Monthly Archives: September 2011


Global warming and Climate change are two terms interchangeably used and or used to establish a cause effect relationship. I am not very well versed in this phenomenon but something that has been happening this year makes me want to … Continue reading

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The Brain.

There are some mysteries that never get solved and this is one of them. My late wife always told me that I had no brains. The endearing term that she used was “Buddhu”. I usually agreed with her so that … Continue reading

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This can’t wait for an appropriate time to post. What a lady who adopted these two boys and just look at that family. Please turn on the sound and watch and listen.

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This morning when I was sitting on my favourite sofa and solving crossword puzzles, I got a whiff of the scent of mogra. An all time favourite of ours. When the breeze is from the North West of our home, … Continue reading

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Post Surgery Prospects.

I was chatting with my lady friend currently in the USA yesterday and she was quite concerned about my forthcoming surgery and recovery and expressed her regret that she was not in India to be of some help. I asked … Continue reading

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This post is dedicated to my curry aficionado Shackman all the way from Texas, and my Singaporian friend Tilak. First things first – New immigrant Chinese cannot stand (?) the smell of curry wafting in from neigbouring Singaporeans-of-Indian-origin homes. It … Continue reading

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Weekly Recap – 10.

Saturday was a day of a house full of ardent animal lovers who came to finalise a program of action at the initiative of my son Ranjan who is deeply involved in this activity. For the first time, I met … Continue reading

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Things I Don’t Tell About Myself

Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where Akanksha, Anu, Ashok, Conrad, Delirious, gaelikaa, Grannymar, Magpie11, Nema, Noor,Ordinary Joe, Paul,Maria the Silver Fox, Padmum , Rohit, Will knott, and I write on the same topic. Please do visit the linked … Continue reading

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Another Story On Unnatural Conception.

Yesterday I wrote about the IVF baby in Pune and before I could get around to answer all the comments that it generated, I came across another story in the New York Times “One Sperm Donor, 150 Offspring.” I just … Continue reading

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Mother At 53.

Our local newspaper reports that a 53 year old mother delivered a healthy baby boy at one of the elite hospitals of Pune. Apparently she and her husband had been trying to produce a child for the past thirty years … Continue reading

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