The Guide To Surviving Malhar – Part Two – The Balancing Act

The Conclave Speaker Line-up has been revealed, the Card-O-Lates have been written (and are currently under the care of Hospi volunteers, who we hope aren’t eating all the chocolates), the AM Night auditions have been conducted and the stage is, quite literally, being set for Malhar ’15. With so much work going on behind the […]

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The Ideal Volunteer

If you thought that hours of exertion with zero monetary remuneration, a generous sprinkling of talent and a massive dollop of your time is all it takes to find yourself in the good books of your OGs, you are mistaken. Sure, all of the above might land you that elusive volunteer slot in your choice […]

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How Not to Choose Your Major

Amidst all the codswallop, this blog does give some gyaan. Occasionally. Major decisions are rarely easy to make. This blog post goes out to all of you who cannot choose  your major, letting you know that there is somebody out there who can help you. For those of you who already have, all we can do is hope you have chosen well, […]

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What to do at Malhar

IT’S HERE GUYS! After months of pretending to work, eating exclusively junk, and leaving college at ungodly hours, the season finale of Keeping Up the Kardashians IS HERE. Kidding, guise. It’s Molhur Malhar. And your trusty Malhar blog is here to guide you through the dos and don’ts of this shinding. TWELVE THINGS TO NOT […]

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Said No Xavierite Ever -Dvitiya

If you haven’t read the original Said No Xavierite Ever post…well that’s O.K., we’re pretty sure no one has. But you should read this post. Because this isn’t Said No Xavierite Ever. THIS IS- SAID NO XAVIERITE EVER ***DVITIYA***   1. Look how awesome my ID card picture is. I only have to use it for three […]

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Haaave You Met *insert department name*?

RAWWRR RAGA The Raga interview is special, because the department is largely regarded as LA’s illegitimate child, who broke away from us, one stormy, rebellious and stupid year. But like the prodigal daughter, much LAve is given to this uber-intellectual and super-useful department. In the interview, fun was had, LAve was given with OC Fabiola […]

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Morning Madness

It’s the Malhar season! No, literally. It’s always raining these days. It’s cool and cosy and no one wakes up early enough. But unfortunately, the 8 o’clock lectures still begin at 8 o’clock and the professors seem to be ready, wielding their pistons of encouragement at the crack of dawn itself. We wouldn’t know. The […]

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Kitna kool re, Conclave! :O

The Conclave department interview gives you the impression that those people don’t actually do anything. But guys, we’ve all been fooled! Their line-up arrived today and we could NOT be more thrilled with the work they’ve put in.   The list includes some very, very famous names and illustrious speakers and we are SO EXCITED […]

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Said No Xavierite Ever

We have debates: Conlave type and Foyer types. We talk, we discuss, we quote relevant examples. But here are a bunch of things that no Xavierite has said. EVER.   1. 8 am terrace lecture? Success. 2. Let me wear sober pants today…

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Write to Rutu: “Work Woes”

Rutu is Malhar’s resident gyaan-giver. But seeing as how no one in Malhar really bothers listening to anyone else, Rutu has decided to turn to YOU. Please feel free to mail in your personal peeves, academic annoyances and absolutely anything to  <la@malharfest.org>  Note: The character of ‘Rutu’ is androgynous and definitely not modelled on any of our […]

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