220 Photos - Jan 4, 2012
Photo: Photo: IHS, Bhubaneshwar. The venue for TISA National Conference...Photo: Photo: Photo: A stroll into the beautiful garden in IHS campus...Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Dr. Satya Mahapatra, Director, IHSPhoto: Photo: Event begins with a communication workshop...Photo: A few of us posing during lunchPhoto: An activity during the workshopPhoto: Photo: Photo: Each one of us wrote a question, and Dr. Mahapatra answered it for us !Photo: Photo: Photo: A shouting exercise... We shouted the slogan - "Haklao Magar Pyar Se..."Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Elaine Robin arrives... We have a tea party with herPhoto: Photo: Dr. Sachin teaching us techniquesPhoto: Photo: Dr. Sachin makes us speak to the IHS staff using techniquesPhoto: Elaine interacts with the Speech Therapy students in IHSPhoto: Photo: Elaine and I, at the Dinner tablePhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo: Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo:                                Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: The opening ceremony starts, with the women lighting the diyaPhoto: Photo: Photo: Dr. Elaine Robin delivers the key-note speechPhoto: Elaine explains the stammering 'Iceberg'Photo: Dr. Satya Mahapatra delivers the key-note speechPhoto: I ask Dr. Mahapatra a question...Photo: A hug, after the vote of thanks...Photo: ... and then a surprise !Photo: Photo: Photo: Gifting Dr. Mahapatra a few publications from TISA as a token of appreciation...Photo: Photo: Gifting the printed copy of TISA newsletter Samvad ...Photo: Getting ready for the lunch !Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Pawas Anand from Delhi, is a stutterer and an HR Manager. He explains what to do during an interview and what not...Photo: Photo: Photo: A mock interview... Gaurav volunteersPhoto: Photo: Mr. Manimaran tells us why to accept stammeringPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: We are the winners...Photo: Photo: Photo: A surprise party to Dr. Sachin... Just to say thanksPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Dr. Sachin is the outgoing Co-ordinator of TISA. JP took over on 1st Jan 2012Photo: Photo: Photo: All set to go for the outing !!!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Lalit and I waiting for the breakfastPhoto: Photo: Photo: We reach the Udayagiri and Khandagiri Jain cavesPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: And we play a game... The slowest man wins...Photo: Here are the three turtles of TISA !Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Om... Shanti.. shaaanti.. shaaantiiiiPhoto: I am the best !Photo: Photo: The dude !Photo: BachaaaaaaaaoooooooooPhoto: AaaaaahhhhhhhhhhPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: A group photo near the cavesPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Tender coconut...... this reminded me of Goa !!!Photo: Cowboy LalitPhoto: Photo: Photo: Gautam Buddha temple at DhavaligiriPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Dr. Sachin tells us what the carvings depictPhoto: Photo: We stop for a 20-mins shopping at Pipali, on the way to Konark. Pipali is famous for applique works like these...Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: We also stop on the way to relish the speciality sweet dish from Orissa - ChanachilliPhoto: Chanachilli was delicious !!Photo: We now reach Konark !Photo: Walking towards the famous Sun Temple in KonarkPhoto: Sculptures near the Sun Temple...Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: The Sun Temple, KonarkPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: JP re-inventing the wheel !Photo: Ahem.. Ahem...Photo: I and Mitesh posing before Lord Sun !Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Lunch @ KonarkPhoto: Photo: Photo: At the beach near KonarkPhoto: A race on the beach...Photo: Sand art at the beach...Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Creativity at it's best !Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: I, Mitesh and the dude (Vivek)Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Waiting for the New Year eve party to begin...Photo: Photo: The New Year cakes arrivePhoto: Dr. Mahapatra's younger daughter does the honours...Photo: Photo: Dr. Mahapatra's wife also cuts the New Year cakePhoto: New Year gifts exchanged to our hosts...Photo: Photo: And we get on to the dance floor...Photo: Romi taught us a few Bhangra stepsPhoto: Photo: Finally it's time to deliver my presentation ...Photo: Photo: Dhruv also teamed up with me and put some more light into bloggingPhoto: Dr. Elaine shared about stuttering and therapies in USAPhoto: Photo: An activity of a quick date with any partner ... Interesting !