Thursday, December 31, 2009

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Jai Ho By Europeans

Rehman’s Jai Ho performed by some Europeans.

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

I Came I Ran I Conquered

I’ve been there at the Hyderabad 10k run. This is my first time and loved it.And the best part of it is that I completed the whole 10K, though it took me 1 hour 50 mins I’m happy about completing it. The event started off with some entertainment at the People’s plaza and with Victory Venkatesh unveiling the logo and flagging off the run.Loads of people participated and finished the run including some handicapped people, small children.And there were lots of corporate groups like Google,Microsoft, Infosys etc too.There were bands performing all through out the course which made the whole event much more fun.   


                          Entertainment (before the race was flagged off)





Me before the the start



There were many corporate groups like Deloitte



                          Various Bands performing along the course.




                                    At 6 KM mark 4more to go



                                Buddha statue form Tank Bund




                                     3 more to go.



       Yacht with Save Hussain Sagar slogan.The theme for this years run




                           Almost done at the 9 Km mark.



Wednesday, November 4, 2009

A R Rehman’s ad jingles

These are some of he Rehman’s ad jingles.

This ad got him award:

This makes me feel nostalgic:

This one has to be from Rehman. The Mozart of  Madras experimenting with the original Mozart's music.

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Cool formations

thanks to Rahgava for sharing this on orkut

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Rehnam concert in hyderabad

Great news Rajiv Gandhi international airport in Hyderabad is organizing a concert by AR Rehman as part of first anniversary celebrations.This is perhaps the first time first Rehman is performing in Hyderabad .I'm simply excited and desperate to attend a Rehman concert as it has been a dream.So wish to be there as I may leave India as early as next month I don't wanna let this chance go .Now the sad part is I can get a 1000Rs ticket at max and might end up miles away from stage.And letting my dreams run wild I wish someone gives me a 25000Rs pass. Tickets are available from the Hyd airport website and also from

Sunday, October 4, 2009

Ms in US of A

My parents and me were very clear about my career long since i remember. The plan was that I will do my bachelors in engineering and Ms from US and finally become a software engineer (what ever that means.I failed to decipher what that means even though I'm working in a Software company as Trainee).My life was full of obvious decisions, after passing from school, my stream for inter was pretty clear (MPC what else you need to become an engineer) and as for the bachelors engineering degree(Btech) part I did finish my bachelors in Engg in computer science. Every thing went according to the plan till Engg except that i was supposed to do my Btech from IIT’s but ended up finishing it in Holy Mary Institute of technology and science.Then the next step has to be Ms in Us but then came fear that threatened my beautifully planned career, the fear that i might not return to India after my masters, this fear led to some decisions that did not work - my Gate attempt (must have been a half hatred attempt).But now after retrospection, introspection,circumspection I again decided to go ahead with my original plan. Go ahead for MS in US but along with this I take up a new challenge, the challenge of coming back to India even though not immediately after Ms but definitely after some time from the comfort of USA which held back 90% of Indian who went there.At least this post should work as remainder for me when i think(heavens forbid) of settling down in US.


Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Sunday, September 27, 2009

Voice chat missing in Yahoo messenger India

Today when I tried using my yahoo messenger India to voice chart with a friend I found a surprising fact. The yahoo messenger India does not support voice chat, despite its good glossy look the Indian version of the messenger is missing a vital feature like voice chat which people are very used to ,but the international versions do support the good old voice chart.

  ScreenHunter_01 Sep. 28 01.24                               Yahoo Messenger India

ScreenHunter_03 Sep. 28 01.26                     Yahoo messenger US with the voice chat


ScreenHunter_02 Sep. 28 01.25           You will find this on the yahoo messenger India website

Well the solution for this is to get a yahoo messenger US. But before installing it be sure to remove the old messenger using Add and Remove programs from Control Panel and reboot your system.

Curious to know the reason for the absence.

My Experiments with Macro shots


Friday, September 25, 2009

Beautiful Sunrise










View of Sunrise from Tiger hills- a sunrise point in Darjeeling

The view of sun rising from behind the hills and clouds, shining upon you full and bright when you stand staring into the skies is a great view.The first rays of sun light up the snow filled peak of Kanchenjunga giving it a beautiful silver hue.I had to wakeup 3 am in the morning as the sun rises as early as 4- 4:30 am in Darjeeling and it was worth it and more.

Passing Clouds

This pic was taken in Darjeeling. While traveling you often pass through clouds, I many times miss took them for fog.

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Staring into the depth


Staring into the depth of the green and beautiful Green Valley- Shimla

Amazing sentence !

Just stumbled this on the net

“I do not know where family doctors acquired illegibly perplexing handwriting nevertheless, extraordinary pharmaceutical intellectuality counterbalancing indecipherability, transcendentalizes intercommunications incomprehensibleness”.

This is a sentence where the Nth word is N letters long.

e.g. 3rd word is 3 letters long, 8th word is 8 letters long and so on

Saturday, September 12, 2009

What’s your rashee

Interesting trailer. Waiting curiously for Ashutosh Gowariker’s first attempt at comedy. 

Thursday, September 3, 2009

Aishwaraya on Oprah show again

Aishwaraya Rai Bachchan is all set to appear on the famous Oprah Winfrey show once again.This time she will have hubby Abishek by her side.This will be her second appearance in one of world’s most prestigious talk shows. Ash has already appeared on the show in February 2007.

Thursday, August 27, 2009

Harley Davidson launched in India

Harley announced their formal launch in India. Five models will be available in India including Night Rod Special, Fat Boy, customized model Legend Harley and Roadster, but one has to wait till early 2010 to get one as bikes will go on sale only then.



Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Harley-Davidson all set to make Indian debut


Its official, the iconic American Bike motorcycle manufacturer with 107 years history “Harley-Davidson” is all set to make its Indian debut tomorrow (27th August 2009), there’s a countdown running on the official Harley Indian site (check it out here).The Milwaukee based manufacturer is finally entering Indian market after repeated news of its entry from 2006.

The Oldest bike manufacturer popular for its Cruiser style bikes is all set to bring some of its models in the CBU’s (completely built units) form.

Monday, August 24, 2009

Kawasaki Ninja 250 seen at Pune Pro-Biking showroom


The long awaited and much delayed launch of Kawasaki Ninja 250 in India seems to be getting close.This bike was caught in a pro-biking showroom in Pune.

Come back for more updates.

Via motorbeam


Tuesday, August 18, 2009


For all those who don’t believe in luck( including me).

thoroughly enjoyed this, watch and enjoy.

Friday, July 10, 2009

New Hero Honda Karizma spied




These are the spy pics of new Hero Honda Karizma doing rounds on the internet . While the Bajaj has got their pulsar 200 and 220 and Yamaha their R15, Hero Honda was still struck with their aging Karzima which got its only upgrade in the form of an added R and sticker change. Now it looks like the Hero Honda is up for it with the new full fared Karizma. The new Karizma will be the only other bike in India with full front fairing along with the R15.

Some new features:  


  • New handle bars.
  • Full front faring.
  • Nice faring embedded clear lamp indicators.
  • Hayabusa inspired graphics on faring.
  • Rear disc braking
  • Gas shocks
  • Split grab rails
  • LED tails light

And some questions :

  1. While every body on the internet call the new karizma PGM-Fi (programmable fuel injected) we have to wait and see if it really is fuel injected.
  2. The Power ?.  Did Hero Honda Make any changes in the CC.
  3. Price ?. will HH be able to price the ZMA competitively.


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