Meera bhav is the cure for your attachment woe

I remember being extremely keen on worship as a child. I’d rope my sister into some peepal tree worshipping scheme, or be picking up hibiscus flowers for my work-in-progress altar. I also had a brass bell that I loved the … Read More

Check-list to avoid emotional incest

Today I learnt of this term “emotional incest.” I looked it up on Quora to see if it was relevant to blog about – and I saw some questions about whether this “really” was incest because incest is necessarily sexual … Read More

My piece on individuation for The Health Collective

Extract from the full piece on The Health Collective’s website, here. …..Recall that the dyad, or the blissful union of mother and child is broken around age 6 by the child’s ability to perceive the father, the word “no” and … Read More

Mere Naam

Recently a dear friend told me that he’d just met another man who felt “The day my mother dies, I’ll also die.” In this piece, I will attempt to draw parallels between the love of Nirjara and Radhe in Tere … Read More