Saumya Sharma enjoys writing, reading and watching short and long-form content across the vast expanse of the world, in all forms - print, web, 70mm and more. A soul traveller by choice, she sometimes finds herself well-blended amongst Mango people, thinking about life as we know it. She has been in the digital content and social media marketing space for the past seven years and counting. She is fond of dogs, haikus, limericks and poetry.
Hindi Diwas 2019: Hindi is written in the Devanagri script and has been strongly influenced by Sanskrit. Its standard form is based on the Khari Boli dialect, belonging to the north and east of Delhi. read more
Roald Dahl 103rd Birthday: One of the greatest storytellers of the 20th century, fighter pilot, intelligence officer, chocolate historian and inventor, it is the 103rd birth anniversary of Roald Dahl, who was born on this day in 1916. September 13 is... read more
100 years of Amrita Pritam: Best remembered for her poem Ajj aakhaan Waris Shah nu (Ode to Waris Shah), which poignantly captures her anguish over the massacres during the Partition in 1947. On her 100th birth anniversary, here are some of her poems... read more
World Photography Day 2019: We spoke with award-winning photographer and living legend Raghu Rai on the evolution of photography over the years, photography in the times of social media, and how his various experiences have added to his sense and cr... read more
25 years of Hum Aapke Hain Koun: The purple embellished saree, the red and gold or yellow and gold combinations of salwar-kameez and a lot more fashion inspiration from Madhuri Dixit’s HAHK style-sheet that you can wear even today. read more
Happy Friendship Day 2019: Is it possible to befriend someone when you’ve long passed out of school and remain so, seeing each other through thick and thin and yet be a part of each other’s tribe? The answer is yes, because it is this process that might... read more
International Beer Day 2019: The culture of beer drinking is not just limited to a day or night of debauchery. Usually everyone’s first drink, it also has various tastes it leaves behind, some that linger on for years on end. read more