Category Archives: My Life

The Bicycle Diaries

I cycled the eight kilometers from work to home, and cycled back to work the next morning. This was part of ‘Bike to work Day’ at work. This got me thinking about my bicycle-borne adventures, bringing back a flood of memories.

Also posted in Experience, Featured, Nostalgia

Hornbill Holiday – Part 1

In the beginning of September 2010, Vidya and I took a jungle holiday in Uttara Kannada. The one thing that stood out in this trip was how we kept seeing Hornbills, and how sighting them shaped our holiday. This is the story of that holiday.

Also posted in Birds, Experience, Nature, Pictures, Travel, Wildlife

The Adventure of the Nexus One

A few weeks ago, I was stocking up on victuals at our local green grocer’s, which goes by the grandiose name of Veerabhadra Vegetables. Veerabhadra Vegetables is by no means a mean place – on […]

Also posted in Diversions, Experience, Funny, Hyderabad

Part of a Billion

Last week, a census taker visited us, and for the first time, included us in the National Census of India. The only previous memory of being included in the census was in the 1981 census, […]

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Share Autos – Hyderabad’s Alternative Public Transit System

Last night, I took a series of share autos to reach home from Panjagutta, and this seems to be an opportune moment to take a look at this alternate public transport system that so effectively supplements […]

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