In a wonderful coincidence yesterday I was doing my first webinar as part of the “Scale-a-thon” program that “The Star in Me” team put together and exactly 5 years back on this day in 2015, Krishnan and I were addressing MBA students at H.P Central University, at Shahpur. On April 30th 2015 we spoke on … Read more April 30th – How will you live your life ? Limitless !
We have recorded the episodes of OMG Yeh Mera India because it gives us a glimpse of several extraordinary achievements of ordinary Indians and very interesting locations to visit. The episode that we watched a few days back, showcased the world’s largest bird sculpture at Kollam, Kerala. Jatayu Earth’s Centre The background – All those … Read more Jatayu – the symbol of women safety
She got raped, killed, allegedly raped again and then burnt … but a minister says, she should have called the police instead of her sister as she was educated ! The people of Hyderabad tried to get hold of the perpetrators as they were “safely” taken by the police to judicial custody. Some trial will … Read more Yet another one …. and another … and another…
I had called the elections in favour of NaMo long before the poll pandits and the exit polls. I was hoping that BJP would cross 300 which they did, and NDA would cross 400 which they didn’t. But I never doubted BJP’s victory ! For me the reasons were simple – Krishnan and I have … Read more Smriti & Sadhvi – Grit & Courage
Early in the morning today, one of my dearest friends sent me a short video where Ms. Smriti Irani recounted the story of a three day old baby girl who was left in the cold to die but survived and her mother got her courage from that baby girl’s resilience to fight the society and … Read more So, How Fat Can I Be ??
On Saturday, Nov 24th, I was at the ISB campus attending the 5th reunion of my Pgpmax batch. The school had organised a short panel discussion on women empowerment that I was a part of. During lunch the same day, Rajini and I were discussing this word empowerment and she said its irritating to hear … Read more Women Empowerment is Appeasement
She had found her purpose in life and was happily pursuing it till the fateful night of May 15, 2014. Someone violated her in the most heinous manner, someone raped her. This someone was not unknown to her. He was there to attend a function the next day organised by her. He was a powerful … Read more Nun … the less
I stayed away from blogging about the #MeToo movement that started in the US last October with sexual misconduct allegations against Harvey Weinstein, not because it didn’t resonate but because I felt it wouldn’t change anything in Hollywood.. some big names crashed from the pedestal but many others continue living their life like before. There … Read more Why not #MeToo
Today I made the OPOS Brinji for lunch (will post the recipe in a different blog). Krishnan and Amma were watching the segments of the Tamil Super Singer finals that they had missed. I don’t watch that program except when someone is exceptionally gifted and sings well. Like all singing competitions this one also has … Read more Are you easy to help?