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Baisakhi

Passionate about the sciences and the arts. A paradox who believes in magic.

21 Greatest Cricketers of All Time To Have Played The Game

Cricket. Cricket is an emotion. For lovers of the game it is almost as important as their morning coffee. It energizes them, refreshes them. Here we discuss 15 of the greatest cricketers of all time according to us. Also read: 10 Most Underrated Cricketers Of Recent Times 21. Anil Kumble For Anil Kumble, his hard […]

20 Interesting Facts About the Indian Premier League

The Indian Premier League, launched in 2008, has grown to almost be considered a festival of cricket. Every year, new talents show up and prove their mettle on the field while competing against seasoned rivals. Many talents like Jasprit Bumrah and Hardik Pandya have their roots in the Indian Premier League, later rocking the international […]

Some of the world’s most bizarre sporting events

There are countless sports around the world to choose to enjoy, but some are more obscure or remote in location than others. Here is a list of a few sports from around the world that you would have to delve deep to find out about. The Beer Mile The beer mile is a race that […]

10 Best Dating Apps in India to Spruce up Dating Experience

First off, nothing beats real-life dating. Having said that, we millennials have become so addicted to technology that we prefer most things online. Online shopping, online banking, even online matrimonial sites are doing great business. Dating is no different. The inhibitions that make us shy away from approaching people we like in real life disappear […]

Top 15 Richest Temples In India That Deserves A Visit

The temples in India have been successfully acting to preserve the rich Indian culture for centuries now. Their actions receive appreciation from devotees in the form of huge donations. Here is a list of 15 of the richest temples in India which boast a large income and are also popular tourist spots. 1. Tirumala Tirupati […]

South Asia, where Europe’s Cricket Players come from

 Source: Pixabay For better or worse, the history of cricket is a tale of colonialism and cultural mixing. The tendrils of the British Empire stretched most of the way around the world at its peak, a period recognized for the fact that the sun always shone on one of its constituent countries, regardless of the […]

14 Most Beautiful Mosques In India

India is a secular country. The craftsmanship of the Indians has always been a marvel for people from all around the world. The mosques in India are no exception. They are celebrated not just for their religious value but also for the architectural genius that conceived them. Also read: 10 Beautiful Quotes From Quran About […]

13 Best Indian Foods Every Foreigner Should Try

Indian dishes are famous worldwide due to their variety and flavours that make your taste buds pop. For foreigners who love and want to try Indian foods, here’s a list that can guide you so that you get an idea of all the different types of foods that make India the paradise for foodies. 1. […]

15 Dishes and Foods from Bengal You Should Try

If you ask someone who hasn’t been to Bengal about the Bengali cuisine, they would probably tell you about the roshogolla, the machher jhol, and the mishti doi. At the most, they will tell you about the phuchkas on the streets. The reality, though, is different. While there are no doubts about the competence of […]

12 Most Beautiful Churches in India You Should Visit

India is a secular country. Our association with Christianity dates back to 52 AD. The Dutch, the Portuguese, the French, and of course, the British have taken turns in ruling this country. Many churches have been constructed all over the country during this time. Though the rulers have left India a long time back, the […]

20 Best Bollywood Hindi Songs For Weddings & Marriages

Weddings are one of the most auspicious occasions of a person’s life. They are fun, they are emotionally charged, and they are really important. Music to play at weddings is a serious concern because the wrong choice makes the ceremony boring, and the right choice spices it up so much. So we thought, why not […]

16 Best Bollywood Rain Songs To Listen This Monsoon

Monsoon is coming! The designated season of love and companionship and… and great music! The rains bring with them purity and romance as well as memories of heartbreaks and tears. Here is a list of 16 Bollywood rain songs that you need to equip your playlist with to welcome the monsoon in style. 1. Rimjhim […]

10 Best Indian Dancers At Present That Set The Stage On Fire

So dance and movies go hand in hand, with Bollywood churns out exceptional dancers with every roll of the dice through the years that have gone by. Be it a Sridevi or a Govinda, a Rekha or a Mithun, dance has always been an indispensable part of Bollywood. It is entertaining, and it has inspired millions […]

17 Best Movies of Ajay Devgn That You Must Watch

Ajay Devgn, though generally away from the spotlight in public, has established himself as one of the best actors in the Bollywood industry with powerful performances like Bhagat Singh and entertaining ones like Singham. He has many a blockbuster as well as a critically acclaimed movie under his name. Here are some of the best […]

