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Women, Movies and Manisha Koirala

Wednesday, 5 December 2012, 5:29 pm | Kamala Sarup

When I first watched "Bombay" and "Khamoshi", a Hindi musical film in which Manisha Koirala played, it touched my heart so that tears fell from my eyes and I stopped breathing. Since than, I became a great fan of her talent and watched all her performances. More >>

Kamala Sarup: HIV Engulfs The Life of My Dear Friend

Tuesday, 7 December 2010, 12:03 pm | Kamala Sarup

She was an intelligent and emotional individual. Last night, she called me on the phone and said, "I have now learnt to live with HIV". She has declared herself HIV positive and I cried all night. More >>

Those With HIV Face Other Dangers

Wednesday, 26 November 2008, 11:04 am | Kamala Sarup

Many people infected with the AIDS virus face personal peril from a different front. According to Human Rights Watch, "People living with HIV/AIDS and those thought to be infected have been imprisoned, assaulted and even murdered." More >>

A daughter's kidnapping in Nepal

Sunday, 9 November 2008, 6:59 pm | Kamala Sarup

Kathmandu, Nepal, November 07 — The daughter of my friend, Maya, was kidnapped in 2004 from the Dhading district in Nepal. I am writing to express my feelings to her, about the story of her daughter's kidnapping. She received the call the day ... More >>

When Mother Teresa Touched My Hand

Saturday, 25 October 2008, 12:13 am | Kamala Sarup

"Kamala! we must make able ourselves to survive for peace, for God." Mother Teresa repeated the statement in our first meeting which makes me to think of the real definition of life. Whatever it may be, I have learnt a lot about life due to our meeting. I ... More >>

Honoring Rabindranath Tagore

Wednesday, 22 October 2008, 9:58 pm | Kamala Sarup

I was walking in the streets with Bengali poets in Dhaka, paying tribute to Rabindranath Tagore. I saw a movie by Satyajit Ray named "Charulata" written by Rabindranath Tagore. I was very much impressed with this popular movie. It stayed on my mind. In Kathmandu, ... More >>

Seeking Peace Kamala Sarup

Monday, 20 October 2008, 11:11 pm | Kamala Sarup

Kathmandu, Nepal, October 19 — The cool breeze outside brings no peace with it. Life is confusing and has its poisonous elements. It is unbelievable that Shan Uncle could have been killed. It feels strange and lonely amidst a crowd of people walking ... More >>

Kamala Sarup; Beautiful People's World

Monday, 13 October 2008, 11:49 pm | Kamala Sarup

One lady, her name is Rita, had a degree in music and dance; she died this morning. She was old and sick. She tried to make her dance known. She tried to make her life known. She told me yesterday, she would love to go out for lunch or for dinner, to ... More >>

Mahatma Gandhi Is A Peace Man

Tuesday, 30 September 2008, 1:00 pm | Kamala Sarup

Kathmandu, Nepal, September 29 — Mahatma Gandhi is greatly respected as one who championed non-violent action. He re-wrote the meaning of forgiveness, non-violence and love by adopting peaceful means to fight for rights. More >>

Reading Shakespeare

Sunday, 21 September 2008, 2:13 pm | Kamala Sarup

Kathmandu, Nepal, September 19 — William Shakespeare's work revolves around love, life, failure, conflict and companionship. No wonder he is hailed as one of the greatest poet and writer of all times. More >>

Remembering A Nepali Woman Writer Parijat

Thursday, 18 September 2008, 3:14 pm | Kamala Sarup

When I had met a Nepali writer Parijat, I was a 12 years old. Parijat has created a sense of love, sense of relationship and sense of humanism. Parijat used to love very much to her poems. And could tolerate any pain. More >>

Bollywood Actor Dev Anand brings love to Nepalese

Wednesday, 17 September 2008, 1:57 pm | Kamala Sarup

"Bollywood actor Dev Anand has made great contributions to strengthen the relations existing at the people to people level by making some very popular films in Nepal. His film helped introduce Nepal's image in India. For the last four decades, Dev ... More >>

NEPAL:Women and Anti-poverty Program

Saturday, 13 September 2008, 1:09 am | Kamala Sarup

We are on the effort of combating poverty. Theoretically, political leaders, ministers, NGOS, INGOS and concerned authorities talked much more about our poverty and its combat and held several seminars and conferences on it. Consequently, poverty could ... More >>

There is No Respect for Womens Health, & Feelings

Thursday, 11 September 2008, 5:33 pm | Kamala Sarup

Millions of women give birth -one child after another. There is no respect for their health, body and feelings. For example most women give birth before the age of 18 and want only 2 or 3 births, but are not able to use family planning because of their ... More >>

When I First Met Amrita Pritam

Thursday, 11 September 2008, 5:30 pm | Kamala Sarup

When I First met Amrita Pritam, the first prominent woman Punjabi poet (1919-2005) it was in July, when I lived in Karol Bagh, New Delhi. More >>

Teej celebrated in Nepal

Thursday, 4 September 2008, 12:28 am | Kamala Sarup

In Nepal, women celebrated the Teej festival, Tuesday, with sumptuous feasts, rigid fasts and prayers. Also known as the festival of fasting for women, Hindu women on this day fast for marital bliss and purification of body and soul. Prayers are also ... More >>

Ravindra Kumar's Writing On Non Violence

Monday, 1 September 2008, 10:17 am | Kamala Sarup

He is Dr. Ravindra Kumar, a writer, renowned Gandhian scholar, Ideologist and a Former Vice-Chancellor of CCS University of Meerut (India). His articles are marching towards non violence and love. It is the same love visualized by Shakespeare or T. S. Eliot. ... More >>

Nepal's troubled society

Friday, 27 June 2008, 12:32 am | Kamala Sarup

Nepal's failure to recognize and treat social ills has created conditions that are not conducive to its electoral process and hamper the development of democracy. The ability of the people to make intelligent voting decisions is obstructed by their ... More >>

A Sentimental Woman

Monday, 23 June 2008, 1:42 pm | Kamala Sarup

The busy crowd of people escaping from themselves on the roads. I long to commit happiness everyday. Or, go somewhere to far away so that only my dreams and these sentimental imaginations would remain with me and may get a long relief of life, ... More >>

Nepal: People In Search Of A Future

Monday, 23 June 2008, 1:38 pm | Kamala Sarup

A desire for freedom, security and opportunity is sending many of Nepal's young people out of the county in search of better lives in India, the United States and Europe. More >>





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