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Sun 19 Aug 2018

Why Baahubali is not worthy of high rating?

I might slip into a cesspool of hate in criticizing India’s most successful movie, Baahubali 2: The Conclusion. One of my Telugu colleague eyes beamed with pride when she told me how she watched first day first show & how this movie has propelled Telugu movies in the same league of Hollywood.

People in India often put actors and politicians in pedestal with overwhelming emotions which is why it is sometimes difficult to have bonafide criticism of more than real life people like Rajinikanth in Tamil Nadu or Salman Khan in UP or Bihar...

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Sun 27 May 2018

How I almost fell for rent scam?

Recently, my roommate, had his job contract terminated. He found a new job in another city which meant I had to hunt for a new roommate. So I quickly posted an ad on Sulekha, a popular website in USA among Indians.

A month ago I had stumbled upon an old friend in a private birthday bash. He was raving about a rent scam. More than thousands of dollars were siphoned off his account. Barring some sympathy, I paid little heed to his story. Little did I know I would almost fell for a similar scam...

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Sat 23 Sep 2017

Lazy Meditation

The sun’s rays had already crept through my window & drenched my room with light. Sleep taste sweetest when you resist it. It is but with a heavy heart that I relinquish my sleep & pull myself together.

But not today! It was a weekend that brought me few more drops of honey as I extended my sleep while a statue of abstemious Buddha, which I recently bought, wandered at the petty cumberworld outgrowing in both time & stupidity.

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