The long years – Sunday Musings

Most times when you look back at a year you feel it is short, especially when compared with the stretch of life that lay in the past. And then sometimes the year is too long that even a lifetime is short to get rid of the remnants of it from oneself. And then what about…

Why I Unwelcome Modi to Silicon Valley

When I got this invite it made me think. Why would I want to unwelcome an Indian PM? And the answer was in something I cannot get off my mind… That he was the CM of Gujarat when many were massacred in cold blood in 2002. That as the CM of the state he did…

Fireballs from Bubbles

Yesterday I posted a picture of Rahi and told the story of how he gave the change (after buying ice cream) to a girl who he did not know and did not have enough money. The picture got so many likes and comments and people said how cute and good he is etc.. etc… and…

Simple Things

  Today I woke up to realize that something was changing. I was not able to identify simple things that make me happy. I am not sure if it is a problem or just a symptom. It is true that there has been some element volatility that have started surfacing recently in things I do….

You need to de-link Physical Well being From Religious Dogma

It is quite interesting to note how we bias our thoughts. How much people put their well being in the hands of religious irrationality. Recently there was a lot of hue and cry over Suryanamaskar the popular yoga sequence which was made compulsory as part of a Yoga drill in india and the solution, drop…

Favorite Indian Patriotic Songs from the movies of yesteryears

Another Republic day in India and as I sat and watched the live telecast as always I was amazed at the diversity from where I came from. To be Indian is unlike anything else in this world. So I thought I will share a few of my favorite patriotic songs from yesteryears. aye mere watan ke logo The First is…