Monthly Archives: August 2004

On flaws in my writing style…

Someone, after reading my blog feedbacked me to say that I had a proclivity for long and complicated sentences( pity she didn’t leave a comment on my blog ..:(…), and on reflection , it’s true…my sentences tend to be super … Continue reading

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This just in…

Just watching the news parallelly as I check my mails and there’s this snippet on NDTV India about those irritating bhajan singers, nay, tuneless non-bhajan bawlers, in Mumbai locals… these guys honestly, don’t realise how much they irritate the mental … Continue reading

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Independence Rock..and I couldn’t be there!!

Independence rock is happenning at Andheri ..yesterday and today..and i won’t be there…I’ll have my lazy roommates and odd working hours of other friends in mumbai to blame…

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Sesquicentenaries, in passing…

As a COEPian, I’m often distraught at the necessity to change the name of my alma Mater from COEP to PIET ( yes, my venerable college now goes by this moniker) but, I can see several advantages to this uncomfortable … Continue reading

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Comments Invited

Hmmm…. I was on the verge of suicidal tendencies on account of not having even a single comment posted by “friends” who “claimed” they visited my blog and tried to post comments but “failed”…. Apparently the “…double quotes…” are unnecessary, … Continue reading

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India’s olympic Gold….

No… before you descend into raptures of orgasmic pleasure, or spasms of intense disbelief…let me state categorically THAT WE HAVEN”T WON EVEN A SINGLE GOLD YET AT ATHENS fact 1980, Los angeles (?) was our last gold in hockey … Continue reading

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to You I have to ask, Was light and shade both your task? Could it perhaps have been but light? No?…like a blinding aspect of the sun, You’re saying it would be darker than the night Then,pray tell,why not shade … Continue reading

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On Genius & humility,Empty TV and ageless love

The true essence of a genius is accepting lack of knowledge, accurately defining the boundary of one’s world view, and trying to expand the perimeter of that boundary; which implies an innate willingness to learn…Or as one student of mine … Continue reading

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Congrats to Dorli,Kates,and Ankoos Boy..

Dorli, got thru to PUMBA (but not only bcoz the dude is SC) probably eyeing the IIMs later this year ,well byesht luck!! wud Kates and Ankush I guess, they’re headed to Sydenham & Welingkar respectively…I’m at Bandra at Ankush’s … Continue reading

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On MTV and their roadies too!

Was at the MTV roadies 2 audition in mumbai yesterday… VJ sophie and last year’s roadie dude RannVijay were there…Sophie kept asking the crowd “hai dum??” and people were shouting yes like crazy, and then the noise wud die down … Continue reading

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