Foundational Hymns

An article written by our respected co-blogger, Sri. RamaMurthy took me down the memory lane when I was learning a set of basic hymns. So, here's an account of my experience before getting onto Sri. RamaMurthy's blog section. Irrespective of the religion or geographical region, if our family is theist or believes in the Divine … Continue reading Foundational Hymns

The Hindi Movie ‘Angrezi Medium’, My First Ever First Day, First Show

Irrfan Khan's much awaited movie, 'Angrezi Medium' / 'English Medium' got released on Friday, March 13, 2020. Ever since its trailer was released, I so wanted to watch the movie. Like so many people out there, I admire Irrfan not only as a fine actor, but one of the finest human beings. My kids and … Continue reading The Hindi Movie ‘Angrezi Medium’, My First Ever First Day, First Show

International Women’s Day & Real Meaning of Women Empowerment

Today is March 08 and is celebrated as the International Women's Day. So, I wish all the wonderful women out in this wondrous world a very happy Women's Day (not only today, but everyday :-)) I particularly liked this year's theme #EachForEqual #IWD2020. An equal world is an enabled world. Individually, we're all responsible for … Continue reading International Women’s Day & Real Meaning of Women Empowerment

Blessing in Disguise!

We all have heard and shared these quotes before, 'When life gives you lemons, make lemonade!', 'When people throw stones at you, collect them and build an Empire!' Implementing these in our own life does take a lot of courage, patience, and a rock-solid support especially emotional and spiritual support. The support could be from … Continue reading Blessing in Disguise!

What is Hurting the Growth of Kannada Language (Author: RamaMurthy)

Preface: Kannada is the official language of the state of Karnataka, India and also one of the classical languages given the rich literary works. Despite that, it is not widely used that too in Karnataka!! We, Kannadigas tend to blame others for not learning it when they come to work or live in Karnataka. But, … Continue reading What is Hurting the Growth of Kannada Language (Author: RamaMurthy)

ಅಂತರ ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರೀಯ ಮಾತೃಭಾಷೆ ದಿನ (International Mother Language Day)

Happy Wednesday, All... Today, February 21 is celebrated as International Mother Language Day. (Link for this day's background) No matter where we are in this world, the closeness we feel when someone speaks to us in our mother tongue is beyond words. Despite knowing many languages, our mind thinks in our mother tongue. This reminds … Continue reading ಅಂತರ ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರೀಯ ಮಾತೃಭಾಷೆ ದಿನ (International Mother Language Day)