Author Archives: Rahil Asif

The Art of Gift Giving

Gifting is an exciting social ritual that brings cheer to the moods of both, giver and recipient. It is an expressive activity that requires artistic and creative behavior. A well thought out present can bring joy to the occasion and improves relationships. The art of gift giving is a desire to express our care and […]

History of Gifting

Celebrations and gifting may not be synonyms, but they are definitely inseparable. Any occasion or festival is incomplete without the exchange of gifts. Gifting activity is not a recent development; it dates back to thousands of years across all cultures and walks of life. That is what history of gifting really is. Gifting is a […]

5 Unique Housewarming Gifts

Traditionally held across the globe, a house-warming party or ceremony, termed as “Griha Pravesh” in India, literally means entering a new/renovated/remodeled house for the first time. House-warming get-together is generally informal and relaxing. It is simply a showcase of the house to friends, families, and neighbors. The hosts present their new home to the guests […]

The Festive Half of 2020

With the arrival of monsoon in India, the festival season is eagerly in the wanting by all walks of life. Monsoon rains not only bring relief from the scorching summers; they also begin a countdown for a lot of festivities observed across the sub-continent. The festive half of 2020 not only brings a sense of […]

Everything About Raksha Bandhan Celebrations

Indian festivals are a celebration of relationships and play an integral part in building a stronger society, both socially and economically. Although a great many festivals are observed here in India, Raksha Bandhan stands out amongst all when it comes to simplicity and celebration. This day holds more importance socially than its religious significance. Raksha […]

Celebrate Raksha Bandhan with Geek Monkey

Celebrate love, celebrate bonding, celebrate togetherness this Raksha Bandhan. Come this auspicious festival and let warmth and affection prevail in abundance between brothers and sisters. This season, tie a knot of protection, symbolize your sentiments for your siblings, express your deepest emotions and renew your vows; a brother to protect his sister from all adversities […]

Vocal For Local Gift Items

Vocal for local is a fight against the pandemic COVID-19 as well. It is an effort by the government which should be ably supported by each citizen. Let us all pledge to do our bit in contributing to the fight. Let us all promote awareness and stand firmly with the government, in its effort to […]

Be Vocal for Local

The Prime Minister Modi’s call for ‘Be vocal for local’ is primarily based on reforms agenda of Narasimha Rao and Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s infrastructure focus. The appeal to the citizens of the country is to address serious lacunae hampering India’s growth story. The weaknesses are critical, more so in the present global crisis. It is […]

Best wedding gifts for newlyweds

Wedding, defined as a culturally recognized union of two people, or a legal contract between two individuals. Who cares. It is simply an occasion to enjoy with family and friends, an occasion to cherish for life. To put it in simple words, marriage time is a celebration time. An occasion where attendance is mandatory and […]