Monthly Archives: October 2011

Happy Anniversary Padmini And Raju.

Forty years ago this day, my sister Padmini wed Raju. Like all marriages theirs has been a roller coaster ride but for me they have always been very close relatives. Raju’s family adopted me and my late mother as their … Continue reading

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Gratitude List – October 29, 2011.

Saturday was very exciting for me. I was able to double the number of repeats for each exercise in my physiotherapy routine. A definite sign of improving physical capability. Sunday is usually very quiet, but some of my clients work … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where eleven of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic has been chosen by Grannymar. The ten other bloggers who write regularly are, in alphabetical order, Conrad, Delirious, gaelikaa, Grannymar, Magpie, Maria … Continue reading

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In the absence of adequate public transportation, Indians depend on private transportation in all its avatars, but most in number will be two wheelers in the form of motorcycles and scooters of all varieties of power and design. Pune, the … Continue reading

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Writing Work.

I got a mail from a student of Business Management in New Jersey, USA, yesterday morning, asking me if I would be interested in writing some papers for his submission to his institution as he was facing problems doing so … Continue reading

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Having been under the surgeon’s knife on five different occasions, the latest being just over three weeks ago, this video sent to me by a friend to cheer me up during my post op recovery, did its job to perfection. … Continue reading

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Corruption’s New Twist.

Ms. Kiran Bedi is in the forefront of the current anti corruption agitation led by Anna Hazare in India. Much was expected from Ms. Bedi but, alas, she has let her admiring fans down. She has submitted false claims for … Continue reading

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Gratitude List – October 22, 2011

I have decided to rename my weekly recap to “Gratitude List” with a date as, this was the original purpose of the posts. I shall post this every Saturday. Right on top of the list is that I am able … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where some of us write on the same topic every Friday. This week’s topic has been chosen by Padmum who should know a thing or two about crotchety people, as she is surrounded … Continue reading

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Meals Ready.

This will rank among the best short films that I have ever seen. It is poignant and so lifelike that I wept when I first saw it. Take your time, watch till the end. You will not be disappointed.

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