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Automat(t)ic

When i first saw Automatic as the prompt from Daily Post, my mental spellcheck marked it red. Whenever i use that word, i end up typing Automattic  .. if you wonder how i turned that way or wish to spell like me .. Work With Me!  

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Poetry

Love my Nation, Wary of Republic

I love my nation but of the Republic i am wary. Secular its written, but actions and laws contrary. Civil liberties suspended during emergency To which the Supreme Court approved Was this the promise of democracy that the Republic got us moved ? We are one Nation indeed! But the Republic needs to introspect. If Constituents […]

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Call of the Wild Side – Kanha National Park

I had a wonderful trip to Kanha arranged by a Naturalist Shrikant Undalkar. Sharing some photographs via Google here

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Flawed view of Demonetization by Harvard Profs

I read the article on Washington Post – India just made a big mistake with its currency ban Authored by Harvard Profs – Lawrence H Summers and Natasha Sarin. Based in India which has been the worst victim of black money, and an earlier corrupt regime under Ivy-educated ex PM  and ex FM, I find […]

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Strapping up for the roller coaster in 4 minutes

Here i am, waiting for my Training as a Trial Happiness Engineer to begin in about 4 minutes. The feeling is exactly what you have when you are next in turn for a roller coaster ride. You are waiting at the entry barrier. The empty cars are in sight rumbling down. You are with a […]

Passing Thought #1

Life is indeed a fairy tale. Dont expect just tooth fairies with their blessed spells.You will have witches and goblins to dodge as well.

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Micromax Ignite LPQ61408W – First hand review of slim and light laptop

I have been an ardent ‘collector’ of laptops. If you dont know what i mean, my friends and kin will tell you more about it. I was looking for a light and slim laptop, since the older ones were taking toll on my back while travelling. While i was waiting for a good second hand […]

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Aaj Jaane Ki Zid na Karo

I fell in love with this song when i first heard it via Shankar Tucker‘s arrangement. His coveted Shruti Box album has many more great curated gems.. Lyrics of the song can be found Here – Lyrics of Aaj jane ki zid na karo (thank you Manjusha) Here’s Aaj Jane ki zid na karo from his […]

Shankarabharanam – alaap

I had recorded this longtime back on my laptop, blending it with Tanpura track. My all time favorite 🙂

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A new beginning

I had my WordPress.com account for a very long time. I blogged sparingly on nagpai.blogspot.com – my blogger site and nothing at all on the WordPress.com site. Most of my energies were devoted to my community site – RadioIdli.net, and subsequently towards building a good list of client websites using self-hosted WordPress. Off-late i have […]