving. When asked by some of her friends, she said that she loves everything about her body and doesn’t think that she needs…

Do we love fighting?

We talk about peace. We talk about cooperation; we talk about coexisting together with heartiness. But do we actually want it ? I doubt it. It seems that most of the times we just talk about it because we want peace and happiness in our lives at a moment or just to say it. I’ll…

A moment can change life…..

A moment can change our whole life. It has the power to turn our world upside down. Yes it is true. There are reasons innumerable which makes us take decisions in the heat of the moment. Out of anger and frustration, we sometimes take decision which only makes us repent later and sometimes for whole…