Short stories

बीबी फ़िज़ा और नामहरम कंडक्टर

यूँ तो 507 का रोज़ ही बेमन से इंतज़ार किया जाता है, पर आज एक दिलचस्प वाकया हुआ। हमेशा की तरह कॉलेज से निकलते-निकलते 9 बज गए और फ़िज़ा जामिया बस स्टैंड पर हाज़िरी देने पहुँच गई, वैसे तो जनाब हर दफ़ा साथ होते हैं पर आज उन्हें भी जल्दी जाना था, तो वह अकेली ही बस के लिए पलकें बिछाए… Continue reading बीबी फ़िज़ा और नामहरम कंडक्टर


A Beginning Worth Remembering

"Ek tajurba hi to hai, warna sirf daulat ki kalam se safarnaame nahi likhe jaate" -Akanksha Mishra (Writer, Anchor, Safarnama 2k18) A travelogue of fun, excitement and adventures' Safarnama 2k18 indeed lived up to the expectations of each and every one. The Annual Fest of Department of Tourism, Hotel, Hospitality and Heritage Studies, Jamia Millia… Continue reading A Beginning Worth Remembering


A Glimmering Journey with Theatre

One of the most significant events on the second day of Safarnama was the performance by Shilpi Marwaha's theatre group Sukhmanch Theatre. Marwaha is one of the most well known names in Delhi Theatre Circuit having worked as a theatre artist and activist for the past decade. She gained prominence through her activism through street theatre… Continue reading A Glimmering Journey with Theatre



04.03.18 When something hurts me real bad, when my emotional wall is broken, when I am provoked, I choose to write . Putting my thoughts into words always gives vent to my feelings. So here, I write without being an extremist and without generalising people and their behaviour. It happened to me this day in… Continue reading WE WANT PEACE 🙂


तवायफ के नाम (طوائف کے نام) (Tawayaef key naam)

Agar ye samaj kotho par jane wale beghairat aur shehwaniyat se bhare log paida kar sakta hai ,tu mua'shre se randi paida karne par hairani kyu hoti hai,  jab tak kharidar maujood hai baza'r mein ma'l aata rahega.   If this society has no shame to produce brothel visitors,Why is it ashamed/abashed to have whore/prostitute… Continue reading तवायफ के नाम (طوائف کے نام) (Tawayaef key naam)

Art, Craft & Creativity

Magic with Match Sticks

An exclusive matchstick work by Abdul  Qahar Ahmadi, a first year student of Architecture at Jamia Millia Islamia. He was a former student at American University of Afghanistan( a top University in Kabul). A heart breaking incident took place where his school was attacked by the terrorists, due to which he he had to leave… Continue reading Magic with Match Sticks


کالج کی ان شاموں میں (College ki un shaamo mein)

کالج کی ان شاموں میں تجھسے با تیں کرنا کچھ سننا اور پھر تیرا چہرہ تکتے رہنا روز آئیں ایسے لمحے یہ دلی تمنا کرنا مشکل کی اس گھڑی میں بھی ایک ممکن آس رکھنا تم بننا بک میری اور میرا تمکو پڑھنا تیرے ماتھے کی کچھ لکیرے اور میرا ان میں الجھنا تیری زلفوں… Continue reading کالج کی ان شاموں میں (College ki un shaamo mein)


Book for a Cause

I am not one of the avid readers, neither am I a well-read person. I am one of those who spend money on books just to decorate their own little library. I like to sit between books, with a cup of warm coffee, in a comfortable arm chair, swinging as the air swiftly touches my… Continue reading Book for a Cause


अलीगढ़ टू दिल्ली : एक फर्क नामा

क्या कहोगे ? क्यूँ आज-कल कलम दाँतों तले दबी रहती है ? ज़ुबां से बैर तो हमेशा ही था, क्यूँ लफ्जों से भी आज-कल बिगड़ी रहती है ? घर की चार दीवारी में दुनिया तराश देते थे, अब खुले आसमां में क्यूँ तलखी रहती है ? बेजान पुलों पर रेल सी गुज़र जाती, वो जो… Continue reading अलीगढ़ टू दिल्ली : एक फर्क नामा