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The Pursuit Of Happiness

“The real happiness lies in the Pursuit and not in the Achievement.” As I grow old, this phrase is becoming clearer than ever to me. That the efforts you put into achieving something bring about the real happiness. That the happiness lies in the struggles, the small-small victories after the disappointments and in the ecstasies … Continue reading

The Roller Coaster

As I stood watching a never ending line of people waiting to get on a Roller Coaster, I wondered what the real “USP” of the Roller Coaster was. And the instant answer which I got (and with which each one of you will agree) is the thrill from the UPS and DOWNS. The feeling is … Continue reading

The Dream

“Hey” “Yeah you” He notices that the man with the big belly is calling him. “Pick these bags up and bring them to station number 10.” The man is wearing a khaki colored suit and is probably a big wealthy businessman. He has 2 suitcases and 3 bags with him. “Who are you waiting for?” … Continue reading

Perplexing Indeed!

I don’t know if at one time or another everyone passes through such a phase but I certainly am right in the middle of it. Its the phase where it seems that all my emotions have become dead. Nothing seems to excite me. Neither good nor bad. As if I am waiting for something else … Continue reading

2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,000 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, it would take about 33 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the … Continue reading


  “Son I think he is about to die” The words shook the very core of me as soon as I heard them. I ran down towards the garden and saw him lying there in the rain. Almost lifeless. I sat next to him. His eyes were still but as our eyes met, I maybe … Continue reading

The Arguement

Her : “That is the most selfish thing I’ve ever heard” Him : “How is that being selfish when I am always ready to help others even when things might not concern me?” Her : “Because in return you want them to help you also when times change” Him : “Yeah…so?I think that is good.I … Continue reading

Is This What A Festival Is Supposed To Be?

  “Give me that big one.” “How much for this one?” “How far does that rocket go?” “Let’s buy this big bomb.” What I am describing here is a typical scene of a shop in India selling Firecrackers for the Festival of Diwali.Its quite a sight out there.Hoards of people tussling,trying to outdo each other … Continue reading

Spare Me Of The Unwated Advice

“Do this” “Do that” “See what he did” “Ask her for advice” “He did that” “She achieved this” Isn’t this all we hear when we are down.No matter how messed up someone’s own life is,they just don’t leave an opportunity to take a dig at you when you are down.Acting as if their “advice” is … Continue reading

The Eyes Staring Through The Window

“If all of us acted in unison as I act individually there would be no wars and no poverty. I have made myself personally responsible for the fate of every human being who has come my way.” -Anais Nin He stares into the car blankly.Then taps the window glass.Making faces.Something…just something that can get the … Continue reading

That Thing Called Love

“I don’t think you will ever fully understand how you’ve touched my life and made me who I am. I don’t think you could ever know just how truly special you are that even on the darkest nights you are my brightest star. I don’t think you will ever fully comprehend how you’ve made my … Continue reading

Ohh My God!

God and Religion have been perhaps the most dubious and contentious words/ideas since the dawn of time. God is an enigma which might never be able to be solved but Religion still allures and ultimately beguiles followers in gargantuan proportions. Frankly speaking I’ve never been able to comprehend and believe the buzz around the two. … Continue reading


Friendship is such a delusive and zany word.We all can say a myriad of things about Friends and Friendship.So many messages,quotes about friendship.But do we exactly comprehend it? To understand Friendship we’ll have to first look at our definition of Friends.Who are our Friends?Someone with whom we are constantly in touch?Someone in our school,in our … Continue reading

The Lost Identity

Morning “Who am I?” “Where am I?” “Whats going on?” He’s standing in the middle of a crowded place.Puzzled!Its as if its his first day on earth.He can’t remember anything! People walking by.No one seems familiar.Everyone has an aim.He doesn’t.He doesn’t even remember his name! Night Trying to sleep on a bench in a park.He … Continue reading

An Innocent Quagmire

“Wake up…its time” As soon as he hears this,his stomach churns…he had been anticipating this for some time now. He gets out of his bed.A pallid look on his face.His puerile mind going through all the calculations.Something…just Something,that could save him.Just a day more. “C’mon…get ready…you don’t wanna get late on your first day of … Continue reading

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An Infrequent blogger, amateur guitarist , Altruist and a Sophist with a desire to be able do all the things which life has to offer and constantly grow as an individual.

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