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Feb 06, 2023

Ep 6: Hera Pheri

All education and science is forgotten when a young, unmarried girl misses her period. As doctors, teachers, family members and friends intervene and interpret, conjectures are made and confusion and fear aboun...

9 mins

Feb 01, 2023

Ep 5: Bhoochaal

A (social) earthquake of epic proportions rocks Geeta’s colony. A girl in the neighbourhood has eloped with a boy from another caste. The aftershocks will now be felt in every other house in the area.   “फ se...

8 mins

Jan 30, 2023

Ep 4: Shaadi, Par Kyun?

This young man has passed the board examinations, but the real challenge is to resist his family’s pressure for arranged marriage. Here’s a tale of confusions, anxieties, and frustrations that go into the makin...

11 mins

Jan 25, 2023

Ep 3: Achuki Aur Uski Mummy

The Marwari family mocks both Achuki’s aspirations as well as her mother’s lack of a formal education. Will Achuki be able to reason with them or is negotiation the only way?   “फ se Field, श se Shiksha” is a...

12 mins

Jan 23, 2023

Ep 2: Achuki aur Marwari Family

With her incessant quips and repartees, Achuki lives up to the meaning of her name in this playful narration. She is a young girl frustrated with her family and the larger Marwari Bania society. Unsure whether...

11 mins

Jan 18, 2023

Ep 1: Tum Kitna Padhi Ho

People find a way to be nosy about others’ business everywhere. But there is one question that particularly disrupts Khushi’s peace of mind every single time. Like a pinch of salt on an old wound, the question...

8 mins

Jan 16, 2023

Ep.00 Trailer of “फ se Field, श se Shiksha”

“फ se Field, श se Shiksha” is a series of 10 audio stories coming from the lived experiences and imaginations of education in rural India. Each episode offers a different take on education and its connections t...

2 mins

Oct 20, 2022

Bolti Kahaniyan: Ep 5 Dayi l बोलती कहानियां : भाग 5 दाई

In this series, we bring you gender stories from Nirantar’s archives as well as from the Hindi fictional world at large. These stories have been used in facilitation by various gender groups, and are also great...

12 mins

Oct 14, 2022

Ekal in the City: Ep 4 Marathwada ka Ekal Mahila Sangathan | भाग ४ : मराठवाड़ा का एकल महिला संगठन

We have been meeting single women in small-town and rural India in our Ekal podcast series. In Episode 4, we meet a collective of single women in Marathwada, Maharashtra. What happens when the singular turns in...

28 mins

Sep 07, 2022

Tridevi – An Audio story l त्रिदेवी - ऑडियो कहानी

Remember when we thought we would always be 16? When we thought we’ll take over the world? Meena, Annie and Nayantara–‘the three girls from St. Agnes'–feel that they rule the world. They are dancers, they ligh...

26 mins