Planning 2017 with the PenPositive New Year Quadrant

Every year when we come to the end of the year there is excitement. Though we know it is just another passing of time based on a model through which we create an order in the world we live, everyone likes to look at this as a fresh start. An opportunity to start fresh. Make…

Living, surviving and staying positive in the world of Super Bhakts

More than having Modi’s picture with Charka on the Khadi Calendar, what is amusing is when you see some folks hailing it as a great thing and saying even Nehru and Indira gave themselves Bharat Ratna so why make an issue of this.. Doing something to highlight oneself while they are in office is never…

Bangalore Mob Molestation – A Male Point of View

Much is being reported in news over the Bangalore incident on New Year’s eve when women were molested by mobs of men. There is public outcry, insensitive comments by politicians, some arrests and shame (not for women but for the men in the country). I don’t want to use this post to vent my anger but…

To Pakistani brothers who delight in badmouthing India

A few weeks back I saw a post on the wall of a Pakistan born American who shared a picture of people living near railway tracks in India and I replied on the post saying that similar scenes can be seen in many developing countries including Pakistan and highlighting an image like that to show…