Sania Mirza & the Indian Tri-color

A local court in Bhopal issued summons to tennis star Sania Mirza for allegedly disrespecting the national flag during a function some time back. The summons was issued by following up on a case filed by social worker under the Prevention of Insult to the National Honor Act (1971).It is …

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Indian IT Industry & The dumbing down of an Indian!!

The emergence of Indian IT Industry– The dumbing down of an Indian!! My nephew wants to be like me when he grows up. All fancy high-tech gadgets, flying around the world, comparatively richer and all that pizzazz. How I wish he wouldn’t be like me!! Who am I? I am …

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Unsolicited Calls – The Other Side of the Story

There has been enough ranting on the phenomena of unsolicited calls, I guess nowadays it is mostly a vogue to make fun, curse, and abuse it. And anybody who is anybody can be seen displaying these emotions and bemoaning what a curse this is to way we live our lives. …

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Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head…

Love is complicated and illogical…..in the sense that it’s possible for two humans to bond just because they like the same song. I remember once when this number was played…. I sat-up and almost simultaneously realized that in that room there was another, who had exhibited the same kind of reaction …

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Prayer…

One of the most profound yet simple ode to God that I have come across… “God, if I worship thee for the fear of hell…burn me in hell, And, if I worship thee in hope of paradise…exclude me from it, But, if I worship thee for thy own sake…grudge me …

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Some old emails, some forgotten notes.

I have been looking at my old emails, and I see the date stamp on them. I visualize how it was during that time. Life was good, it was competitive. There is an old saying that Time that passes is always a good time, it’s when time ceases to move …

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Perpetual Prozac

Sometimes pain can take you to the edge of numbness which is good feeling by itself…. you know the pain is there but you don’t feel it…like being on perpetual Prozac. Life is strange..well who doesn’t know that? But at times I just don’t know why things happen the way …

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Java Threads & Voyager Spacecrafts

Sometimes you know things happen, people move on, get separated, but life has its chords running. Just like threads in a java program, some of those threads don’t die or can’t be terminated. They just keep running continuously in the background, doing what they were originally intended to do. The …

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