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Thunder of Craze

Thunder of Craze

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Asawari Ingle
Thunder of Craze
Thunder of Craze
Thunder of Craze
Thunder of Craze...
\u201c...No no, I want that Pant only..\u201d , Son.
\u201cBut Beta, that Pant looks faded & old like somebody has already used it.\u201d, Mother.
\u201cOh Mom, what you are saying! It looks old and faded..! Mom, this is the quality for which we
are paying high!!\u201dS on.
\u201cBut why dear? What\u2019s the reason? Why do wepurchase this piece only when we have many
choices to select? Why should we go for that one?\u201d
\u201cMom please! Wearing these Pants is today\u2019s craze and I am not having it with me... how

shameful!\u201dS on.
\u201cCraze? How long this craze will go?\u201dFat her.
\u201cHow do I know, Dad? Perhaps for two days, two years or\u2026 lifelong.\u201dS on.

Topic may be different, style may be different but it is a very common type of conversation in recent days. Nobody knows what for it, why for it, how long it will last but almost all wish to follow the craze. After all, it is counted as a measurement of living status of a person\u2026 a status symbol\u2026 and who would like to loose it!!

All that glitters is not gold and craze is not exception to it. What is a craze?.. a

short-lived popular fashion; a fad.. .a fine crack in a surface or glaze\u2026that comes as a thunder and disturbs the culture of a person! Life of Craze is very uncertain and it can be of any thing... all living & non living things like

costumes, jewellery, education, furniture, vehicles, music albums, fashion show, sports, tattoos, plantation, pet animals and what not! Using mobiles may be need for many people but its nothing but a craze for many others. Craze of cricket & cricket players, in all ages is very well known to us!

More or less, everybody is attracted towards the Craze as its glory captures thinking ability of a person. Specially, kids, teenagers and college students are soft targets for this. Reasons are very simple\u2026 their age of getting attracted towards more & more glamorous things, their inclination towards doing new things in life and a bit liberal view towards life.

Asawari Ingle

Craze of Valentine day has gone to such a height that it becomes very difficult to even walk on roads in the evening. Although, it is not a part of our culture, I saw many guys wandering on streets on eve of Valentine\u2019s day with flowers in hand and searching for valentine! Isn\u2019t it funny? How many of us be knowing what for Valentine\u2019s day is celebrated? I am sure, if survey is conducted, surprising result will come out.

In recent years, Mother\u2019s day, Father\u2019s day, Friendship day, etc. are also celebrated in a grand
manner. Shops are decorated. Friendship bands are sold in bulk. Whole atmosphere is like a

big festival! Villages are also not remained untouched of it. Parents those are not in a position to fulfill basic needs of life, have to buy these bands for their children not to feel them isolated from group! Now the question arises, are our relations so weak that they require show off in public? I understand feelings behind all these days in Western countries. Still, if anybody wants to follow them, should understand its purpose and then go for it and that too in a descent manner, not making it as public entertainment. Atleast, relations should be kept away from \u2018Craze\u2019.

Definition of get-togethers has also changed with changing time. Drinks and smoking have become today\u2019s fashion. What one gets\u2026a time being satisfaction....of what...of all things he has done in the name of \u2018craze\u2019\u2026 a temporary enjoyment! Otherwise, so called \u2018image\u2019 gets spoiled. Interestingly, people start comments like, \u2018What! No drinks, no smoking! How old fashioned!!\u2019, \u2018Please, don\u2019t tell me, you don\u2019t eat Ghutkha!\u2019, \u2018What? Not participating in dance party at night club! Are you Crazy!\u2019. Crazy for what\u2026 not being crazy!!

Have you ever seen crazy animals? Yes! It is very true! Monkeys are found addicted for drinks & charas at some places of the country. They become uncontrollable if they don\u2019t get it. Animals are also made crazy by a group of people for their entertainment.

Unfortunately, people feel proud and ready to do all that what is mere a craze. Nobody thinks of how may affect on himself, on society and to what extent. Fact is, nobody wants to understand this. Its ill effects are always being neglected. Only silver side is seen of it that is nothing but the wrapper of the darker side!

Asawari Ingle

Credit Card is another craze that has become part & parcel of life. Influence of Credit Cards forces people to forget their purchasing capacity. Rather, their shopping (more than their demand!) to make more & more use of credit cards becomes their habit. Many times makes them bankrupt.

One of my friends has stock of credit cards and she uses them for every small thing. Why? Just because she finds it\u2019s a stylish way of paying bills! \u2018It\u2019s today\u2019s craze, my dear!\u2019 she says pompously. No doubt, Credit cards are made for use, but when? Anytime\u2026 anywhere\u2026and just for craze! Strange!!

Parents are no exception to this. Kids are forced to attend number of courses during their summer vacation\u2026 skating, swimming, drawing, music, musical instruments, etc. Providing plenty of opportunities to grow and develop at

their childhood is good but at the same time, parents forget mental and physical capability of their children to carry out all these activities at a time. Many kids get so exhausted of all these activities that they loose their childhood and feel discouraged rather being getting encouraged. Life becomes a mechanical cycle for them. Don\u2019t you feel, it\u2019s unfair? Exaggeration of

everything ends in misery!

Like every coin has two faces, craze too has its advantages and disadvantages. Unjustified it would be if one has always negative approach towards craze. Craze brings changes in life

of a person and sometimes it is must for every person. Almost all people want something new in life, some different from routine to avoid boredoms in life. Craze creates and develops interest in mechanical life and adds liveliness to monotonous life. Not only this, but it boosts launching of new products in market, may it be for education or fashion or any other

thing. Since advertises promote craze and vice versa, people obtain employment opportunities.

It should not be proper to blame craze for every untoward happening. Craze is not necessarily bad but it surely depends on \u2018which craze & upto what limit it is being adopted\u2019 It\u2019s a matter of perception, how we take it. After all, its we only who decide whether to use or misuse crazes.

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