Of Awards, giants, faces and clouds

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Rashid gave me the Inspiring blog award. To have the ability to inspire someone is a daunting prospect and I have no idea how to go about it but I (hurridly and gluttonously) accept the honour. A big thanks to Rashid for mentioning me and for the white pigeon (a word I could have never

What is the purpose of your life?

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Last Sunday, as I was trotting towards the nearest bus stand with two of my friends as we hurried to catch up our show of  Transformers:Revenge of the fallen, we were halted in the middle of the road by three young chaps. They hailed from a Christian society and were very polite. One of them

Night train to Lisbon

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Can God create a stone He couldn't lift? If not, then he isn't almighty; if yes, He isn't either, for now there is a stone He cannot lift. This book was like poetry. Sentences flew out of the book like lyrics of an old forgotten song and I secretly wished for the book to never

Cancer : A Survivor’s Tale

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I met Anjali(name changed) during my two months job related training in Bhubaneswar. She was a jovial and friendly person who made me laugh at the drop of a hat. I still chuckle when I remember her imitating Salman while dancing to "Just Chill" during the Diwali Party. After our training got over, she went

The Journey and the Inspirations

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On 29 August 2008, I complete one year of blogging. It has been an exhilarating journey of a world I was quite oblivious to, until last year when one of my friend introduced me to Wordpress through her newly created blog. Although her blog is long abandoned at present, she passed the germ to me.

Severn Suzuki and THE One tight slap

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It was the year 1992 and Severn Suzuki was a 12 year old kid. She raised money with the members of the Environmental Children's organization (ECO) and attended the United Nation's Earth Summit in Rio De Janeiro. She gave a six minutes speech there which received a standing ovation from the delegates of the various