पहाड़ की मिट्टी तनिक लग लन दे

पहाड़ की मिट्टी , तनिक लग लन दे जे धुल तोरे तन पे, तनिक चढ़ लन दे मैं जानू जे धुप, तोरी काया सताय जाय खुजलाय, जाय लाल बनाय पर फिर गरमाए, तोहे खूब लुभाय इस खिलते सूरज को, तोहे छू लन दे पहाड़ की मिट्टी , तनिक लग लन दे मैं जानू के लोगनContinue reading “पहाड़ की मिट्टी तनिक लग लन दे”

Onam Greetings ഓണാശംസകൾ !

  I had been meaning to write this post for a year now. I experienced Kerala in its full glory last year for the first time. Now that next Onam has arrived, this post is long due. ….. I had limited exposure to Kerala. Growing up, I knew only two things about Kerala – itContinue reading “Onam Greetings ഓണാശംസകൾ !”

Goodbye दक्षिण : The South in India

As I pack my bags and leave the city of Bangalore and reflect on the two years that I spent here, I couldn’t be more grateful to these two years for showing me the India that I was so little aware of. I was so ignorant that I couldn’t easily distinguish between scripts and speechContinue reading “Goodbye दक्षिण : The South in India”

Customer Support from Grofers

At the core of any customer support system is empathy. Grofers, the online grocery delivery service demonstrated this very well recently. After hearing about them from my colleagues and friends, I used their app for the first time. I have had some bad experiences with other such apps. But due to recommendations from friends, IContinue reading “Customer Support from Grofers”

Why is Mulayam still in power ?

When I came across this, I got a brain freeze for few seconds. And then storm of questions hit me. Is it the lack of education in UPites in general ? But then, is education so critical and fundamental that on an average , its absence  causes people to make as ridiculous choices as Mulayam andContinue reading “Why is Mulayam still in power ?”

GoAir, Go Where? Mr Jehangir Wadia, It Could Have Been Your Father

Two days ago, my father got heart attack, my family was on its way to hospital. When I got that call from home, I   jumped into action of calls to insurance, HR, hospital etc. After couple of hours of emails, phone calls to set up cashless process, I went to Expedia and found that thereContinue reading “GoAir, Go Where? Mr Jehangir Wadia, It Could Have Been Your Father”

.. On the Economics .. of PK

There is no denying that many ridiculous things are a part of  many religions of the world. Rational followers of each of them possibly testify that and know the inner jokes.  Hinduism – known for its symbols, has lot of elements to talk about, to make fun of, or to reflect upon. Hinduism is fairly openContinue reading “.. On the Economics .. of PK”