Nothing to write about.
It has been a couple of days since I have written a blog. I have been trying to write something but no substantial material has surfaced. At times I thought of writing on ethical and moral issues but gave it up as many readers do not…
One Mr Okhil Chandra Sen was travelling by train in 1909 in Bihar and near a Railway station called Ahmedpur had upset stomach and wanted to relieve himself. There were no toilets in Indian trains then. So when the train halted at Ahmedpur railway station, he got down from…
So Humorous, just laugh!
This is an actual letter received by the newspaper “Times of India” in response to a `Marriage Proposal’ advertisement:
I am one young gentleman living only with myself in Patna. I am seeing your advertisement for marriage purpose in the daily newspaper. So I decide to…
It is a very good quality to remain cool at all times and only a few of us can actually master this technique. However, my study of the present day generation (no offence meant…) made me think of some new definitions/connotations of being cool. We often hear youngsters saying,…
It is a fact that I am growing old,
and seen many colors some dull, some bold
I have accomplished many and missed some milestones,
Been loved and despised by many known and unknown.
Having seen many ups and downs, I feel I should be balanced now.
Thus should have maturity of thoughts and…
A majestic Tiger walk.
A Pair and a rejected one (May be too old for the love)!
Panthers basking in the Sun!
Hippopotamus lazing around in water!
A long beak, Positioned for a Kill!
A Golden pheasant (Surkhab), Colors in a cage!
Maintaining the Boss (Picking up Lice)!
All the snaps taken by Smartphone…
About 30 years ago, I saw one comedy stage play called “Bakra Kishton Pe” (A goat sold in installments, (a famous Pakistani play ) in which the main lead role of Professor Nazami played by ‘Omar Sharif’ (Not the Hollywood legendary actor from Egypt) is having a poem/slogan…
The word Fukrey is a Punjabi slang which implies a person who is boastful and shallow. It also implies a person who is good for nothing but shows himself as a great guy and capable of doing big things. The term Fukrey can be applied to both males…
On 08 Nov 2016, while USA was voting for its President, in India a spectacular event took place. At about 8 PM, Indian Prime Minister Mr Modi came live on TV and addressed the nation. Considering the recent hostilities between India and Pakistan following Indian surgical strike at the…
Today I was reminded of a very powerful dialogue and song by Bollywood actor Nana Patekar from a 1996 hindi film ‘Yashwant’ and I suddenly realized that how true it is even now. The dialogue runs like this.
“Ek Machhar aadmi ko hijda bana deta hai.” The English translation is;