Articles by Viswanathan Sridhar

Viswanathan Sridhar is an architect, fascinated by people and their spaces. He curates urban livelihood stories on Instagram & Medium in the name of Urban Narrator.

It is a bright morning. My mind is filled with optimism and plans, even as I watch my mother carry on with the daily chores all by herself. Almost all of the work that goes into running the household is performed by my mother; others in the family do not share the load. A profound sensitivity dawns, catalyzed by my own consciousness and on realizing that the entire work is performed by the only woman in a family of five for the house to even function. After completing all the regular chores, she sat down and that is when I…

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