“We are not makers of history. We are made by history” — Martin Luther King

Why study history? It’s all in the past anyway. What future can you have with it? Does it contribute anything at all to the economy and society? Usually, these are the question that are thrown at me the next minute I tell someone that I am a history student. Trust me though, I asked these questions to myself many times more than anybody else who asked me. Well, this is what I have to say for now.

Contrary to the popular belief, history is not…

Nilaya Vaidya

I was never really insane except upon occasions when my heart was touched.

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