Category Archives: Heroes

On the Passing away of another Stalwart…R.I.P Professor P.Lal

Professor P Lal passes away 4 November 2010 statesman news service KOLKATA, 4 NOV: Teacher, poet, translator and publisher ~ P Lal (in picture) died at a city nursing home late yesterday. He was 81.Born in 1929, he joined St Xavier’s … Continue reading

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On The Awesome Land Of Tor’BleDnaM..

Benoit Mandelbrot A Tribute: Benoit Mandelbrot Developer of fractal geometry dies at 85 in Mass. The Associated Press CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Benoit Mandelbrot (ben-WAH’ MAN’-dul-braht), a well-known mathematician who was largely responsible for developing the field of fractal geometry, … 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 2004..in fact 1980, Los angeles (?) was our last gold in hockey … 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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