There is a Sanskrit Shubhashita तक्षकस्य विषं दन्ते मक्षिकायाश्च मस्तके । वृश्चिकस्य विषं पुच्छे सर्वाङ्गे दुर्जनस्य च ॥ While a snake has poison in its fangs, bees have it in their head, scorpion has it in its tail and an evil guy has it throughout his body! With such condemnable comments, one doesn't really … Continue reading People of the Prophet that People love to hate!
When we joined the Forces, in 1987, the ‘Shaktimans’ were a common sight in a cantonment. They were the most widely used cargo vehicles in the Indian Army since their inception in the late 60s. Modeled on the original design of ‘MAN’ of Germany, this vehicle had a comparatively smaller driver cabin and a larger … Continue reading The Dandaman of a Shaktiman
There is a way of doing things and then there is an army way of doing things. As known, the army (armed forces) is not only the biggest user of abbreviations and acronyms but is also the organization which has given birth to a plethora of such terms. Usage of abbreviations and acronyms stemmed … Continue reading LET “R.I.P” REST IN PEACE!!