Every day, we try to introduce you to something new. But sometimes, it is entirely worth your while to revisit the very old. Example: ‘Gore, Gore, Banke Chhore’. For trivia freaks, the movie is ‘Samadhi’—with Ashok Kumar plus Nalini Jaywant and Kuldip Kaur (as the D'Souza sisters, no less). What’s unparalleled to this day: its Mexican sombrero-meets-Japanese umbrella awesomeness. They truly do not make music vids like these anymore, sigh! As to why we’re taking this saunter down memory lane: the vid always makes us smile—and we hope you will as well.
SANITY BREAK MAY 15 2023
Rémi Cabarrou aka Roger Kilimanjaro is an art director and motion designer whose trippy CGI animations are visual ASMR that’s relaxing and immensely satisfying.
SANITY BREAK MAY 18 2023
A set of photographs are currently on display at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art—as part of an exhibition spotlighting works by female artists making statements about women in the Islamic world. Our favourite is by Kazakh artist Almagul Menlibayeva, titled ‘Red Butterfly’.
SANITY BREAK MAY 19 2023
Pakistani singer Hasan Raheem’s ‘Aisay Kaisay’ is the perfect kind of mellow to help you sail into a long, lazy mood.