18 Beautiful Poems and Shayaris By Piyush Mishra That Are Heartwarming

Piyush Mishra is an accomplished actor, singer, music director, lyricist, and scriptwriter in Bollywood. He is well-known for his work in movies like Maqbool, and Gangs of Wasseypur. Piyush Mishra got trained at the National School of Drama along with the late Irrfan Khan. The versatile professional has always been open about his life and […]

10 Best Lord Shiva songs From Hindi movies That You Must Listen

Lord Shiva! The creator, and the destroyer. He is Mahadeva, the supreme God. He is Nataraja, the God of dance, whose tandava destroys everything and paves the way for new creation while the lasya natana with his wife symbolizes love and romance. We have forever worshipped Lord Shiva and tried to understand his mysterious ways […]

20 Romantic Bollywood Songs To Play To Celebrate Love

The month of love, February, is gone. But love is always in the air. It is not time to just relax and delve into your romantic mood. Sounds compelling? Well, here are 20 romantic Bollywood songs to help you ease into it. Also read: 32 Best Arijit Singh Songs To Make You Fall In Love […]

15 Famous and Relatable Poems And Shayaris By Kumar Vishwas

Kumar Vishwas has been around in the fields of Hindi literature and Indian politics for a long time now. His political career has often been muddled with controversies, but his literary prowess has never been up for doubt. And we can certainly vouch for the passion of a man who left a potentially secure career […]

16 Best Shayaris By Allama Iqbal

The poet from whose blessed pen came into existence the words “Saare jahaan se accha, Hindustan humaara” from Tarana e Hind, the national poet of Pakistan, Muhammad Iqbal, was called Allama, meaning “the most learned” in Persian. He lived from the year 1877 to the year 1938 and created a number of literary masterpieces that […]

10 Best Punjabi Movies of All Time That are Worth Watching

Punjabi movies have a special place in the hearts of movie enthusiasts, with their mixed flavour of action, comedy, and romance, and brilliant music. While some of them can be predictable, many of them also bring to the table fresh storylines and simple, elegant presentations. Here are 10 of the best Punjabi movies of all […]

12 Best Cartoon Shows in India of All Time

Cartoon shows in India have sustained us through our childhoods entertaining us. We hurried through our homework trying to make time for our favourite cartoons on television. Some of the shows have stayed with us even through adulthood. So here we are with a list of some of our favourite cartoon shows in India to […]

12 Best Hollywood Movies About Magic and Magicians

In these gloomy times with bad news hitting us every other day, we need to cling on to hope, and sometimes, magic. So today, let’s watch Hollywood movies about magic and magicians that were created to keep our magical dreams alive. Also read: 50 Must Watch Hollywood Movies Of All Time For A Movie Marathon […]

20 Best Korean Dramas of All Time That Are Must Watch

In India, Korean dramas have replaced the craze for local content in recent years in the minds of youngsters. The performances of the stars and mature storylines have managed to evoke loyalty in their fan base. If you are new to the world of Korean dramas, though, here are some shows to kick start your […]

20 Coolest Quotes By BTS That Are Super Inspiring

The Korean culture has gained huge popularity from the Millenials and the Gen Z-ers, so much so that the K-pop groups and Korean shows bask in a wave of admiration from loyal fans all over the world. Among the Korean bands, one of the most popular is the boy band, Bangtan Sonyeondan (abbreviated as BTS), […]

12 Greatest Hindi Poets of India We All Must Know

One of the most widely spoken languages in the world and the most popular in India, Hindi literature forms a major part of India’s literary wealth. Urdu, being a mutually intelligible spoken language with Hindi, is often considered a part of Hindi literature. Depending on the period of production, or kaals, Hindi literature has been […]

10 interesting facts about the Kumbh Mela

The Kumbh Mela is the biggest Hindu festival that brings everyone, irrespective of their sex, caste, creed, colour, or social status, together. Even foreigners visit India to watch the grand celebrations. This year, though, due to COVID-19 restrictions, the festival has seen a limited number of devotees. So now that the Mela is going on, […]

10 Ultimate Indian Dog Breeds You Didn’t Know About

Dogs are man’s best friends. And yet, the selection process never ends for the most loyal four-legged creatures. The upsurge seen in the adoption of foreign breeds that are represented extensively by the media has meant that Indian dog breeds are neglected and thus often face the threat of extinction. Here are 10 Indian dog […]

