Thursday, 31 December 2009
A story heard in Kerala recently: A man who had been a coir worker all his life was struggling to maintain his family. There was no work, no money, no food. Finally he gave up all hope and decided to commit suicide.
But there was a problem there.
Wednesday, 30 December 2009
...and for those who have taken 2012 seriously, please remember that you have 2 more years to fulfill your ambitions, be happy and give other's happiness..
Sunday, 27 December 2009
I was sucking the tasty juice from the gooseberry pickle kept between the gums and the cheek. "Ready?" called I before striking the ball. The pickled gooseberry suddenly slipped when I called and nicely settled in my gullet . I dropped my little bat and rushed to the nearest tap...(.more.)...
Friday, 25 December 2009
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Wednesday, 23 December 2009
Decorating the house for Christmas is over. It looks nice, colourful. I never realized that there are so many ornamental items for beautifying a place. Each year new ones hit the market..I wonder how much money flows out of the country on this account each festival season. .
My mom's been sick for a long time, and since the last three months, she has been advised complete bed-rest to heal her back (spinal tb) and I have been... MORE
This carpet has seen it all. It has spent its life with our family and seen five generations and numerous family events. It has brushed many soles of great souls that have walked on it. (..more(-
Tuesday, 22 December 2009
I was thrilled to spot, photograph and identify the Indian Golden Oriole, a beautiful bright yellow bird today. It is known to be rarely seen in the urban landscapes as it is somewhat a shy bird. This winter migratory bird is from the Himalayan region.... (... read on)
Sunday, 20 December 2009
The power of ‘Fast unto death’, even if it is only for few hours, helps reap rich rewards has been well understood and practiced widely in our country.
Who else do you think will go on FUD to achieve their ends?
The story of an old man and his journey to America.
Saturday, 19 December 2009
Friday, 18 December 2009
The result was interesting. (see text in the red 'rectangle')...more.
Thursday, 17 December 2009
Added a couple of more pictures including this landing pix that I liked.
This is a write up about me and the Lake Amphibious Aircraft. It is more of an information page for the Aircraft with a link to see video of this Aircraft. This Blog may not be of much interest to everyone except those with an interest in aviation.
Monday, 14 December 2009
Thursday, 10 December 2009
Tuesday, 8 December 2009
Monday, 7 December 2009
Sunday, 6 December 2009
But well, this goes back a few months, and I was at my favorite haunt in Temecula, a place which is fast becoming a memory. It was the public library. After a bad week, I was trudging my way in, a little hunched as usual, not a cheer on my face and wondering if I would get the book I wanted.
"The Sun is a big ball of fire." taught my primary Class 1 "Book of Knowledge". I cannot forget repeating the sentence, "The Sun is a big ball of.... " Read a bit about it and a lot more of 'sunlightenment' and have a nice day.
Saturday, 5 December 2009
An important update about Visa On Arrival facilities in Thailand. Indians and citizens of various countries that are eligible for Visa on arrival facility can now apply for visa on arrival for free. There was a Thai Baht 1,000 fee earlier and one needed to carry this amount in Thai Baht. That fee has been waived for all till March 2010 with the aim of encouraging tourism in Thailand.
Friday, 4 December 2009
Thursday, 3 December 2009
Wednesday, 2 December 2009
(Mis) managed by : Dept. of Social Welfare
Students: 100 ( against grants received for 200 stidents)
Location: dilapidated building abandoned by its owner 40 years back...More...