Resourceful Repairers

More power to the shoe-shiners of our country, who work hard everyday to help us look our best, be it for an interview, a wedding function and more!

Quarter Life Crisis

Outside our taxi's window, we had a toy-seller, Nitin, calling out to us. He had in his hands a couple of kids microphones and some more plastic toys. Know what enabled him to make his life meaningful.

Navigating Life’s Journey

Surrounded by people who are ready to share unsolicited advice and direct the course of our lives - meeting Naresh, the clothes seller, was a breath of fresh air.

Mishti Makers of Kolkata

While Shinjini's mother spoke with the customers and attended their requests; Shinjini took over the responsibility of handling the money! All of 8, she had learnt to be the perfect little treasurer to her mom's venture!

Ink of Love

Right under the tree on which hangs a hoarding displaying details of his venture, he brings the art alive with his ink of love. 

Full of Life at 89!

I visited a market of a different kind last week. Several rows of boats neatly anchored alongside a pier with hawkers assigned a boat each to sell their wares. While curious buyers made their way through the narrow pier to reach the boat-shop of their choice, the sellers anxiously waited for people to come and... Continue Reading →

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