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Our trees still grow in Palam

When they first came to Malta in 2010, their grandmother had told me in  a sad voice-

“Give them so much love that they do not miss me.”

It was a tall order, which no one can fulfill, but even if one falls short, it is a good goal to try and measure oneself to. Continue reading

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..what a modern Leonardo application would include

Discussing “How to think like Leonardo Da Vinci” by Michael Gelb with my son as part of our Reading sessions opened new insights. Why did the Renaissance take place when it did? For 1000 years prior, European accomplishments in the … Continue reading

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Joint journals-Mumbai

Keeping a joint journal has been a way of introducing some of the younger persons of our family to the art of diary -journal writing. So I went through the birthday of Jim Corbett with my nephew Mayank – (See … Continue reading

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Toast With Trees

The morning sounds of a forest are so pleasant. Richshaws and horns of the city which we hear, are exchanged for the cuckoo songs and you can hear your own footsteps and crunching on the dried leaves.   Are you … Continue reading

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Fort by Night-Mumbai

As the train was delayed, I used that time taking these night shots in the Fort area of Mumbai The BMC building Dadabhai Naoroji..watching us all. Fountain…details.. Fountain. A peaceful hour in the night http://photographygroup.blog.co.uk/2009/03/06/fort-mumbai-5704802/ Click this link to see … Continue reading

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Three legged race

Meet and Sahil won the ‘Three-Legged race’ in the MISA( Members of International Schools Association) Inter-school meet held at Goregaon sports club. Road running versus Track and field For a chronic road runner, the track and field is another form … Continue reading

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Vipasana

My friend Sandeep Buddhdeo has done two 10 day courses            Of Vipasana Meditation at Igatpuri where they have to keep             Absolutely quiet for the entire period.               “No non-verbal communications are allowed” he told me.               … Continue reading

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