Tag Archives: Calvin and Hobbes

The Grass Grows By Itself.

My readers know by now that one of my favourites sayings is the Zen one “Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes and the grass grows by itself.” Now my favourite cartoon character reflects the same thought in different words!

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The Third Eye.

This photograph is of Swami Dandapani. No, I am not a Sales Agent for him but am posting this here to illustrate something else. If you were to ever meet me in the mornings when I am at Pune, you … Continue reading

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Disagreements.

“If two people constantly agree with each other, then one of them is useless; but if two people constantly disagree with each other, then, both of them are useless.” ~ Japanese wisdom. I came up with the topic for this … Continue reading

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How Not To Be Popular.

If yesterday was all about being a social butterfly, today, we take another look at a remarkably popular phenomenon.

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Where Time Stands Still.

This morning’s The Hindu had this very interesting article about the clock towers in many places in Hyderabad. Hyderabad for those who do not know, is the home town of my late wife where our son was born. I have … Continue reading

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Monsoon Revives.

That is our garden enjoying the rain just a few minutes ago this afternoon. Monsoon has been playing truant and we were facing a drought situation till just a few days ago. The met informs us that the deficit registered … Continue reading

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