Reading/Writing

For today’s session of the #ReadInstead Lit fest, author Amish Tripathi talked about the books he is currently reading. Amish is a 1974-born, IIM (Kolkata)-educated, boring banker turned happy author. The success of his debut book, The Immortals of Meluha (Book 1 of the Shiva Trilogy), encouraged him to give up a...

  For today’s #ReadInstead Litfest session, we had Manu S Pillai, author of Rebel Sultans, give us a fantastic lowdown of the untold story of India’s Rebel Sultans. You can now read about his intriguing session here:  Rebel Sultans is a book of history that is limited to the region that we call Deccan which is...

Key takeaways from Neharika Gupta’s #ReadInstead Lit Fest Writing Workshop on how to write a Millennial Story. Neharika Gupta is the author of Adulting. Here are some key takeaways from her writing workshop: Crafting a millennial character The millennials and Gen Z of the 21st century must relate with the...

While we try to figure new things to do everyday, why not try indulging in a romantic story? Here is a list of romantic stories that will keep you feeling dreamy and filled with hope, for we can all do with some cheering up and love in these strange times. After all, a little bit of romance never hurt anyone! You can...

This is a stressful time for all of us and more so for our kids! With the schools being shut, no playgrounds to go to and no playdates, kids are finding it hard to stay indoors. We have opened our e-library for everyone free of charge. This list of inspiring fun books might help you find that perfect book for your kid...

It is common knowledge that our attention spans have suffered gravely with the amount of visual content we are all-consuming day in and out.  It has increasingly become difficult to stay still and read a book. But aren’t we all nostalgic for the summers spent with books on our laps, dreaming of characters so...

We have all been worried sick for our loved ones and ourselves. In times of extreme stress, it’s always better to remember the spiritual aspects of our lives. This is the time to read and reflect. Here are five books that you can read and meditate upon for calmer days in self-isolation. You can now read these books...

जब से लल्लू तिवारी का नाती पुत्ती ननिहाल आया है, तब से रामरती की जान सांसत में पड़ गयी है। बमुश्किल सात आठ साल के पुत्ती ने...

Civil defamation suit filed by SANATAN SANSTHA against publisher JUGGERNAUT BOOKS and author DHIRENDRA K. JHA seeking Rs 10 crores in damages dismissed in landmark victory for free speech On February 15, 2020 the court of Civil Judge, Senior Division and J.M.F.C., Ponda, Goa, presided by Sh. Anil Scaria, rejected a...

Ever wondered how a writer could have created the next best groundbreaking tech app? The story of Granthika is as interesting as the nail-biting plot of Vikram Chandra’s books. For only a writer can understand how difficult it is to keep tabs on every event, scene and structure of the book they are trying to write...