Unlearning…

A few days ago, I met a friend after a long time and somewhere down the conversation, she said something that gave me goosebumps, and I knew I had to write about it! She said "Until 21 I was looking at the world through my parents eyes and ever since I've moved here, I've started … Continue reading Unlearning…

Pre-Judgement and more…

I've been meaning to write this post since a couple of years now. Why did it take me this long to write something so real? Something that many of us go through probably day to day? Was I too scared of the extra added judgement that already exists in my life? Well, I don't know … Continue reading Pre-Judgement and more…

Fears

I think a lot of posts are long due. And my list seems to get longer each time I add a new topic that I would like to write about and share something. Without any further delays, it's time to bring that list to action. Start with something that's been absolutely thrilling and I've been … Continue reading Fears

Source: http://www.nationalstereotype.com/german-stereotypes/

Getting Germanized or Simply Adapting?

“You’re such a German now”. After hearing this for n number of times now, I guess it’s time to write what I have actually adapted that makes my friends and acquaintances think that I am such a German now. Preferring beer over other alcoholic drinks…? Looking for origin of products and buying what seems to … Continue reading Getting Germanized or Simply Adapting?

The Talk

"I can shake off everything as I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn." - Anne Frank Friend. Friends. Friendship. Fun. Forever. Or is it? Nothing is forever. That's established. Change is the only constant. That's known. So why does it hurt then? I've shared my experience and feelings with family, living away from … Continue reading The Talk

A fresh beginning or an improved past, 2017!

"Each day teaches us something and each person in our life is for a reason..." Another year has flown by and before we know it, we were celebrating new year and hoping for a better year now... The thing is, there is no better year. Each year brings a lot of lessons, memories and teachings. … Continue reading A fresh beginning or an improved past, 2017!

Indian stereotypes or simply generalization? – Part 2

"People are much deeper than stereotypes. That's the first place our minds go. Then you get to know them and you hear their stories, and you say, 'I'd have never guessed.' " - Carson Kressley Firstly, thank you to all the readers and sharing your views, experiences and opinions on the part 1 of this … Continue reading Indian stereotypes or simply generalization? – Part 2

Indian stereotypes or simply generalization? – Part 1

"We shouldn't judge people through the prism of our own stereotypes" -  Queen Rania of Jordan It’s been 2 years and 5 months since I have moved to Germany and finally after these 890 days to be precise, I believe that I could summarize and give my opinions on some things that I have (and … Continue reading Indian stereotypes or simply generalization? – Part 1

Blue Card in Germany – Application Procedure!

"Accurate information can be a key part of motivation - Mary Ann Allison" Information can be found in so many places, but the right and complete information in one place might help more in times of need. Procedure to apply for blue card can be found on many websites but I promise to make this … Continue reading Blue Card in Germany – Application Procedure!

Challenges for international students: How to overcome the hitch!

"Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful - Joshua J. Marine"   Dreams, aspirations and increased pace of globalization makes it easier for students to bag an opportunity to study abroad. Studying abroad is often associated with better career opportunities and higher pay scale. Many students at their … Continue reading Challenges for international students: How to overcome the hitch!