Childhood memories are always cherished and no matter where one goes, they are the permanent companions through our life journey. Everyone relives those nostalgic moments through every phase of his or her lives. A devout Muslim man owned Janta Hair Cutting Saloon that was about 150 meters from our house, in Ranebennur. I don’t remember … Continue reading Baba, the Barber!
In legal parlance, there is a phrase called, “the burden of proof” that rests on the shoulders of a prosecutor to prove the culpability of an accused. Likewise, in a marital relationship, there was a time, that we had seen during our childhood days, when the “burden of adjustment” in a family was on the … Continue reading God Alone knows!!
Somehow, the men in the military, respect a commanding officer (CO) who stands up to the system and questions his boss! Such encounters between the CO and his commander, during the peace time, are as spicy as the heroic exploits during war time. However, such battles come at a price that not many CO s … Continue reading Roar of a Tiger!
After three decades in uniform, it is now three years since I am out of it. However, as believed, one can take a soldier out of the army, but one can’t take army out of a soldier: The heart, mind and soul stay riveted to the roots. During my recent, and one of the rarefied, … Continue reading The curious case of a descending chair!
Best of the business ideas emanate not from Oxford or Harvard, but from the by lanes of nondescript towns. Look at the reward the owner offers to a customer who leaves the plantain leaf fully clean. He not only generates less trash, but has successfully generated much needed consciousness amongst the clients. With the consumers … Continue reading Count your Calories!!