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Chora veena mannil...

Chora veena mannil…

Anil Pachoooran’s poem from Arabikatha. Anil is the lyricist and the singer. Couldn’t resist posting since I’ve been searching for some time 🙂 (Thanks Whoever for the malayalam version) ചോര വീണ മണ്ണില്‍നിന്നുയര്‍ന്നു വന്ന പൂമരം ചേതനയില്‍ നൂറു നൂറു പൂക്കളായ് പൊലിക്കവെ നോക്കുവിന്‍ സഘാക്കളെ നമ്മള്‍ വന്ന വീതിയില്‍ ആയിരങള്‍ ചൊര കൊന്ടെഴുതി വച്ച വാക്കുകള്‍ httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6uX0jfzW-tQ ചോര വീണ മണ്ണില്‍നിന്നുയര്‍ന്നു വന്ന പൂമരം […]

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Tete a Tete

Truman Capote’s potrait by Henri Cartier Bresson    Pic courtesy : © Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos “To photograph is to hold one’s breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It’s at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy.” – Cartier Bresson Here you can find 7 potraits […]

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National Highway I

“The road was a ribbon of moonlight, over the purple moor.” – Alfred Noyes The road was a ribbon of moonlight, over the purple moor. Voices said, we all live in a global village. But I knew there was no village, no stop. National Highway. We all live in the National Highway. Every moment is […]

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A little sky, a little more light

Ever heard this story? does it reverberate with some ancient, forgotten song; like this rain outside.Like a wafting streak of a lullaby, forgotten rain. A damp piece of soil somewhere, maybe a little patch, perhaps a wasteland in the first summer rain. Like some evasive smell you cannot really place, is it the night flower […]

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I’m not saying anything against Alexander

I’m not saying anything against Alexander

Timur, I hear, took the trouble to conquer the earth.I don’t understand him.With a bit of hard liquor you can forget the earth. I’m not saying anything against Alexander,Only I have seen people who were remarkable,Highly deserving of your admirationFor the fact that they were alive at all. Great men generate too much sweat.In all […]

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Crazy kerala elephants, D’ya like elephants?

There once, was this friend of mine who wanted to be a dog. In the same vein, I thought I wanted to be an elephant; but on an afterthought I realized that’s not exactly what I wanted, I wanted to be an elephant’s friend. Its like you go and mess up with the local rowdies […]

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Metro – life in a

Bangalore baby ! She’s all the same. The city pesters you with the dust and heat through the day and at night the cool wind gods descend. The ‘cafe day’ and Barista on MG Road still cater to our “Brainstorming” needs – “namma Metro” is taking shape across the road. AC Volvos roam the streets, […]

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Michael, Julia and few others

River’s once wrote she and her friend had a crush on Vikram Seth. So I caught the first bus to find out why and put it to use. But now I’m left wondering if I have a crush on him. “I dont want to see you again, Michael”,says Virginie, her voice veering between tears and […]

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Doggy Ishtyle !

Dogs can retain smells in their nasal memory cavity for three dog years which is approximately one human year, after which the dog will stop recognizing the smell. Now if we are talking about bullshit, the previous line is so full of it. But it happens! Sometimes I get some crazy funda from somewhere and […]

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Thanks for the watch and everything else !

“Today was my last working day in Florida . I’ll be back in offshore after a short vacation.You people have fun as always, and thanks for the watch (it fits pretty well) and everything else.” mail part is done, cake is done, tickets done….but still so much stuff pending, feel like I’m the laziest bastard […]

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Why do I blog ?

Warning: If you are reading this then this warning is for you. Every word you read of this useless fine print is another second off your life. Don’t you have other things to do? Is your life so empty that you honestly can’t think of a better way to spend these moments? Or are you […]

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Fight Club

Man, I see in fight club the strongest and smartest men who’ve ever lived. I see all this potential, and I see squandering. God damn it, an entire generation pumping gas, waiting tables; slaves with white collars. Advertising has us chasing cars and clothes, working jobs we hate so we can buy shit we don’t […]

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