Cover Photo: Vipralabdha nayika / wikimedia
Vipralabdha nayika / wikimedia

Strains of Melancholy: Thumri and the Indian Music of Waiting

Thumri explores the dual sides of love: union as well as the pangs of separation.

that explores how South Asia’s artistic traditions have shaped his understanding of queerness.


Rajat come out.

Hello,how are you feeling?



Tu me manques—


Rajat Singh is a writer living in New York. He is working on a collection of essays on queer melancholy.