Monthly Archives: January 2017

Raees.

I am not a fan of Shah Rukh Khan but having seen the trailer of Raees, and reading good reviews of ┬áit, I went to see it yesterday. I had another reason for wanting to see the film and that … Continue reading

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Monkey Mind 2.

As I neared the auto-rickshaw stand near my residence earlier this afternoon at about 3.30 pm, I saw that one rickshaw was stationary with a lady standing near it and chatting with the driver. The driver signalled that he wasn’t … Continue reading

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Loyalty.

Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and the result of your loyalty to the … Continue reading

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Experience.

My irrepressible nephew Jai sent this image on WhatsApp to all members of our family with the caption “The Story Of The Rajgopauls”. Incidentally, he is not a Rajgopaul. He is only half a Rajgopaul.

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The Monkey Mind.

I have known JG since 1967. We were colleagues in the same organisation till I left the organisation in 1990. Our friendship strengethened when I was posted to Delhi where JG lives and our two families too got to know … Continue reading

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Radical Empathy.

This is a remarkable article and the documentary at the end is even more so.

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