Category Archives: People

Loyalty.

Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and the result of your loyalty to the … Continue reading

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The Monkey Mind.

I have known JG since 1967. We were colleagues in the same organisation till I left the organisation in 1990. Our friendship strengethened when I was posted to Delhi where JG lives and our two families too got to know … Continue reading

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Radical Empathy.

This is a remarkable article and the documentary at the end is even more so.

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Puran Poli.

I had Puran Poli for lunch today and there is a story behind that which,  I wish to share with my readers. Yesterday was Pongal for us Tamilians and Makar Shankaranthi for Maharashtrians. I am in residence in solitary splendour with … Continue reading

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Reunion.

 was waiting for this photograph to come to write this post and it has just come in. This was taken on Friday the 13th when I had gone for a reunion with my old colleagues from more than a quarter … Continue reading

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Missed Opportunity.

There is a poignant story behind the video here.

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The Wall.

Whenever some reference to a wall is made, I remember this Indian TV advertisement clip for its sheer chutzpa. The wall is apparently a hot topic in the USA, thanks to President Elect Trump’s strong anti immigration stand. I have … Continue reading

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Imagination.

“A poor idea well written is more likely to be accepted than a good idea poorly written.” ~ Isaac Asimov. As I start writing this post, it occurs to me that it is the latter that will be applicable in … Continue reading

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Family Values.

“In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” ~ Albert Schweitzer … Continue reading

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Obituary.

I just cannot help it.  I must share this story with my readers.

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