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About Biotechnology

By Siri AB / May 31, 2021

Biotechnology is not a new advancement in the area of science. It actually has been utilized for years, but was not significantly described as biotechnology. In its simple form, biotechnology means utilizing living organisms or their products to revise or change human health or the environment, or to run a process. Biotechnology itself is the…

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THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING VESSEL :)

By Ushasurya / February 20, 2021

It had vanished! I am talking about a vessel that I had left on the stove.  I had gone to the backyard – garden – to pluck fresh coriander leaves. As I walked back  into the kitchen after washing my feet, I was shocked as that divine flavour of the rasam was missing. I remembered…

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Shaving Sessions

By Hemant Chopra / February 20, 2021

One of the most enduring memories of my child hood were scraping, probing, groaning and blood letting sessions that grandpa undertook which could loosely be describes as having a shave. The whole tedium started with gathering all the implements of ordeal and stacking them on a table outside in sun. A convex mirror was of…

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सिर्योझा – 12

By Charumati Ramdas / February 17, 2021

लेखिका: वेरा पनोवा अनुवाद: आ. चारुमति रामदास वास्का के मामा से पहचान होने के परिणाम   कालीनिन और दाल्न्याया रास्तों के बीच ख़ुफ़िया संबंध बन रहे हैं. चर्चाएँ हो रही हैं. शूरिक यहाँ-वहाँ जाता है, भागदौड़ करता है और सिर्योझा को ख़बर देता है. ख़यालों में डूबा, अपने साँवले, माँसल पैरों से वह उतावलेपन से…

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Rush of memories- Three Poems

By Hemant Chopra / February 11, 2021

  RUSH OF MEMORIES Again I am a little boy with ruddy cheeks With twinkling eyes and bruised knees Running up the stairs two at a time Breaking into a song on a lonely climb Again I am a trusting soul for my friends so dear As I whisper secrets after drawing them near I…

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बुदम and his Dilemma with ‘illiterate’ Mom

By Vipin Kaushik / February 5, 2021

Let me take a break from my next episode, I want to get back to my ‘illiterate’ Mom, who was/is at the center of everything happening in बुदम’s life. बुदम noticed one thing, all the siblings in the family avoided him, loved him, and were extremely nice to him whenever बुदम used to be around…

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बुदम and his crude business models

By Vipin Kaushik / February 3, 2021

बुदम was a dreamer to become big in his life. But ‘work hard’ the main ingredient was missing to achieve his educational goals. बुदम was miserable for causing pain to his Dad (Mahesh) and wanted to pay him back. बुदम knew deep inside that he had hurt his Dad immensely, and he could/can not repay…

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बुदम and His Quest to Find Mentors

By Vipin Kaushik / January 31, 2021

बुदम always wanted to find answers from family members. He used to look at his big brother Hemant Bhai for some magic wand to put something in him. He got some help from an illiterate Mom (Shakuntla) who told him one thing to be successful, “you got to enjoy whatever you do”. बुदम enjoyed everything…

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‘Good Girls go to heaven and bad ones can go anywhere’ – Teenage बुदम’s (Moron) dilemma.

By Vipin Kaushik / January 30, 2021

Preface: Character बुदम is about me (not fiction). Let me start with why I felt that I was बुदम. While growing up in Chamba, I used to get all kind of punishments in the school like बिच्छू बूटी treatment, मुर्गा आसन, बेंत treatment, standing hands up, etc., etc., When this did not work teachers started…

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The Wedding…..

By Ushasurya / January 8, 2021

(This is a sequel to my previous post The Vow. ) CHANDRU  and Family ATTEND A VILLAGE WEDDING. Jyothi had just tucked-in  Bharath  for the day when she heard the distinct murmur of the car’s engine below. It was Chandru after a long day’s work. Interviews were on for the past one week and Chandru was…

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