Those of you looking up for the meaning of Utpeedan (उत्पीड़न)

Here. All of these.

#UttarPradesh #India

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You can't shame people into empathy or bully them into caring any more than you can force respect. All of these things are two-way. You have to treat people well if you want them to treat you well.

So 2019 is when men were taught that Consent should be a thing. Let's make 2020 the year they learn that Instant Gratification is not a thing.

@ideasmithy @rajavm The leaves of ajwain are boiled with ginger and the decoction is used for cough and congestion. It's called as "kasai" in Konkani.

Why this #SareeStyle rant? Because I'm besieged with ads for overpriced sarees that I can see are inferior in quality, have no special drape or blouse and are pictured in impractical fashion model poses. What saree wearer lets their pallu trail on the ground, huh? Don't buy into this nonsense please.

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🐦 RT:

Openscience, collaboration, increased confidence in findings and goodwill between researchers, just a few scientific career benefits to #datasharing #openscience #collaboration #science #opendata

Just a gentle reminder, none of the major political parties are carrying on the mantle for Kashmir/Nagaland/Assam etc.
None of them are mobilising their cadre to continuously holding shows across nation against NPR/CAA/NRC.
None of them are even seen anywhere close to abolishing Aadhar or maintaining citizens data privacy.

They only want your votes and taxes. They don't care!

Gargron - So the cool part about Mastodon, right? You don't need to be on the same domain as other people to talk to them. You can sign-up on or invite your friends to:

And many others, and still be able to talk to the world / follow your friends on and vice versa.

Please help those servers grow by spreading the word about them! (And if you are interested in starting a new server, you can do that too!)

For some reason Twitter isn't letting me share these links. Can you help me spread the word? It's a compilation of ongoing fundraisers for protesters, victims, legal aid and awareness campaigns. Please share and donate!

For the families of victims in Kanpur:

For Jamia Students

For AMU Students

For mobilisation in West Bengal:

For legal aid network:

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ChowChow Social

An instance to discuss about food/art/culture/relationships/poetry/books/lgbtq+/feminism.