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Meet Debarati Das, the queer feminist metalhead lawyer

I have been called “half-lesbian”, asked how I “do it”...guy friends have even wanted to watch! Initially, I used to snap at ‘em. But...

Meet Daira’s tattooed vocalist, Piyush Kapoor

“My goal is to survive as an artist, doing what I am doing and not give up, which a lot of people do when...

#MyTattooStory: How I transformed into a Goddess

"I was once told by my partner that covering my chest with ink would ruin my life and it was an absolute waste." Roaming around...

#MyTattooStory: How the love for ‘Paw’er Grooming changed her life

There is nothing more important than pets, especially dogs in this world for Poonam. Which is exactly why she chose the profession of grooming...

Meet Tanya Judge, the tattooed lady who redefined ‘Badass’ way back...

Tanya Judge is not your typical tattoo girl, going for the flower at the ankle or matching designs with her bestie. She's way more sophisticated, spiritual...

Just Badass – What tattoos mean to Bollywood’s style queen, Niharika...

"I think tattoos are always considered badass, so, I don’t think it’s a negative connotation, I think it’s just badass. You know when you...

‘A second ear pierce was acceptable. But a tattoo, ABSOLUETLY UNIMAGINABLE!’

From a young age, I had decided on two things that I wanted to do after getting my first job - a second ear...

‘Look at the lotus. Look at where it blooms. That is...

Neelu Bhandari is the perfect example of an independent stay-at-home mom. Correction - independent tattooed working-from-home woman. And this is her #MyTattooStory. Neelu has three tattoos...

Badass. Elegant. Sexy. Simple. – That’s my tattoo!

"If I were to describe my tattoo in just four words, it'd be these ones. It's an immaculate piece of work. It's everything I...

Nullum Desiderium – Do you have the courage to believe in...

Now, I have heard many people say, “Dude, I do what I do and I did what I did, no regrets man!” But I...

Pain and Peace: The contrasting analogies of a tattoo

Some people think of tattoos as ink-filled wounds, while other think of them as bandages. For Neelanjana Dutta Choudhry, tattoos are both bandages and...

The tales and trials of being India’s first tattoo collector

The concept of modern tattooing is still very new to India. No, don't be mistaken. Traditionally, our history of tattooing goes to back to...

If you think tattoos are just body art, you need to...

We always keep reiterating that tattoos are much more than just body art. It’s much more than art, for that matter. But, to explain...

#MyTattooStory: From Sketch to Ink – A story of energy through...

For most of us, doodling and sketching are pastimes that once on the pages of a sketchbook, are closed off for some time unless...

‘People have rock stars for tattoo inspiration, I have my father’:...

Snehal Sakpal never had a doubt that he wanted a tattoo; after all, his father was his rock star who had gotten inked when...

‘Think a THOUSAND TIMES before getting anybody’s name inked on your...

If and whenever you enter a tattoo studio, asking for a name tattoo, the artist will always question, "Lover or family member?" The reason why...

From being a banker to making guitars, this guy’s story will...

Not many of us feel our lives are really "sorted". For many even the definition of it isn't clear. Our job is far from...

#MyTattooStory : Of Fig trees and Dreams, one girl’s journey to...

For Divya Ramesh, fig trees held no particular importance in life but tattoos were always something that fascinated her.  At the age of 21,...

#MyTattooStory: Why would anybody want to get a tattoo done? Seriously,...

Till four years back, Jitendra Pande thought exactly that - "Why would anyone want to get inked?" From that question to as of today,...

#MyTattooStory: She covered up her husband’s memory, only to help her...

Arundhati Roy says in her book, God of Small Things, "A mother's grief grieves her but her child's grief devastates her." Antara Paul, mother...