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Ananda Krishnan

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My name is Ananda Krishnan. I graduated from Mahatma Gandhi College, Trivandrum and did my post graduation in Pondicherry University. I had worked as an intern at Karunasai de-addiction centre and psychopark, Trivandrum, Childline collaborative office DBVeedu, Trivandrum and State Institute for Mentally Challenged, Trivandrum. I also worked as a volunteer for some projects such as the missinglink game development project, media sensitization on reporting substance use project by WHO Lebanon etc. My hobbies outside work front include Digital art and blogging

Articles by- Ananda Krishnan

Religion: Cherubims of wellbeing or Cerberus of illness?

Though debates and discussions are rife with regards to the origins of religion, the foundations of religion, according to Einstein rested in one thing- fear. Fear of the unknown found solace in ...

Sexy enough to save the day? An overview of the psychological implications of attractiveness

It is gross to think of murdering someone for their looks. But prosecution of people just because of their looks is not a remote theme. From stories like Othello and snow white to real life insta...

Teen suicides: an overview of a rising crisis in India

Teenage is a time of chaos that arises from the discipline of childhood and matures into the order of adulthood. This metamorphosis is as intimidating and turbulent as finding yourself transforme...

7 Khoon Maaf: through a Psychodynamic lens

7 khoon maaf is a dark, wickedly humorous macabre tale about a tragic woman named Susanna and her quest for love. From Vishal Bharadwaj - Ruskin Bond duo that gave us the critically acclaimed The...

Suicide Prevention: A quintessential service for modern times

According to the World Health Organization report of 2019, India ranks 21 in terms of the annual count of suicides with a whopping 2,20,481 suicides during the year (WHO, 2019). The data showed t...

An overview of mass suicide cases

Back in 2018, the entire nation was shocked in the wake of mass suicides at the Burari house in New Delhi where all the 11 members of the family committed suicide. Similar cases of mass suicides ...