Category Archives: Life Experiences

Book Review: Sapiens:A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari

I spoke about this book in an event organised by Speak India Here is the link to my presentation on youtube Advertisements

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De-cluttering and Writing-A.K.A. The Tale Of Conquering Two Monsters

End of October is, traditionally, not the time of the year to retrospect. But, strangely, for the past hour or so, I have become rather overwhelmingly aware of the fact that 2016 has, so far, been  rather good to me.  … Continue reading

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The Great #TSBC Book Exchange Programme 2016

Originally posted on The Sunday Book Club:
Let’s welcome 2016 with a bang, shall we? Please welcome¬†the Great TSBC Book Exchange Programme 2016. ūüėÄ #TSBC is a labour of love for us and we haven’t let limited resources or our…

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Pale Blue Dot- Carl Sagan

‚ÄúLook again at that dot. That’s here. That’s home. That’s us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever was, lived out their lives. The aggregate of our joy and … Continue reading

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It will be Happier

‚ÄúHope Smiles from the threshold of the year to come, Whispering ‘it will be happier’…‚ÄĚ ‚Äē Alfred Tennyson The year 2012 ended on an introspective note. December 2012 witnessed the extraordinary courage ¬†shown by an “ordinary” girl.¬†Her ordeal galvanized Indians … Continue reading

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Originally posted on A HOUSEWIFE'S CHRONICLES:
We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today. ~Stacia Tauscher ¬†¬†When I was growing up, there used to be a joke about a child…

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Why is Fast food served at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute?

The reception area of the hospital… Burgers, pizza, cakes, sandwiches, chole bhature, pasta, chow¬†mien,¬†aerated¬†drinks….all displayed attractively. This is the place where people who are attending to or visiting the patients admitted to the premium Hearts have to languish long¬†agonizing¬†hours and … Continue reading

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Bloggers of a feather flock together at Indiblogger‚Äôs Meet

One fine Sunday in October, 100 odd women bloggers decided to¬†congregate, confer, ¬†mingle, schmooze, gab, wander, watch listen and interact¬†in person rather than online. And I was one of them ÔĀäÔĀäÔĀä This happened on 14 October, 2012. The occasion was … Continue reading

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Life is……

…..a great teacher.¬† But I have strong objections to its “Trial and Error” method of teaching. Learning from our mistakes is never easy. Life takes it role as the Teacher so seriously that until and unless we learn our lesson, … Continue reading

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Indian Railways can breathe easy now

Thanks to the roll back of the fare hike. ¬†Dinesh Trivedi¬†had¬†gone ahead and raised the ¬†fares across board claiming that this was a ¬†necessary step to raise funds¬† to not only improve the service provided by the Indian Railways but … Continue reading

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