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Man of his Word

Remember the time when I had a dilemma about helping out the guy who needed some money? (Click here for that post). Something unexpected happened. Two days ago, when I was returning to the bus terminal after my days work, I saw the guy running towards me. I was pretty tired, and when I saw […]

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A Stupid Samaritan

If you read my previous post, you would know what I am talking about. Thank you all for taking time to read it and give me your valuable opinion. It was really helpful in pulling me out of that ‘quicksand’-ish dilema. I am now sitting on my bean bag, happy and relaxed, listening to some of […]

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Samaritan or Stupid?

Hi, i posses another dilema now. Today, on my way home from work, before i boarded the bus, in the parking lot, under the darkening cloud, with the humid air, i was called by my bus driver, actually, it was rather a submissive kind of call, more like a request.  I was already pretty tired […]

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Desperate Times

Let me tell you a story. More than half an year ago, in first week of December 2015, Chennai city, the capital of Tamil nadu, a state in the peninsular region of India, was flooded due to a continuous 2 day torrential rain. Roads weathered, bridges submerged, cars floated, lakes overflowed, people lost fathers, mothers, […]

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The Fall Of A Region

It is generally popular when someone says Fall Of a regime, but the scene is different in Chennai. She said, “Chennai is sinking, my house is flooded”. And not just her, 4 lakh people are suffering the wrath of the nature. The Sea is overflowing and the calamity is catastrophic. There are many talks going […]

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Desperate Times shows the True Color

I am sure, most of you are aware of the tormenting rains in Chennai that has caused havoc in the city. The city’s schools have been closed for almost a month now. The rain became severe in the past couple of days, breaching the lakes and submerging half of Chennai. Some places of Chennai are […]

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Grief, Hope and Recovery- Proud of that Family

I was most fortunate to receive an opportunity from the Smile Foundation on personal request to write articles for them. My first task was to create a human interest story out of the briefings provided. I was moved by the story and I decided that I would not only write about it but also involve more […]

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The Crowd in the Pathway

Allow me to explain the situation first. For those who have never been to a very big Hindu Temple on a festive day, a quick delineation. They shout in your ears,  ” move, move, do not stagnate.” continuously too and almost hold your hands and drag you out of the way. Generally, we would be […]

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Lead Simple Life, But think Magnanimously

Hello people, I hope all of you are doing good. This is a topic which is best loved when the adjectives are vice versa. Think simple, but be humongous. Yet, we have this verse in front of us. Well, this is not something which I am just talking or blogging about, but something which I […]

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My First Drop of Tear

Believe it or not, I do not care but I did. This is the first time I ever cried for a person who was not related to me directly. This man’s death shook me completely. He was someone I adored, cherished, followed, dreamed of and the one who inspired me. I have met him once. […]