It’s raining in Chennai! – A few Snapshots of monsoon in Chennai

North East monsoon rain has arrived in Chennai. Rain has been pouring now and then since last week, but it has intensified yesterday and today. Here are some photos I took today. This north east monsoon rain is much needed relief for Chennai’s climate. I hope it continues to pour through the week and for the months…

Indian Railways Up their Game

As I was traveling in train to attend a function, I was fast asleep and got suddenly woken up by a call from an unknown number. As I attended the call, it was an automated call from Indian railways asking me two quick questions: rate the punctuality of the train and the cleanliness of the…

Videos: Impact of Looking at Smartphone While Going To Bed

Here is a video which I wanted to share with you all. The video is about the impact of using smartphones at bed and the negative impact it can have on our lives forever. I, for one, certainly have decided not to indulge in this activity and this video shows how bad it is. Video: Dr….

Day 1-2 of 30 Day Challenge

Well, I have successfully started my 30-day challenge. Here is the update: Day-1 (Sept 1): 1. Swim for 30 minutes – Not completed – But not because of lack of try. Just reached home late and couldn’t swim as the pool was closed by then. 2. Take a pic – Completed. You can see that below:…

My 30 Day Challenge – Inspired by TED

Recently I have made a habit of watching TED videos on a weekly basis. I saw a video by Matt Cutts where he talked about taking up 30 day challenge. The primary reason he pointed out was to enrich his life – to move away from a boring life to an adventurous life. He talks about how this…