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    #VinitasPune: Monsoon Magic In The Mountains With No One To Admire It

    The Pune Police, last weekend of June, booked 50 revellers who dared to visit the Tamhini Ghat in Mulshi to enjoy the picturesque greenery and the shimmering waterfalls. That's the harsh reality of this monsoon, thanks to the Covid pandemic! As the monsoons make their glorious entry in the Sahyadri Ranges that prominently run through the Western Ghats of Maharashtra,...

    • 3 days ago
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    What Would I Contribute As A Legislator?

    This week I was surprised. Unexpectedly, a group of citizens asked if I would be willing to be recommended to the Governor to be nominated as the Member of the Legislative Council. I was humbled by the recommendation. I needed to understand myself, my journey, my motivations and why I accepted the request to be recommended. I needed to reflect on why I should commit any part of my life to being a...

    • a week ago
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    Life Doesn't Get Better Than This

    There is a lot - a four letter word with "ing" as a suffix lot - that has gone wrong this year, but if you look closely, and keep an open mind, there are pleasant, and pleasantly unanticipated, consequences. Such as cards and Scrabble, in the case of the undersigned. The poet reminded us of how hopeless our lives are if we do not take the time to stand and stare, and upon reflection, bhaisaab did...

    • 3 weeks ago
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    #VinitasPune: Favouritism And Prejudice Is An Evil That Has Spread Across Professions

    The unfortunate death of Sushant Singh Rajput, one of Bollywood's brightest stars is heart-wrenching. More so because of the news oh him allegedly being a victim of nepotism. This case has shocked millions of his followers across the country and created a huge social media buzz about nepotism and`outsider' treatment allegedly meted out to him by...

    • 3 weeks ago
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    Envisioning The World You Would Want

    Donella Meadows held out her right hand, fist closed and facing down, at the level of her eyes. "Imagine this is your vision. The world you want.", she said. She then put out her left hand, fist closed and facing up, at the level of her navel. "This", she said, "is your reality. The world you live in.". "Now imagine there is a rubber band stretched between my fists so...

    • 3 weeks ago
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    #VinitasPune-Week100: Is Pune Getting Unruly And Chaotic With The Unlock?

    Pune365 is happy to present the 100th Edition of our popular columnist Vinita Deshmukh's #VinitasPune! Candid, incisive and truly Pune. ~~~~~~ New normal' would mean discipline on roads, taking care of social distancing, ensuring wearing of masks and trashing old habits of spitting and litter but looks like it's not happening. Not as yet, at least! ...

    • 4 weeks ago
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    It Takes More Than A PhD To Understand These Notifications!

    Life is, and this is going to sound like a bit of an understatement, tough these days. For all of us and in varying measures, of course, but I don't think anybody will object to the use of the word itself. And it is tough for a variety of reasons, most of which are too onerous to get into right now. But some of these reasons, dear reader, need not exist. And it is these reasons...

    • a month ago
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    #VinitasPune: Will We Learn From The Lessons The Lockdown Taught Us?

    The Covid19 crisis is far from over. Pune continues to tread cautiously while opening up. Besides what the powers-that-be chalk out for our city, here's a poem of why we should introspect on the lessons taught by this pandemic. A humble philosophical thought scripted by me in the form of these two poems that will form part of the book I am working on currently. ...

    • a month ago
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    The Busiest Place In The Universe

    Somewhere in the vast universe there was the busiest place in the universe. Even in the dark hours of the night the place lit up bright, masking all the stars that surrounded it. For the people on this land were busy. There were places to go to, deals to be made, problems to be solved, careers to be pursued, acclaim to be sought, power to be obtained, and wealth to be amassed. In the pursuit of busyness, the...

    • a month ago
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    #VinitasPune: PMC's Work In This Covid19 Pandemic Worthy Of Praise

    While most of us generally criticise the civic body for its sloppy administration, its Pune Covid-19 Response War Room Dashboard, published by it, gives an insight into the money pumped in for fighting the COVID-19 war in Pune. In many areas of Pune, it is a group of good Samaritans, NGOs, religious organisations and social forums which are addressing the needs of the poor and...

    • a month ago

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