Can a humble lunchbox have an impact on one's life? Nishita Gattani shares some heartwarming accounts of how her dabba reminded her of her mother's love. How the dabba signified comfort and gratitude as well as the value of friendship.
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Poyani Mehta shares a heartfelt account of her dabba filled with love, blessings and emotions from her father. A beautiful story woven around a dabba where she celebrated her parents' 50th Wedding Anniversary and then an unexpected final goodbye.
Chennai based student, Nandini Chaturvedi takes us back in time where her mum would pack the world's best pav bhaji for her and her classmates. Truly, a dabba is more than just an inanimate object, it is a treasure trove of memories.
Reliving her college days as a day scholar, Delhi-based Editor Meghna Golder shares how her 'boring' lunchbox packed with her mum's home-cooked food was pivotal in forging long-lasting friendships.
Can a lunch box be an ice breaker at school? Yes, says Harshali Morajkar from Mumbai, who shares a bittersweet memory of forgetting her Dabba and how a classmate came to her rescue with her lunch box filled with food and friendship.
What happens when there's an overdose of besan ke laddoos packed in a dabba? 'Complimentary medicines' and loads of fun memories as shared by 3rd Consolation Prize Winner Nancy Kansal from Ludhiana.
The Lifestyle Portal in conversation with Ameen Shaikh, Co-Founder & Chief of Operations of The Mountain Walker, on his first book 'ShaikhSpear in Himachal’. Get ready to embark on a journey to self-discovery through his well documented travel diary...
Have you ever wondered how our libraries are sustaining themselves in this digital age? A former librarian, Poyani Mehta takes us through a journey of how efforts are being made across India to revive them and bring back the romance of visiting and reading in a library.
Seema Manchanda shares some wonderful memories of growing up with her sister where learning was not confined to the four walls of a classroom. She introduces us to a rare common man...her Papa.
Our reader Anusmita Dutta is back from a memorable trip from Assam and recounts some fascinating snippets from Rongali Bihu. The state is much more than just the traditional Bihu dance, it's a treasure trove of culture and traditional values.