The 10 ‘Firsts’ of Malayalam Cinema

In 1913, Dadasaheb Phalke released India’s first full-length movie Raja Harishchandra. But what he did not realise was that he was breathing...

Will You Help Me Be A Stay-At-Home Dad?

What if the husband's unemployed, but the wife isn't? They'd shift so he gets a job, even if it pays less? Or does he become a stay-at-home dad? What'd you do?

How Parvathy Thiruvothu Is Redefining Mollywood Culture And Feminism

The year was 1930. PK Rosy, the first heroine of Malayalam cinema history, had to flee from her native after she was...

3 Words That Can Change Your Life: Ship of Theseus

No, this is not about that movie. It’s about a philosophy that should be taught in schools to teenagers. Because it can make all...

The Real Reason Why We Don’t Have Good Malayalam Horror Movies

As a child, I never got tired of my grandmother's company. And like any loving grandmother, she narrated stories...

How Mollywood Portrays New-Age Romance Better Than Bollywood

I have to admit, one has to be a Malayali to understand the nuances of romantic emotions portrayed by Malayalam actors. But,...

10 Malayalam Words That You Can Teach Non-Malayalis

Simple Malayalam words anyone can pick up easily.

14 Delicacies From 14 Districts Of Kerala

Food is an embodiment of culture and history of a place. If you do agree with me, let’s embark on a food-journey along the 14 districts of ‘God’s own country’.

What’s Lost When We Leave Traditional T.V. Behind?

Through this letter, I hope I can draw your attention to a problem that I’ve been observing for quite a while now. By the time I’ve explained it in detail, I’m sure you’ll join me in my concern and together we can say: Keep the traditional T.V. Channels alive!