Apne Log, Apni Dukaan – Munich diaries

Days 10 to 14 – Sept 10 to 14, 2019 Munich, Germany Last year we had come over to Anu and Keshav’s place on the 13th of Sept, but since Keshav was travelling from the 13th, we decided to come early this time and spend a few days with them. It was like being at … Read more

Lambi Kahani of the Lambi Bindi

There are certain things that I have loved from when I was a little girl – the tiny nose stud, the bindi, Kajal for my eyes and of course sarees. I have never fallen out of love with these things. In 1978, when we visited my maternal grandparents in Tirunelveli during school holidays, I asked … Read more

Cirque Du Soleil – “Bazzar”

In 2005, my parents, Krishnan and I went to Singapore specifically to watch a Cirque Du Soleil show. We had read about these two Canadians street performers, Guy Laliberte and Giles Set-Croix who had transformed “circus” in a Harvard Business Review article and then started to search for their show on the internet. When we saw that … Read more

Reunion 2018 … and a flight missed !

We, the PGPMAX batch of 2013 had our 5th year reunion on Nov 23rd and 24th. This time we were invited by the school to hold it at the ISB Hyderabad campus. It was an opportunity to relive the time that we spent there during our program. I couldn’t go on the 23rd and decided … Read more

Scotland Day 2 – Day tour with a seasoned guide, part 2

Saturday Aug 25, 2018 – Locked onto the Lochs This is a continuation of our day tour around Edinburgh. Read the first part here – Scotland Day 2- Day tour with a seasoned guide, part 1. After visiting the Stirling castle we drove to the Doune Castle which is where we ate our picnic lunch. Here … Read more