Tag Archives: Religion

Jai Hind.

Jai Hind is Indian for Long Live India. I have been extremely cynical about my country’s political and bureaucratic leadership and have mixed feelings about its armed forces. Mixed in the last case because while by and large they are … Continue reading

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Modern Systems And Affirmative Action.

A casual chat with a friend on the kind of questionnaires that one is asked to fill in now a days for various purposes reminded me of this story. My friend had trouble when she refused to fill in a … Continue reading

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The Calling.

Magpie 11 commented on my post THE MOST DANGEROUS STAGE IS RESPECT “…some one said there is too much Me me me…surely that is what blogging is about?” Exactly. This is a BLOG, short for Web Log, or a diary … Continue reading

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The Goddess Of Garbage.

I request my readers to bear with me a while before I come to the main subject matter. Firstly, this post on Faith has to be read followed by another one on Ganesha. The main thrust on both the posts … Continue reading

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An Outraged Friend.

On Sunday, a friend who makes a monthly visit to me to let off steam and to recharge his batteries, inevitably on Sundays when he has his weekly off, came over to rant about his latest outrage. My friend, let … Continue reading

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Hell-Two.

The purpose of this post is very simple. My earlier post on ‘Hell’, has taken a life of its own and the comments and responses are showing no signs of abating. At last count, there were fifty five comments on … Continue reading

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Religion/Spirituality

Ashok, the youngest of the quartet on this Friday consortium binge, for all his youth, chose a topic totally unexpected from him. I hope that this post comes up to his very high standards. The other two, apart from me, … Continue reading

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Is it your dream life?

There is a wonderful blog called A Deaf Mom Shares Her World which I strongly recommend to all. This blog is full of such amazing stories about a family of deaf people and what they do. In the latest blog, … Continue reading

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