Monthly Archives: October 2009

Weather And Emotions.

This post is the Loose Consortium Bloggers’ Friday post when Ashok, Conrad, Grannymar, Magpie11, Marianna, Maria, Gaelikaa, Helen, Judy , and I write one post each on the same topic. Please visit the other blogs too to have different views … Continue reading

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Being A Woman – II

Since writing my post “Is Being A Woman All That Difficult?” another very interesting article, this time by Ruth Marcus in the Washington Post has appeared which too is worth reading. Ruth’s comment about President Obama had me laughing for … Continue reading

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The Joy And The Punishment.

The joy: Now, the punishment if this guy got caught driving in this condition in Singapore. The second clip is an amazing video which was sent to me by my brother Barath. This shows what the Singapore Police do for … Continue reading

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Is Being A Woman All That Difficult?

Many readers of this blog are women and also from the West. Recently some intriguing oped pieces have been appearing in many publications, including venerable ones like the Readers Digest on some of the problems faced by women, even today. … Continue reading

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Heroism – II

I refer my readers to my post “The Complicated Me?” The book that triggered off that post, is “The Denial Of Death” by Ernest Becker. The book arrived today and I regret that it did not arrive yesterday. The book … Continue reading

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Himalayan Retreat.

My young friend Sandeep has written this guest post for the benefit of those readers who had commented on the post about my eventually migrating to Sandeep’s resort and becoming the resident Swami. Without much ado, here is his guest … Continue reading

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Heroes.

This post is the Loose Consortium Bloggers’ Friday post when Ashok, Conrad, Grannymar, Magpie11, Marianna, Maria, Gaelikaa, Helen, Judy , and I write one post each on the same topic. Please visit the other blogs too to have different views … Continue reading

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Book Lovers Unite.

A dear friend, after reading my post on my collecting books could not resist the temptation to send me this message. “Confucius say…. If you can’t find the book you want You’re probably shopping at the wrong shop.” To illustrate, … Continue reading

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Man Descended From Monkey.

This post is likely to raise some shackles. If proof is needed that man descended from monkey, India can now offer such proof. Just have a look at this video and you will be convinced like no evolutionist will ever … Continue reading

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Obsession With Asian Women.

I just love the ‘Independent’. It gives me great inspiration to write about topics that I normally would not consider writing about. Just read this wonderful bit from a reader to Indy’s Agony Aunt, Virginia Ironsides. Firstly, her name has … Continue reading

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