Jul 02, 2017

Senior Citizens Love Telling Stories. How About Storytelling For Them?

A storytelling session for seniors? Aren’t they the ones supposed to be sharing stories with the younger ones? If the idea s...
Jun 08, 2017

Taken For A Ride: First Visit To Delhi

A trip around Delhi as suggested by a colleague turns out to be a practical joke for our reader. Read on in the right spirit ...
May 26, 2017

Review: Bengali Cooking by Chitrita Banerji

Bengali Cooking: Seasons & Festivals from Rupa Publications is an enjoyable narrative that looks at Bengali cuisine and the h...
Apr 21, 2017

The Art Of Origami

Origami can be a great exercise for the brain and hand eye coordination and can help senior citizens exercise their brain and...
Dec 07, 2016

Avian Outing: Birdwatching In Lalbagh

Silver Talkies organised a birdwatching walk recently with avid birder Subbarao Gopinath. Pushpa Ranganath writes a detailed ...
Oct 07, 2016

Let The Rain Kiss You: Lessons In A Sudden Downpour

A sudden downpour teaches an elderly gentleman a valuable lesson in life.
Oct 05, 2016

Book Review: Tiffin By Rukmini Srinivas

P Srinivasan reviews Tiffin by Rukmini Srinivas, a food memoir and finds it a rich tapestry of vegetarian food and of the tim...
Sep 29, 2016

Maiji’s Kolu

It is Navratri, a time for fasting in North India and of Kolu or Golu in the South
Sep 05, 2016

My Grandfather, Dr. S Radhakrishnan

We honour our country's second President Dr S Radhakrishnan by celebrating Teacher's Day. Besides being a great statesman, he...
Jun 22, 2016

Father’s Day Contest: Learning to Fly

This is the winning entry in our Father's Day Contest. Enjoy this lovely memory about a father who believed in letting his da...

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