We came to Bangalore in October 2012. Took a rented apartment in Murgeshpalya @Rs.25K per month. As Bangalore has a trend of taking deposit of 8 months or 1 year’s rent as security advance, we also happily paid 8 months rent to the owner – Mr…..Reddy! Mr. Reddy is a well reputed builder in Bangalore. … More Waiting for Godot
Dilli-ki-Chaat! Gajar ka halwa! Golgappas! Jalebi, Rabri or Garam gulab jamun! The slim streets of Chandni Chawk –to get lost and be confused, with a medieval feel. Lose yourself to shopping in Sarojani nagar, Lajpat nagar, Khan Market, Kamlanagar, Atta or Janpath…….!!! Wander around Lodhi Garden in Sunday mornings. Sooth your eyes and eat delicious food … More Charm of Delhi
It was the Year–end of 2000. Recession period started. Aaruv completed his BE in Mechanical Engineering from a well recognized Engineering College in Assam. Not getting a good job, he decided to pursue MBA in Delhi with a hope that the BE and an MBA degree together could probably lead up to a … More Education matters….
Just remembered one incident today!!! I was waiting for a bus to go from Jorhat to Teok in a fine morning, many years back, probably, 1997-98. “I have not had food for last three days. Please give me some money.” uttered an old lady. Her age was approximately 55-56. I gave two Rupee Coin to … More Begging in bus stand
Come October, you find freshness in the air, brightness in the sky, and sparkle in the eyes of every being. The lined festivals one after another bring joviality, happiness to everyone’s heart and mind. I love this season. Autumn followed by Winter! All through the year I wait for this time. In this season, you … More Shop Style On The Go
Just raise a question – “what kind of place you wanna live in”. I bet almost all answers will infer directly or indirectly to a place with serenity, tranquility….. small dose of natural beauty, where you can escape from the stress of day to day life, feel refreshed, relaxed, get up with the melody of … More Lakes in Bangalore
Life without Mobile phones = Can not imagine! Life without Social Media = Can we think of??? China is the largest and India is the second most populous countries in the world. But the way, Facebook is picking up its speed, I am sure it will overtake these two countries and set its position … More Social Media
It was a midnight of someday, two/three years back! We were just in our dreamland; Midnight muse was about to caress us to take to her fantasy world. Suddenly, there were big bangs in our neighborhood! Some sounds of explosion. We jumped up from the bed, and ran to the balcony to see what … More No good political power
My Maahi (Aunt) and her family visited us last month for couple of days….on her (She is a school teacher) and her children’s summer vacation. She lives at Sibsagarh…yeah my favourite place. My Moha (Uncle) is the Jailer of Sibsagarh jail. They stay in a quarter in a beautiful place, just on the bank of … More Indian Railways
Life has truly become competitive. The war is continuously on… to cleave on to the rat-tortoise race, first to survive, then to boost our ego by possessing a house, a car, 60 inch LED tv, iPad and leading not only a comfortable, but also a luxurious life. We do not have enough time to visit … More Metro or Town : Which one is better?