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Ananda Krishnan

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Mr Ananda Krishnan is a student of MSc.Applied Psychology at Pondicherry University, India. He hails from Trivandrum, Kerala. He had worked as a Psychology intern at several institutions including the collaborative office of Childline in Trivandrum.

Articles by- Ananda Krishnan

Lose yourself to the rapper's delight: "Empire State of Mind" or "Sicko mode"?

"Without music life would be a mistake" said Friedrich Nietzsche whose words still echo through stereo sets, head sets and ear pieces each time we play a bit of mood music. Music has always been ...

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...