Chryselle D'Silva Dias

Chryselle D'Silva Dias is a freelance writer based in Goa, India. She has written for Time, the BBC, VICE, Marie Claire India, and Guardian Weekly, among others. Visit her at

The Fight to Shush India's Booming Festival Season

The most celebratory months tend to be the loudest.

The Typewriter Industry Is Still Hanging On in India

A small repair shop in Panjim has tinkered with the machines for over four decades.

In India, a Religious Tradition Seeks a Green Makeover

During the annual Hindu festival of Ganesh Chaturthi, millions of icons of the god are submerged in Indian waters. And that’s bad news for the environment.

Why These Kids Staged a Play About Pollution

In an Indian village, a children’s theater project leads to better sanitation.