15 Ayushmann Khurana Shayaris That Are Absolutely Beautiful

One of the biggest stars in Bollywood at present is not a Khan or a Kapoor, it’s a Khurana. Ayushmann Khurana. Starting as a Roadies’ contestant, Khurana has indeed come a long way up the ladder and is only expected to scale even greater heights in his career. Besides his memorable roles and movies, Ayushmann […]

20 Best Bollywood Dance And Party Songs of All-Time

Before we go back to our routine of partying and dancing the weekends away, it’s imperative to update our playlists to include the best dance and party songs that Bollywood has gifted to us. Here are some best Bollywood Dance and Party songs for you: 1. Yeh Mera Dil (Movie: Don) Helen’s sensual moves and […]

 25 Must Watch Bollywood Movies on Amazon Prime Video

The lockdown has been a stressful affair, and returning to work after a long while now has only added on to that. Most of us need to relieve the stress after a long day’s work, and what better way to do that than to kick back on the couch and find a movie on one […]

15 Best Bollywood Action Movies of All Time You Must Watch

Bollywood action movies have played a significant role in taking Bollywood to the masses. From Sunny Deol’s “dhai kilo k haath” to the corner vegetable seller whose cart always bears the brunt of the brutal fight between the protagonist and the antagonist, action has earned whistles from the viewers and made Bollywood more popular. Here […]

15 Most Interesting Facts About Kolkata, The City of Joy

Kolkata, the name probably leaves a sweet taste in the mouth of most people who have tasted the Roshogolla and the Mishti Doi that the city is so famous for. However, fortunately, there’s more to the city of joy than that. Now, since we are here, let’s board a yellow taxi and take a joyride […]

15 Best Indian Web Series on MX Player You Must Watch

With the younger generation more and more inclined towards binge-watching shows on digital OTT platforms rather than watching periodic shows on the television, the popularity of OTT platforms has seen an immense hike in recent times, with popular creators and performers opting to display their crafts on OTT platforms. MX Player is one such platform […]

20 Most Underrated Bollywood Movies of Recent Times

India breathes Bollywood. We have often imagined ourselves in Bollywood movie sequences and been entertained. However, Bollywood makes a huge number of movies every year, and that makes some gems pass unnoticed by people while we are raving about another one. Here we list 20 underrated Bollywood movies of recent times. 20. Nil Battey Sannata […]

20 Top Bollywood Songs From the 90s That Will Make You Nostalgic

The 90s. The golden era of Bollywood music. The rise of the reign of stalwarts like Kumar Sanu, Udit Narayan, Kavita Krishnamurthy, Alka Yagnik, Abhijeet, and so on. The songs from that era are still fresh in our ears and the compositions bring back free-flowing nostalgia. Here are 20 Bollywood songs from the 90s that […]

20 Best Meme Templates from Bollywood Songs That are Relatable AF

Bollywood songs cover a wide range of emotions, from romance to heartbreaks, and the lyrics convey everything, from thumkas to jhumkas. This variety also makes it possible to create very relatable meme templates from Bollywood songs. Also read: 50 Absolutely Hilarious & Viral Indian Meme Templates Of 2020 Here are the 20 best meme templates from Bollywood […]

13 Viral Meme Templates From K.G.F. Movie Chapter 1 & 2

Yash starrer K.G.F. Chapter 1 had broken the record for the highest-grossing Kannada movie when it released in 2018. The period action film featuring brilliant stunts received rave reviews from the audience, and became the first Kannada movie to gross 100, 200, and 250 crores. Superstar Yash’s performance as Rocky was widely appreciated. The sequel, K.G.F. […]

10 Viral Meme Templates From The Family Man Season 1

The Manoj Bajpayee starrer web series The Family Man has had the release of its second season postponed to summer this year.  The first season of the spy thriller was a hit with the masses and  critics alike and won several Filmfare OTT Awards. Some parts of the series also tickles your funny bone with […]

10 Greatest Warriors in Indian History You Should Know About!

The Indian soil has birthed many brave soldiers who have fought, sometimes to acquire new land to expand their empires and at other times to defend their own lands from foreign invasions. Most of these people were also efficient rulers and shrewd tacticians who resolved and curbed internal rebellions and helped their kingdom to flourish. […]

10 Best Memes about MS Dhoni That Promise to Make You Laugh

Mahendra Singh Dhoni- the former captain of the Indian Men’s cricket team, has entertained us through the years with the swing of his willow as well as donning the gloves. His retirement from international cricket last year has left his fans heartbroken. Even with the tremendous amount of success that he has achieved, our Captain […]