Road to 2019 – Fight Corruption, Communalism and Crime

And for the last Friday of the year, some thoughts….. some flashback…….And for the last Friday of the year, some thoughts….. some flashback……. Never mind the noisy TV….. “Shoutdowns” supposed to be intellectual debates…… the newspapers full of depressing stories….. lousy magazine Articles….. it’s all part of the Critical, Argumentative Indian mindset. But the last…

India’s Aged – A Great Resource

And for a Friday in Alleppey, attending 80th birthday of a dear Friend….. some thoughts….. some musings…… Alleppey is locally marketed as Venice of Asia….. Headquarters of the Canal systems in Kerala….. the Ramada hotel is very well located….. right at the Edge of the Punnamada backwaters is ideal….. the place where the famous Annual…

Kochi Muziris Biennale – A Revelation

And for a Friday in Udaipur, fresh from the Kochi Biennale….. some thoughts….. The Kochi Muziris Biennale is in its fourth edition. Unique assemblage of contemporary art from across the globe. This 108 day event exhibits outstanding works of 94 Artists in 10 venues in Fort Kochi, Matancherry and downtown Ernakulam. Innaugrating the Biennale, Kerala…

Real Estate Dynamics

And for a Friday in Mumbai….. some thoughts…… In more than 5 decades of staying in Mumbai, I had never noticed a super luxury Hotel coming up in the midst of multiple grave yards, but now one of the most strategic locations. First time stayed at the Four Seasons, Worli, the view from my 24…