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Jottings - Slice of life - 212 ( Suicides - Reflections on the death of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain)
Jottings - Slice of life - 212 ( Suicides - Reflections on the death of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain) “The world is too much with us; late and soon, Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers;— Little we see in Nature that is ours; We have given our h...
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Jottings - Slice of life - 210 ( God is not needed - Life of a spiritual iconoclast UG Krishnamurti (1918 - 2007))
Jottings - Slice of life - 210 ( God is not needed - Life of a spiritual iconoclast UG Krishnamurti (1918 - 2007)) Is there something called “self realization”? Is there a transformation of consciousness into something untouched by the the travails of daily...
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Jottings - slice of life - 209 ( The wedding Royale - Saga continues..)
Jottings - slice of life - 209 ( The wedding Royale - Saga continues..) One of my distinct childhood memories is that of Princess Diana's wedding. I must have been in 5th or 6th grade, when teachers announced that all of us will assemble in the school audit...
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Jottings - Slice of life - 2017 ( The woman who put the man on the Moon - Margaret Hamilton)
Jottings - Slice of life - 2017 ( The woman who put the man on the Moon - Margaret Hamilton) On 20th of July 1969, Apollo II landed successfully on the Moon, and two male astronauts, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, stepped out their spaceship and placed the...
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Jottings - Slice of life - 207 ( Prakash Menon - a tribute to a gracious Man, and a leader par excellence)
Jottings - Slice of life - 207 ( Prakash Menon - a tribute to a gracious Man, and a leader par excellence) A few weeks ago, I was sitting in Prakash’s hotel room in Gurgaon. It was a long day for both us; more so for Prakash. The launch of our new products ...
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Jottings - slice of life - 206 ( Churchill’s finest hour) “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” The core episodes of history, more often than not, are electrifying narratives of right leaders showing up at ...
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Jottings - Slice of life - 205 ( Ten intense days of tech and fun with my team )
Jottings - Slice of life - 205 ( Ten intense days of tech and fun with my team ) When I enrolled into NIIT as an ignorant and young student in the eighties, little did it cross my mind; nor in my wildest dreams has it ever occurred to me that one day I will...
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Jottings - Slice of life - 202 ( When Breath becomes air - a Memoir Dr Paul kalanithi)
Jottings - Slice of life - 202 ( When Breath becomes air - a Memoir Dr Paul kalanithi) Rinku Kundu  mentioned Paul Kalanithi’s book “ When breath becomes air” in her comment on my essay on Dr Sherwin Nuland couple of weeks ago. Since then, my pen has been t...
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Jottings - Slice of life - 201 ( Sree Bhagwan Rajneesh A.K.A Osho - an ingenious experiment in the history of Spirituality)
Jottings - Slice of life - 201 ( Sree Bhagwan Rajneesh A.K.A Osho - an ingenious experiment in the history of Spirituality) At Pune, within the sprawling ashram and spiritual retreat of Osho, in the meditation hall, lies the ashes of the master with surpris...
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