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[16 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
The Mourning

Being an anesthesiology resident in the Obstetrics and Gynecology OT
at Nair Hospital was no mean job. There was the routine OT list, the
emergencies and the cranky surgeons and sometimes even crazy seniors
to handle. But the job has to be done, right and that too with a
smile, and we did it.

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[18 Sep 2010 | 2 Comments | ]
The Dirty Old Geyser

A brief encounter with the prickly world of electric storage heaters…..

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[11 Jun 2010 | 2 Comments | ]
Even in this day and age??

Have you ever been helped out by a passer by without being asked for help? And did this not seems strange to you?

If it did not, then you’re either a beautiful female or a rare human!!

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[27 May 2010 | No Comment | ]
On Ground, Air and Sea – All in a day

A week being started early, way too early leads to an experience over land, sea and air. What was to be a preliminary survey turns into a “memorable” day for a lot of wrong reasons and a few right ones!!

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[25 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]
Spicy Kiss of a Virgin

It was just my third day at work with a leading international media firm which had just opened its shop in India with most of my previous colleagues joining at different levels here. I was glad to join my best ever bosses who i missed for about 5 months since i had left the last place, when i had worked and joined another reputed ad agency with a not so reputed work culture. I jokingly told my boss that it felt as though i had taken a 5 month leave …

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[25 Mar 2010 | One Comment | ]
Aurat ke Teen Gun

July 1998, Pen, Maharashtra
Arrival at Pen:
The monsoon of 98 with a great training at IPCL Nagothane, and a great place to retreat after a long day at the plant, made those 10 days memorable. Apart from the occassion, what made the experience unforgettable was the magic of Pen – the house where we stayed and its owner Uncle Gokhale, who was the dad of my father’s colleague. Many more trinklets and glistens formed the fine brocade of this magical place. It was also a different experience for a pampered …

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[25 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]

(encounter on the foothills of the Jivdani Shrine, Virar)

The weatherman’s prediction has been proving jinx for the rains, for whenever he predicts a storm there is a lull!

The advent of monsoon, or atleast the thought of it, brings to my mind my trip to the Jivdani Shrine which i did during two monsoons, just when the rains started. Both the times i had an inner urge that drove me to the shrine The first time around i did not even know how to get there from the station. But i did find trusted waypoints to the place. …….