Photo essay by Nitin and Ghufran  

You have saved so much of money!!

Bushra | When I was 11 years old my father died and the entire family’s responsibility came on me. At that time one aunty introduced me to the chit fund. We began the committee with 15 people and with 6000 rupees. Therefore, each one of us put 500 rupees and whoever needed that money for... Continue Reading →

Safar

Mary | Safar month is a holy month in Lunar calendar that comes once a year, and is a special month for Muslim women, especially Afghan women. Safar is celebrated only in the Muslim countries in Central Asia. It has a religious and cultural value.  Whenever a woman has a wish or desire that needs... Continue Reading →

Once upon a time…

Kobra | These are small words, but while hearing it, I travel to my childhood and laugh at my silly childhood. I grew up with Fairytales which were full of Magic and adventure. I always searched for the heroes in my stories, in real life, and believed that "Magic existed".  In all my troubles, I... Continue Reading →

An Afghan Wedding

Zeenat | Weddings in Afghanistan and India have lots of differences. Going to someone's wedding, being a part and witnessing someone's new life is quite exciting. In India, Afghani weddings are very rare because most of our relatives are in Afghanistan. So, one evening, when I went  to someone's wedding here in India, it reminded... Continue Reading →

An afternoon in the park

Zeenat | It is a sunny and windy day and 2:00'oclock in the afternoon. On the way to MMTC Park with two of my friends  Vidhi and Tabassum. They were  making videos and  clicking photos. At first, we reached Bhaghat Singh Park. There were many young people  playing different games like gili danda, football etc.... Continue Reading →

खिड़की में लोकल लड़कियों के लिए कोई स्पेस नहीं

लता से बातचीत मां-बेटी की जोड़ी लता और रंजना से बात करना बड़ा मजेदार है। रंजना 45 साल की है और पिछले 14 साल से धोबी और प्रेसवाली का काम करती है। लता उसकी 22 साल की बेटी है। ये दोनों वृंदावन की रहने वाली हैं और धोबी जाति की हैं। लता बताती है कि... Continue Reading →

पब्लिक स्पेस- जहां हों छोले भटूरे और सुकून की सांस

लक्ष्मी से बातचीत जब कभी चाय-नाश्ते पर गपशप होती है तो 30 वर्षीय लक्ष्मी उसमें बढ़-चढ़कर हिस्सा लेती है। पब्लिक स्पेस पर बात चलती है तो वह मार्केट शब्द पर खास जोर देती है। उसके लिए सार्वजनिक स्थल का मतलब इससे ज्यादा क्या हो सकता है। वह कहती है कि जब काम से लौटते समय... Continue Reading →

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