Art and Literature

Musings Of A Hero

September 25, 2011 Chirag 4

It was dawn in the forest – the chirping of the birds, the freshness in the air and the rapidly shrinking blanket of darkness were sure signs. In a flash, Harry was awake,alert and ready […]

Art and Literature

From Darkness Into Light

September 25, 2011 Chirag 1

This story is for all Harry Potter fans, and particularly for those who wanted a better ending. I really liked Deathly Hallows but one fine day, I decided to make my own version of the […]

Life is never black and white. It has shades of grey.
Art and Literature

The Rainbow of my Life

September 23, 2011 Sudhir 21

Shelley wrote , ““Our sweetest songs are those that tell of our saddest thoughts.” What is so special of sadness? Wonder why do we buy grief. We sing of our tragedy, write reams of requiems […]

Art and Literature

From Sextant to a Sex Guru!

September 22, 2011 Sudhir 4

I remember not so long ago, I had attended a workshop on ‘ The Importance of Communication’ in London. Speaker after speaker espoused the need of a good vocabulary. Alas, all these speakers were from […]


Speed = Thrills = Kills

September 22, 2011 Kanwar Singh 2

[vsw id=”_z8Mnf22D30″ source=”youtube” width=”425″ height=”344″ autoplay=”no”]  This was one of the first of the countless videos uploaded on Youtube with the basic keyword of Speed+Kills.  I think it shows quite a bit.  But instead of […]

Art and Literature

Ms. Batlivala goes on a Fast.

September 20, 2011 Sudhir 0

It is not easy being a socialite. Mrs. Batlivala could be a case study for all the IIMs on how to multitask effortlessly. But the last thing on her mind was IIM. To be fair […]

Cosmo Cafe Manipal Valley View
Travel and Leisure

The Cosmo Cafe, Manipal

September 19, 2011 Kanwar Singh 5

This place used to be fantastic. A great hangout for friends, good (never great) food. But fun nonetheless. I went there this last Saturday and including us there were 4 people. 4. On a Sat […]

The Travails of a Vegetarian in a Non-Vegetarian World
Travel and Leisure

Once Bitten Twice Shy!!!

September 18, 2011 Sudhir 5

Although I have now blissfully settled in Manipal, I still retain my contacts with Miami which was my home for the last decade. Its always a joy to receive Indian visitors to Miami. The biggest […]

Airavath KSRTC Bangalore
Art and Literature

The 8.15 from Bangalore- part 1

September 18, 2011 Shiuli 32

It now seemed a long long while ago. The flight had been rough, yet the pain of attending college for yet another semester had managed to tilt the scales of misery in it’s favour. I […]