Monthly Archives: March 2016

Of Easter Eggs And Hot Cross Bunnies

Once again, it was Lin who suggested this topic for this week’s LBC Friday post when a few of us write blog posts on the same topic. I marvel at the synchronicity of it all when I think back to … Continue reading

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Bamboo Bicycles.

I came across two interesting characters making bicycles using bamboo frames and I share both with my readers. The first one is from Ghana and this article will give you all the information on the contraption. The next one is … Continue reading

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Ring Those Bells.

This week’s Friday LBC topic has been suggested by Lin who has already written the post well in advance. Her take on the subject is very different from what mine will be, due primarily to cultural differences. My earliest recollection … Continue reading

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Neerja, The Movie.

This Hindi movie was released in our theaters about a month ago but due to various unavoidable reasons, I was unable to see it despite great reviews and recommendations from my film going critical friends. Luckily, it is still running … Continue reading

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Interesting Story About A Lawyer.

This is incredible! Please read this story about a lawyer who inadvertently got his client’s sentence reduced. Actually without doing anything, but just sleeping! Leaving that aside, the character is quite colourful too! Moral of the story, anyone?

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Paisa Vasool II.

I was reminded of a post that I wrote on Paisa Vasool some years ago when I came across this story of Mulla Nasrudin. Taking his friend and his family along, Mulla Nasrudin went to the local amusement park. Foregoing … Continue reading

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This topic was suggested by me for the weekly Friday LBC posts for this year. Quite what I had in my mind when I suggested it escapes me now and I am floundering to write something about it. “Daydreaming is … Continue reading

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Golf As Per John Denver.

This is from a 1992 concert that never made the air waves…., John Denver singing a parody of “16 Tons” called “18 Holes.” It has never been released. This should be all golfers’ theme song. When you see me tee … Continue reading

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Brilliant Humanbeings.

< Thank you Rasheedbhai.

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How To Get Attention.

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