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Main Der Karta Nahin, Der Ho Jaati Hai . . .

In my life, almost everything came my way somewhat late. I learnt to cycle at the age of 15 years, learnt to drive a scooter (I can’t drive a motorbike even today) at the age of 26 years and I … Continue reading

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Tasmai Shri Guruve Namah

Today is the Teachers’ Day (Shikshak Divas), the birthday of the great teacher and ex-president of India, Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan. Last year I had written a blog on this day paying my regards to my ex-English teacher Late Shri Surendra … Continue reading

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My YouTube Channel – Forgotten Bollywood Gems

My fondness for movies, especially Bollywood movies, turned me into a reviewer who kept on reviewing movies (Hindi alongwith English and regional) since February 2010 and shortly thereafter went ahead to review books also. Presently I am active on two … Continue reading

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That memorable outing at Pahaadajhar

Exactly eighteen years have passed since I had made a memorable outing with my family in the rainy season of 2002. That was the day of 25th August, 2002. I was posted at Rajasthan Atomic Power Station located near a … Continue reading

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Barbaadiyon Ka Jashn Manaata Chala Gaya …

Years back, I had read an article written by a religious leader in a newspaper that instead of mourning for our losses and setbacks in life, we should celebrate them. Appears contradictory ? It had reminded me of a very … Continue reading

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The day of victory of love and devotion

Today is Mahashivaraatri, the day of worshipping Lord Shiva and Lady Parvati. It falls on the 14th day of the dark fortnight of the month of Phaalgun as per the Indian calendar (Panchaang). As per the Indian mythology, the marriage … Continue reading

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The Kakori Conspiracy : The Light-House of Indian Secular Patriotism

Today is the martyrdom day of three great patriots – Pandit Ramprasad Bismil who was executed in the Gorakhpur jail, Ashfaqullah Khan who was executed in the Faizabad jail and Thakur Roshan Singh who was executed in the Allahabad jail … Continue reading

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Winner takes all

The law of the world is – WINNER TAKES ALL. And that’s why and how everybody starts blowing the trumpet of the winner after any contest, not giving a damn for the loser and the rightfulness or otherwise of the … Continue reading

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Sentiments

Sentiments are an integral part of human life. What’s a life sans sentiments ? It’s the sentiments only which convert a dry and colourless life into one full of colours and flavours. A life devoid of sentiments may be useful … Continue reading

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Terrorism ! Muslims ! Misconceptions ! And government !

Time and again some major terrorist attack once again brings to fore the ticklish problem of terrorism which has been lingering on for decades but whose standing solution is never attempted with sincerity. Only (tilted, subjective, motivated and superficial) discussions … Continue reading

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