January 17, 2021 Published by Leave your thoughts
PAWAN CHURIWAL             I lost another great business friend of mine,the enterprising,ever affable, Pawan Churiwal,through COVID. I met Pawan,when I had decided to create my new project Globsyn Crystals. I had this 2.14acre land on which I had built my tiny cute Campus called the Technocampus in 1997.This Campus ne... Learn More

Waiting for the Real New Year !!

January 1, 2021 Published by Leave your thoughts
Here, is wishing all my readers,a very Happy New Year.Welcome 2021. I dont want to talk too much about 2020 ,Covid,the pain ,the miseries,the recoveries,huge efforts by Health workers, doctors, some noble hearted civilians, philanthropists,big or small, instead,I want to move and think ahead. Yes,Vaccines and their arrival is key to society today.Let us pray that ever... Learn More

Swami Jitatmananda: Rare monk and my Torchbearer

December 22, 2020 Published by Leave your thoughts

On 21stDecember2020,I got the message, which I knew was coming. Swami Jitatmananda passes away. One of the most revered monks of our times, yet highly controversial, I had the good fortune of having contact with him for last 18-20 years. During this period, he moved from being Secretary of Swami Vivekananda’s birthplace(where I first met him),to at least... Learn More

The new Normal in Human Relationships

December 20, 2020 Published by Leave your thoughts

Our relationships will undoubtedly change post Covid-19. India will get affected quite significantly. Ever since our birth, when we were toddlers, from those days, the “warmth” signifies certain amount of touch, though not necessarily so. But most of our relationships develop through contacts -- Face to face, hugs, shaking hands, close looks -- somethi... Learn More

The 4th Quadrant

December 16, 2020 Published by Leave your thoughts
Every intelligent human being as they grow in life, pass through various learning curves and as they do that, they add to themselves, their current state of intelligence, thoughts and feelings. For example, an intelligent guy at the age of 15 will add different things to his/her current status than at 21, 29, 36, 42 years and so on. While this journey continues, their... Learn More

Here is another CHANG in my life!

December 13, 2020 Published by Leave your thoughts

Recently I met an 88-year-old fit Emirati gentleman, who is a civil engineer by qualification, and had worked with Sheikh Rashid when UAE/Dubai was getting structured and built. He has been instrumental in setting up oil stations, through Caltex all over UAE. HE IS A PIONEER. Hugely entrepreneurial and there is so much to learn from him. When he handed ove... Learn More

The Joy of ‘Alone-ness’

November 21, 2020 Published by Leave your thoughts

When I was an inmate of IIT KGP hostel during my student days, it was always difficult for me to be alone. I always had people, friends around me. Even during study time, I would go to someone’s room and study. I really didn’t know why. No, I was not scared of anything but yes, there was a certain element of comfort when I had others around me.

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