On the first day of the year, 2016 actors of Jana Natya Manch(find them on twitter) and The Freedom Theatre(Palestine) performed a play called ‘Hamesha Samida’ related to the present issue of Palestine. The performers from Palestine, a small country neighbouring Israel flew to India to showcase the struggle of Palestinian-Arabs in Palestine. It now houses both Jews and Palestinians as the result of UN deciding to hand over the land taken care by Palestinians for more than a thousand years to European Jews to appease and pacify them.
For decades or even longer, people buy a plate of corn or other feed and offer to the pigeons who gladly accept all that comes their way. One wonders at the capacity of pigeons to eat and mate!
Majnu ka tilla (popularly known as MKT) is a tiny neighbourhood in north Delhi, but the minute you enter it, you’re in a completely different world.