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A coffee that tasted like whiskey

I bumped into an Indian at a coffee shop recently and as usual I was thrilled at the thought of striking  a conversation to know that person and befriend him. Our conversation went like this. Me: Hi, I am Anil … Continue reading

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It is the fault of humans!

Humans were omnivorous since the dot of humanity. But then, the population was not even a quarter of today. If animals are in their natural habitats, they never reproduce so much at any time. Recently, a famous fast food chain … Continue reading

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Symbolic celebration

In India, most festivals are related to religion and religious bodies-  Hindus-poojas-feasting-fasting-temples, Muslims-feasting-fasting-masjids, Christians-feasting-fasting-churches, Sikhs- feasting- gurdwaras, Jains-feasting-fasting-jain temples and so on… So, essentially these are a combination of the wordly and the spiritual. There really isn’t the need to … Continue reading

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Driving his life to meet ends

This man drives a TAXI for his living! So what’s wrong with it? And why are you making a big issue out of it, you may ask. This man is no ordinary man. He is a PHD holder from Stanford … Continue reading

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Friends – Casualties of a changing lifestyle

I used to have many friends while in school, college and during my university days. I had made a long list of names with their contact details and kept in touch with most of them. Once when I was going … Continue reading

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Festivities in the good old days…

It was an eager wait for every festival which was marked with a cross in the calendar. Every festivity was celebrated with the same spirit and enthusiasm. In those days people knew of the religious tales that were attached to … Continue reading

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