Rishta: A Short Story

Saesha Kukreja
7 min readMay 5, 2023

This post is adapted from my short story called ‘Rishta,’ which was featured in INKspire. You can check it out here.

Rishta: A marriage proposal

Namaste: Hindi word for Hello

Beta: Hindi word used to refer to son or daughter

Maa: Hindi word for Mother

Baba: Hindi word for Father

Image by leah abucayan/cnn



Saesha Kukreja

Biology Major 🔬/ Author of Quaranteen 🖋/ Avid Reader and Bibliophile 📚