Of Mahatma Gandhi & Independence

Yesterday, on the eve of India's Independence, I saw Richard Attenborough's 1982 Oscar nominated movie 'Gandhi'. It was the 1st time I had seen the whole movie after becoming an adult. I loved the movie. It was a reminder of all the history I studied back in my school days. Back then history was 1 … Continue reading Of Mahatma Gandhi & Independence

TV Shows

There was a time when I was sick of the television.....the quality of the TV shows made here was really bad ! Back here in India, they make shows catering to the family audience....or rather the 'housewives'. No...you shouldn't imagine something like 'Desperate Housewives'. The shows here usually revolve around a family.....which breaks apart after … Continue reading TV Shows

The Blood Donation Guide

Its the begining of the year 2010...As per the Chinese Zodiac we are nearing the end of the Year of the Ox...to be succeeded by the Tiger (from Feb 14). Blood donation is a noble generous act.....something which I always approved but never participated in.....I think the fear of the needle held me back. As … Continue reading The Blood Donation Guide