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Culturalist | Interfaith doctoral studies at @uwtsd | Program Head @GoodPitchIndia | Editor, Culture Wire | Words in various publications.

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Joined Twitter 3/18/11


Helpful. (Take it from someone who wants to change the world without ever having to talk to anyone. sigh) https://t.co/cn9SU3MPgt @SloganMurugan This hand not in glove is going to haunt me a long timeoof, my heart https://t.co/9UiKmxwBs31/ We have a very poor understanding of privilege in India. This has far-reaching effects on the products we design… https://t.co/wUUQ36Ck3H
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳 @ConradkBarwa Most grateful! Thank you for taking the trouble. :))Do you need an editor? I’m offering my services in exchange for donations to #CycloneAmphan relief efforts. I’m ver… https://t.co/as4UNdCMuV
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳 @itsNiravMehta Noted.Bombay has no such worries. Sigh. https://t.co/veekO5Tgvr @Tanweeer Seen it. Wasn't too impressed there either.Dear Twitter, I seek your help as a daughter desperately trying to find my mother My mother has been missing for 5… https://t.co/Yx1zboWtNH
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳 @ConradkBarwa That would be lovely! @GILLESDENIZOT Haha, true that. Also open to suggestions from Prime and Disney/Hotstar, in that case. :) @ConradkBarwa Ah. Most interesting. Asked because I happen to be writing a paper on interfaith relations among Abra… https://t.co/OWc3abeO7e @GILLESDENIZOT I love the sound of these. Which streaming platform? @ConradkBarwa Um, what's the source of this image, please?PSA: Love on Netflix is nice-ish in parts but overall, super lame. I need some nice romcom-ish thingies in my life. Anyone? @lucidillusions_ Ah yes, that too. I couldn't quite decide what to ridicule there @CruciFire Hyuk hyuk. It's like Donald Trump is the personification of this collective American/white people's stupidity.Just how did white people manage to colonize anything, da? https://t.co/7OaUdjBycwRT when you see it. https://t.co/oOSdyeA0y1
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳 @Vaishnavioffl Such a stunner!#jobs https://t.co/nEVZp9ZEhzif we only keep one thing from this pandemic, i hope it’s priests with water pistols https://t.co/2LNCjqEFtc
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳 @_The_Shubhster_ @itsNiravMehta OMIGOSH, this is unreal!
5/26
2020
#IFthings Word of the day THEOLOGOUMENON: A theological statement/concept that lacks absolute doctrinal authority… https://t.co/kcoer7Wtw8 @sarvatathagata Hai na? I've wanted these a long time and to actually have them suit my face was a little miracle!… https://t.co/8QpYYFWf8O
5/25
2020
@arziyaan Aapko bhi! :)) @NotMengele kahaan sir? how is anyone ever going to complete with the absolute worst the universe is doling out rn?If you made orange versions of these, you'd have excellent prospects here in India, Hannah. [But jokes apart, the… https://t.co/0NykQXaTD9 @ikhan77 In advance, then. :) Love to your kiddos.#IFthings Word of the day FIDEISM: The doctrine that knowledge depends on faith or revelation. Epistemologicall… https://t.co/nt8PwDFvZn @ikhan77 But thank you and MORE importantly, Eid Mubarak! @ikhan77 I'm not waiting for it. 🤷🏻‍♀️These clear framed anti-glare glasses are the first thing I ordered after the partial lockdown lift, and I reckon t… https://t.co/z5GQUnfmlkFriends who wish to contribute to the emergency relief efforts in West Bengal, after the devastation wreaked by… https://t.co/FVeZ2wSzNx
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳 @PanditUvaach There is a personal context to this, but never mind. @Joydas https://t.co/GOyaZETIFP @PanditUvaach What is this unnecessary exclamation and intrusion for, Mr. Pandit?This scene from Kite starts at regular action movie implausibility and every couple of seconds it gets even better. https://t.co/2pn97SvqYR
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳 @GILLESDENIZOT Ref: We were watching your recorded session from last evening again. The boy is very sad and troubled. 😞 @GILLESDENIZOT MY NAME IS URMI AND NOT UMRI OMGGGGG @Poojaspillai I started by telling myself this would be till the end of the lockdown (because after that I'd be abl… https://t.co/yrB9EkXf92 @Poojaspillai I'd suggest set a small goal. A week, 10 days and tell yourself you're giving it a shot. That way the… https://t.co/B8A7GEbHpX @Poojaspillai Sigh. This really has been the last resort, no thanks to the lockdown. I've always resisted diets but… https://t.co/NJOk6oZrrKI have folks who can arrange water In #Howrah area. If you know anyone who needs, please let me know with coordinat… https://t.co/43mYP2dhXe
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳Day 5, and it's beginning to seem less difficult. I can manage hunger for longer spells and digestion has most cert… https://t.co/8nmDwH2et8 @Amit786malik Yes, any formulaic and ritual prayers - paaths and jaaps tooPersonal details of about 2.90 crore Indian job seekers have been found dumped on the #DarkWeb , available for use… https://t.co/KV6n67BVuQ
