A Tad Bit of Madrid & A Little More of Porto

A revisit is refreshing, literally and metaphorically. I had a few extra hours in Madrid before flying out to Porto. Not taking advantage…

The Jordis Unga Phenomenon

I am in love. Jordis Unga came into my life some five years ago through an eleventh-grade television obsession in the form of Rockstar…

India Bindaas – Blogging the NRI Mind

500 People + 3 Days + 2 Families + 4 Dress Changes + 18 Dances + Lots of Money + A Phantasmagorical Quantity of Food = Our Cousin’s…

Dhobi Ghat = A Bollywood Renaissance?

So I had the blissful pleasure of getting a chance to watch Aamir Khan Production's latest concoction, "Dhobi Ghat" on the big screen here…

The Halloween Stare

So I am going to be a hundred-dollar-bill this Halloween. Yes, that is probably more American than any American will be, which is ironic.…

Arsenal Devastation

I consider myself to be a relatively passionate Arsenal fan. And if you follow football ("soccer"), you would know how Arsenal literally…

Good Times, Kinda

So amidst a buttload of work, I conveniently used my spare time to revisit some of the best concerts I have ever been to. The first one I…

Change

Every day before I sleep, I make these constant mental introspections and temporary decisions to change. They can be as superficial as “I…

The 10 Day Vipassana Meditation Course

Imagine this: a Godly salesman shows up at your doorstep and pitches a product to you. He says that if used properly, this product frees…

Why It Is Hard To Blog

My inconsistency or more like outright negligence to my "personal" blog does involve lethargy. But, a larger aspect looms over this…

Addiction

This might seem strange. My "addiction" has nothing to do with alcohol, drugs, women or food. It's a game. Not a mind game, not a board…

Movie Overload

So I just got done with work a couple of weeks ago and online summer school a couple of days ago, so freedom feels good. Obviously, there…