Monthly Archives: January 2009

The Level Playground

A lot has been said about Barkha Dutt and NDTV‘s legal notice to a blogger who poured out his emotions over what he felt was irresponsible and shoddy journalism. Many people have spoken out about the freedom of speech and … Continue reading

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Dharma Monologues: Structure of the Systems

A couple of months ago, I had posted an entry titled Dharmayuddha@Kurukshetra.in where I wrote about the rules of engagement in the Mahabharata war. In the penultimate paragraph, I mentioned the following: One might want to question the validity of … Continue reading

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Globalization: Really?

Today I got to hear a strange comment about Globalization, which scared me. A bunch of us were having dinner at a nearby restaurant, and a friend who recently returned from Germany joined us. He brought along another friend who … Continue reading

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Alva’s Virasat 2009: Day 4

Like I mentioned in my previous post, today’s event promised to be a eclectic one with a jugalbandhi between Vani (voice) and Veena (strings). Not wanting to miss it, we left in time, reached the venue in time, but damn, … Continue reading

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Alva’s Virasat 2009: Day 3

I wanted to write this post yesterday night immediately after returning from the concert, as I did on the past two days, but I got caught up in an interesting discussion. More on that in another post, another day, when … Continue reading

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Alva’s Virasat 2009: Day 2

Finished the weekly status call a bit early today evening, inorder to catch a bus to moodubidre. This time Mom accompanied me. We reached the venue at 6. The concert was scheduled to start at 6:15 PM and it did! … Continue reading

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Alva’s Virasat 2009: Day 1

I was on a rather long vacation from December 26th to Jan 5th. I decided to stay back at Karkala for one more week and work from here in order to attend Alva’s Virasat 2009, a cultural festival held at … Continue reading

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