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳 @PanditUvaach :) Thank you. Just a basic pencil sketch I made that was digitally coloured. @NevaStopXplorin @minicnair No. 🙄 But people whose bodies babies have been pulled out of know exactly what this analogy means. @minicnair Giggle. That sounds gruesomecute! @minicnair :( I don't know. Tell? @minicnair Oh man. I'm not sure, but we use it to churn daal. Perhaps you do that with saambaar?In the Hindu context, a bunch of later-day texts ascribed to Vyasa comes to mind. I'm aware that Vyasa was a title,… https://t.co/mXw0A7Fvc1 @minicnair @virsanghvi Puttu!#IFthings Word of the day PSEUDEPIGRAPHIA Spurious or pseudonymous writings. [Especially Jewish writings ascribe… https://t.co/l3HpdIm6uG @Meetasengupta Adds a hug to the mix. <3My company is recruiting full-time content writers for Entertainment, Lifestyle, & Technology stories - based in Bo… https://t.co/YCbm8PuGfa
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5/24
2020
Someone has literally made a playlist for Pooja, Check out every song’s name please 😂🤣 https://t.co/4wxPAHjeur
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳Amen. https://t.co/559Iq156JaHi! We at @onefuture_india have pledged to offer 50 free workshops in areas of gender justice, mental health and fe… https://t.co/54h44BMSrr
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳🌿 https://t.co/WllrOrDhcXFrozen 2 didn't do well, but that scene where Elsa crosses the sea is uh-mazing! Streaming on Disney Hotstar+ now. @MasalaBai Menstrual cup. You must! @Ghair_Kanooni @MasalaBai I must have last used my yahoo in the nineties 😐 @MasalaBai I did tooThis stunning, deeply unsettling work by Debjyoti Saha really shook me yesterday. We’re in the middle of one of the… https://t.co/SiSuMlyYrF
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳Saudi Arabia scraps the death penalty for people who commit crimes as minors and curbs its controversial practice o… https://t.co/P1r8aN6CWV
5/23
2020
@flirtingshadows Thanks Shruti! @GILLESDENIZOT @edXOnline @HarvardDivinity Thank you, kind sir! :)Eight weeks may feel like a big commitment, but it comes with an ever bigger ME-sized endorsement. 200% recommended… https://t.co/Vy1Ao6BzwYWell designed, deeply engaging, in-depth without being inaccessible and most importantly, "humane", this course is… https://t.co/7h9sOmcZ4vThat said, every minute of my time spent on learning about religious conflict across the world and their respective… https://t.co/LxAEvXeOedIt's a fairly heavy and long course, as MOOCs go, and finding the time, energy and will to carry through with it ha… https://t.co/kI7Lnf1zHISome will recall that I had signed up for this 8-week @edXOnline course on "Religion, Conflict and Peace", designed… https://t.co/V17StDfXI7.....and it's done!!! The free version of this MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses) doesn't come with a certificate,… https://t.co/p2FkEddcas @abhishekloy Hi Abhishek, I'd responded to your email last evening about getting on a call about the design assignment. Please check.Hello Twitter, Please do your magic. Looking for hiring of a journalist (investigative / political reporting), lawy… https://t.co/0OqHMIlmuC
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5/22
2020
@KadakPao Yes, apparently. @Nomadographer Ah, would make sense! @BeingChatterjee hehe, I'll take that :) @BeingChatterjee Accha, do you kids call villainy swag these days? @BeingChatterjee Haha, okay. This one I know (and kinda predicted). @BeingChatterjee Not that I'll get the context but!Our story today: Did you want someone to read all the PIB press releases on PM Cares and tell you at least what is… https://t.co/323Ia4ODrH
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳Has the mystery of yesterday's Bangalore boom been solved yet? Apparently, there was a similar one in Gwalior last night.#writingcommunity seeking pitches related to PRIDE. unique angles, lists, tips, etc. 1k words, $200. email in bio.
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳An entertainment/lifestyle journalist in Bombay with 10-years of exp in print & digital has just lost her job with… https://t.co/sFQb1qtyZE
Retweeted by Urmi Chanda 🇮🇳 @shirinmehrotra You're right. That was my Bong self thinking.I'm the messenger here, of course. I'll be forwarding all shared portfolios to my employer and based on who they ch… https://t.co/HrkifdeRL9 @PennyLooney I see. I'd never heard of this before. Thanks Prerna. Will read up more.To be more specific, this is the design reference. Looking for a smaller version of this kind of report for the sam… https://t.co/Fjw5VS6RaY @amoebakdotco Hello, could you please share your portfolio/ work samples with me on urmi[dot]chanda[at]gmail[dot]com @PennyLooney Huh? @K1llustrator Yes please. Specific examples of report design work would be more helpful @anushree_das Please write to me on urmi[dot]chanda[at]gmail[dot]com @K1llustrator I know you've shared your work with me before but remind me if you've done corporate reports and if y… https://t.co/wkmx7Cdt2F#paid #gig Small (pandemic) budget, but I have a #design job for anyone who might be interested. A 40-page program… https://t.co/1MVOdswaAt @moonsez Aiyyo. It is derived from Kesh i.e. hair. Also a popular name of Krishna. You're breaking up the word in t… https://t.co/sZycOLEomZ @Ghair_Kanooni https://t.co/Uj5IjOyAqo
5/21
2020

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