An old one, but nonetheless an excellent example given the football season! Never lose hope until it's over… Never celebrate too early…. Never leave your place before job is over…. Watch a perfect example…. It was declared as a Goal.
Being caught talking to yourself, especially if using your own name in the conversation, is beyond embarrassing. And, it’s no wonder — it makes you look like you are hallucinating. Clearly, this is because the entire purpose of talking aloud is to communicate with others. But, given that so many of us do talk to … Continue reading When Your Subconscious Speaks To You, Just Listen
I have been toying with the idea of writing a book for some time…. However, I find it so difficult to come up with an idea, let alone a story! So, this is just a trial run… Here goes… When Gautam had come to US to do his Masters in Computer Science, he was chasing … Continue reading Outsourcing And The Desi Dream
We first visited Nagpur as kids, on our return journey from Delhi during the winter holidays. Nagpur was a stopover, so we got to spend a day or so, before we returned to Ernakulam.
A brief look at today's happenings in the social media! It all adds up to the same thing... Shania Twain's Optical Illusion... You are the one that I want !
Swearing has long been disreputable and in many ways still is. We sort through many words to express our frustration and none but the profane ones meet our needs. So, it just does not mean dirty words. It is entwined in social and linguistic history, and is wonderful stuff!
Gossip is saying something behind a person’s back, and what you would never say to his or her face. Flattery, on the other hand is saying to his or her face what you would never say behind their back. There is nothing that causes more harm than thoughtless, inappropriate words. The wrong words can destroy … Continue reading What Does Think Mean
Recently, I have been trying to market, or sell, my assets, or the landed properties that I possess in this wonderful state. Naturally, the best thing to do was to list them in the leading real estate portals. I did a quick write up on these properties/ villas, but what really surprised me was when … Continue reading Negative Kerala – Just A Perspective
There is always a doppelganger to take the place of people, whose presence we miss terribly. And, the trouble with families is that like invidious doctors, they know just where it hurts. Sadly, each of my friends have families. So, how do we prioritize? Families or Friends?
The Royal wedding could cost taxpayers quite a bit... But, then again, we have humanitarians in our country…. who travel around the world… I don’t know where he is today… BACK in the USSR? Jokes apart, could Meghan’s wedding look like Princess Margaret’s, dubbed the most glamorous royal wedding in history. On 6th of May … Continue reading When Harry Met Sally
Much as I hate my politics, it is sometimes so difficult to not be dragged into it, as everyone is talking about the Elections in Karnataka at home, outside, television, WhatsApp, eMails... Bloody hell, give me a break! I try to leave my Politics in The Potty... thereby my view of politics is as good … Continue reading Thought For The Day
Yep… you heard it right… the newscaster says that Tippu Sultan and Prithviraj Chauhan are sharing a Bloody Mary at Skyye, a popular local pub at Bangalore. The talk soon moved on to Mahabharat and the Internet. Geez guys! Please focus on what you guys do.
Dead Poets Society is a beautifully directed movie with an Oscar-winning story. It is an often-overlooked screen gem, and is notable for a baby-faced Ethan Hawke and an exceptional performance from Robin Williams. The plot, the performances, and the message it conveys are so meaningful, sensitive and moving that they stir within you something deep, … Continue reading The Dead Files
Now Quantum Mechanics Reveals That We Are All Truly Connected... If that can apply for many families living in the West, it should also be true in my case. Obviously, Indians believe in the universal truth that "All is Mind." That explains to the tremendous amount of wordplay in politics and the success of politicos … Continue reading The Universe is Mental