Category Archives: Humor

One year down, saath janam to go! – Cheenus’ 1st Anniversary

My husband and I are poles apart. His dressing sense is impeccable, with his accessories perfectly matching his wardrobe. I barely manage to comb my hair every day and expect it to take the tangled avatar of a cannabis loving … Continue reading

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Reflections of a Married Indian Woman

One of the primary benefits of getting married, I suppose, is appeasing the doubts of all relatives about whether or not you intend to die alone. They are satisfied in knowing that you will also bear the same tribulations in … Continue reading

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How to Make a Delhi Man Fall in Love with You

1. Wearing Makeup that can Withstand Billions of Dust Particles Indian beauty companies have a whole range of products to lure women which are, in turn, promoted as means to lure men. Whilst it is good to be natural, it … Continue reading

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My First Time Watching Porn

Caveat Lector: This post contains content for mature audiences with a tadka of humor. If you are uncomfortable reading this, I recommend hiding in a cave where there is no wifi. If there is one thing that makes us all … Continue reading

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A Simple Guide on Going to a Club as a Woman

Note: These tips are listed from the viewpoint of an Indian woman but they may apply to women in any part of the world. If you live with your parents, make sure you have a ready blueprint of your home … Continue reading

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The “Funny” Thing About Men and Women in Comedy

At some point in my sober life, I aspired to be a stand-up comedian. It was around the same time Russell Peters got famous and I realized there is an audience for hairy Indians on-stage. With decent exposure to Delhi … Continue reading

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Common Phrases Heard by Indian Women of Marriageable Age

Below are real quotes that I or my girlfriends have been witness to. “Marry because the boy’s family is well-off” I once met an aunty who repeatedly told my mom about how many plots of land they own in Delhi. And … Continue reading

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