What if we told you that even dads go through it in their own way but they are perhaps unaware of it or even if they are aware then they are just trying to suppress it.
Go ahead and have a listen to this episode and get a little peek into our childhood and the impact our mums had on us.
https://anchor.fm/popsinapod/episodes/EP-20—Mothers-Day-Special—Army-Moms-edp6e3 It was fascinating to hear them talk about their lives as kids, adults, wives and mums within the environs of the army. It’s very rare to get a peek into a life like this
Everybody has a rhythm to life, including children and this whole coronavirus country-wide lockdown has evidently upset this rhythm and their little world has changed completely. And this is one of the major reasons why we are noticing mental health issues. Especially children who are showing signs of anxiety, stress related symptoms and manifestations of those.
Mrs. Swati Deepak also spoke about creating a daily rhythm for the children, like start your day with household chores then move to playtime, screentime, etc. Then move to lunch, and some other activities and finally dinner and sleep. Because children needs consistency, it cannot be dependant on the parents’ mood.
We spoke to an activist Bilal Khan, who gave us a peek into what’s happening on the streets.
I write this on April 3rd, 2020 which is the ninth day of the India lockdown.