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
There are some initiatives taken by people in the world which genuinely touch you. For me NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is one such event. The event is an annual creative writing project coordinated by the non-profit organization The Office of Letters and Light. (as told by Wiki). Spanning the month of November, the project … Continue reading NaNoWriMo !
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
Mystery Seekers The cry fills the air 'ideas such as these...pray dont waste my time' 'I have much work to do ...while I am still in my prime.' But there are amongst us those... whose desire to discover forever grows. Life is filled with mysteries for them No question is too boring to condemn. One … Continue reading World’s Greatest Mysteries
I an avid viewer of the Academy Awards. Its an event wherein one gets to see an array of celebrities from the film industry put their best foot forward. I never miss it since it gives me an opportunity to find out which are the top rated movies of the year + who doesn't like … Continue reading Oscars : Avatar Vs The Hurt Locker
Well...my friends would probably point to me as the last person to write on food...but I just came back from a 10 day vacation where I indulged in gorging a LOT of food.....so I figured this would probably me the only time when I would be interested in doing some mouth watering research on some … Continue reading World Famous Food
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