Today is the visarjan day in Mumbai … estimated: 1,20,228 lac Ganesh idols; 43,000 security personnel; 50,000 volunteers…– source: midday and this is Mumbai’s pride : Lalbaugcharaja , over 40 feet in height : Ganpati Bappa Morya…
According to today’s regulators and bureaucrats, those of us who were kids in the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s probably shouldn’t have survived.Our baby cots were covered with brightly coloured lead-based paint, which was promptly chewed and licked.We had no childproof lids on medicine bottles, or latches on doors or cabinets and it was fine […]
Indian tradition has the local new years, generally a celebration of abundance and plenty in our harvests…Today is Vishu, the traditional new year day of Kerala, from where I hail…We keep a spread of all pulses, rice, fruit , vegetables, gold and silver, family heirlooms etc in front of a mirror and our deities overnite […]
was recently watching the build up to a popular singing or should i say , performance competition programme…it left me speechless with all its outflow of negativity…superficial pats on the back, crocodile tears and so much more….are the judgtes competent as people handlers, i wonder…so much injury to psyches, so much hurting and abrasion in […]
when we think air india or indian hostesses, what comes to mind more often than not is cribs and complaints, almost habitually….read an interesting first person share on a fellow blogger’s site…check it out…http://sigmund007.blogspot.com/ ……humans make all the difference, beyond roles and definitions….