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PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 25 February 2023 English

Love and longing are captured in this Kutchi folk song set in Bhuj. This is the second in the series of Kutchi folk songs on PARI

PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 20 February 2023 English

In times of divisiveness and hatred, a poet goes looking for the languages of love and liberty. And where else does she end up but in a gossamer of mother …

PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 6 February 2023 English

A song from this north-western region of Gujarat celebrates the people and culture of Kutch

PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 3 February 2023 English

The subsidence in and around Joshimath has led to cracks in hundreds of dwellings in the town. This poem is written in the aftermath of this disaster

PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 23 November 2022 English

A passionate debate sparked off by a minister’s earnest appeal for a common national language takes a poet back to the Tower of Babel

PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 15 September 2022 English

In his fifth and final poem in a cluster of five written in Dehwali Bhili, an Adivasi poet takes a hard look at the growing conflicts within an Adivasi identity …

PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 22 July 2022 English

Poetry in PARI is a selection of the creative expressions of everyday people. These are the voices of truth and cries for justice. The struggle of farmers, distress of migrants, …

PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 4 May 2022 English

Her life lay shredded by a bulldozer. As if the riots a few days ago had not done enough. But the wild flowers, she knows, will grow like hope from …