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Monsoon Rains.

A friend sent me these two clips to show how beautiful our Western Ghats are during the monsoon. They are also under human attack about which the less said the better. In just about an hour’s drive from my home, … Continue reading

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The Finger!

No, I don’t mean this finger in Milan. I mean this one: Please click on the image to get a larger image and zoom in on the finger to see an ink stain. I was interviewed by a young lady … Continue reading

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Seven Books That I Love. 5.

My friend Ekoshapu has thrown this challenge to me. I have to post just the image of the cover of the book every day for the next seven days to share with my readers my top seven favourite books. This … Continue reading

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Families Then And Now.

I came up with the idea for this topic for this week’s 2 on 1 Friday blog post, having recently been meeting and talking to many of my contemporaries thanks to a recent reunion of my classmates from Business School. … Continue reading

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Packed Lunch.

I am sure that my friend Megh expected me to write a blog post when he sent me this link to a fascinating story about the Norwegian packed lunch and here I go obliging him. I have not been to … Continue reading

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Short Cuts.

A happy new year to all my readers. On New Year’s eve, Ranjan and Manjiree went to dinner at a mall near our home where there is a book shop. Just as he was leaving, Ranjan asked if I wanted … Continue reading

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Reversal Of Roles.

This post has been inspired by my sister Padmini sending me this image with the peremptory comment – “For your blog”. Yes Madam, anything to oblige! ┬áPlease click on the image for a larger resolution. One of life’s inevitabilities is … Continue reading

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The Idea Of A Husband.

“At a banking conference in Hong Kong I was seated at dinner next to a brilliant young banker. She was 37 years old and enjoying a very successful career and she taught me many things over dinner about current issues … Continue reading

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Wisdom And Virtue.

“Nature does not give a man virtue; the process of becoming good is an art.” ~ Seneca.

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Spellcheck Fail!

Or is it a systemic failure? Please click on the image for a larger resolution.

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