Monthly Archives: January 2014

A Death And A Reconnection.

My sister in law Sudhira died last Sunday in a hospital in Chicago. She had been in hospital on a support system since the 18th of December. I was kept abreast of her hospitalisation and death by her daughter Nina … Continue reading

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Obsession II.

I offer this piece of news without comment.

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The Obsession.

Gillian Orr in the Independent writes so eloquently about a subject that is receiving a lot of attention over here too. I know of at least two cases of young ladies, one just starting her teen age who is more … Continue reading

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Wisdom From Mulla Nasruddin.

A friend of mine from the USA, another much younger friend from India and I are in a trialogue about Religion and Spirituality out with the blog world but via the internet. This story is something that I wish to … Continue reading

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Give Us This Day Our …………….

I hope that you enjoy reading this post on the weekly Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where six of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic was chosen by Padmum who is on a sabbatical and is unlikely to participate … Continue reading

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I have just learned that 594,629 hours is the world average of life expectancy for human beings. According to my calculations, I have already crossed that average and am on the right side of the parabola of a distribution curve, … Continue reading

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