Category: Life

Much better than MJ

Simply couldn’t resist posting this. This guy is much more than Michael Jackson, may he rest in peace. Checkout the video. His moves are amazing. This guy is said to be much more than MJ.

I Stole a Deal

21st August. I bought my first LCD-LED 40” TV. I was happy. 27th Sept. I made a deal of my life. I was as happy as ever would be. So what was the deal? For that, I need to start from the beginning…waaaaaay back!! It was 21st August and I decided that enough was enough.

Farewell to the Ganesha

After pampering him for 10 days, Mumbai is finally ready to bid adieu to their favorite lord, the Ganpati, on the day of Anant Chaturdashi. The slogans, “Ganpati Bappa Moriya, Pudhachya Varshi Laukar Yaa”(O lord Ganesha, come again early next year) will be in the air the entire evening. In the evening, all the Ganesh

Fake Free Gift Offers

Few years back when I was sailing as a marine engineer, a colleague on one of my ships had bought a laptop from the USA. It was the thanksgiving season and the stores there were brimming with free gift and discount offers for most of the products. A core 2 Duo laptop was an object

Sighted the Bramha Kamal

Botanically called as Saussurea obvallata, or the Bramha Kamal as we call it, is a rare sight in it bloomed state. Named after Bramha, the Hindu God of creation, this night blooming flower with a once in a year appearance is said to be an indication of an auspicious event. People in India believe that

Digital Odyssey

“Press the shift key and the * key together. Then press the Space Bar once. Now type out the word BASIC. Press the Return key and then the break key”. Those words were the milk on which I begun my nourishment in to the digital world. The year was 1992. The Gulf war was on.

The Aftermath

17 souls lost? More than 130 injured physically, more psychologically? Was this a déjà vu of 7/11? Rewind back 5 years and 2 days. 11/7/2006 the date. 11 minutes 7 bombs, the attack. For them it was a number game. But for the 209 killed, it was the day they didn’t meet their family one

Treasure Trove down South!!

Who says we are a country full of poor. Just look at the vast amount of wealth, and I mean legal wealth owned by individuals without being involved in scams and without having any corporate links. If you have been following the happenings of past few weeks, you will be amazed to know the amount

One Summer Night……..

As the title suggests, it was one summer night. Just one like this one today. The only occupants of out two-storey house were me, my wife and my younger brother. My parents were out on a 15 day long tour, and I was the “Man of the House”. Things were going on smoothly, with we

Ash Wednesday

Today is the Ash Wednesday. Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of the Lent period, is a day to express mourning and is a day of repentance in the Christian calendar. Today, Christians all around the world will have their forehead smeared with the sign of cross, made from the ashes of the palm leaves