Episode 38 – When I Grow Up – Pratha Shetty

As dads we are constantly looking for content that marshals the cause of equality through gender or otherwise. When we received a mail from Pratha Shetty we were so excited about her book because we realised that such a deep and complicated topic need to be inculcated at a very young age. This is whatContinue reading “Episode 38 – When I Grow Up – Pratha Shetty”

Episode 37 – Parenting in Bollywood Films – Hindi Medium

Films are a great source of entertainment, more so, every Bollywood films. And a lot of times you learn a thing or two about the society. You can relate to the story or the characters in the film. Something similar happened to us when we watched the Bollywood film HINDI MEDIUM where a couple fromContinue reading “Episode 37 – Parenting in Bollywood Films – Hindi Medium”

Episode 36 – National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 – Bright future for India?

The new National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 is a massive update to India’s education policy. The last time a new education policy was brought into effect was back in 1986 before India’s economy was liberalised. That’s the broad framework on which our current education system rests on. 5 years in the making, it went throughContinue reading “Episode 36 – National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 – Bright future for India?”

Episode 33 – Selecting Schools

Choosing a school for your kid is a dreaded experience nowadays. There is no comfort in seeing your child grow up to go to school one day. It’s more of a race, it’s the biggest thing that you will have to do as a parent and just thinking of that destroys whatever little joy thereContinue reading “Episode 33 – Selecting Schools”

Episode 32 – Pre-School Education – In conversation with Jeetu Karsan, CEO Safari Kid India

In this episode we discuss the importance of pre-school with the CEO of Safari Kid India, Jeetu Karsan. He has over 20 years of experience across the fields of IT, advertising and education. Jeetu is an avid writer on various subjects ranging from education, business to parenting. But above all he is a dad toContinue reading “Episode 32 – Pre-School Education – In conversation with Jeetu Karsan, CEO Safari Kid India”

Episode 31 – Indian Dads abroad – UK

In the last instalment of the Indian Dads Abroad series we are joined by Nadir Pop’s good friend Sandeep Asrani who immigrated to London just a year ago with his wife and seven year old daughter. Nadir Pop has known Sandeep for close to 20 years now and if you had told him then thatContinue reading “Episode 31 – Indian Dads abroad – UK”

Episode 30 – India’s youngest single dad – Aditya Tiwari

On 1st Jan 2016, Aditya Tiwari won a long drawn struggle to adopt his son Avnish. What is so special about this case? Well for starters he was not married to begin with and the Indian law saw this as a huge impediment. The child he wanted to adopt (and eventually did) was born withContinue reading “Episode 30 – India’s youngest single dad – Aditya Tiwari”

Episode 29 – Indian Dads Abroad – USA

He has spent over a decade in the US and we really wanted to understand his journey of staying married in a foreign land, figuring our livelihood and planning to have children.

Episode 26 – Expat Dad – Switzerland

Our very first international guest and it’s none other than Peter Pop ’s childhood friend Rahul Donde. They’ve known each other since they were 8 years old and are still very good friends. Rahul is a lawyer by profession, lives with his wife and 2 year old son in Geneva, Switzerland. From Rahul we learnContinue reading “Episode 26 – Expat Dad – Switzerland”

Episode 24 – Do dads experience Postpartum Depression? In conversation with Dr. Munjaal Kapadia

We’ve all heard about postpartum blues or depression, well at least the parents have, especially mothers. Postpartum depression is something which is very relatable to mothers. But what if we told you that even dads go through it in their own way but they are perhaps unaware of it or even if they are awareContinue reading “Episode 24 – Do dads experience Postpartum Depression? In conversation with Dr. Munjaal Kapadia”