2010-09-19

where there is a god, there is a temple... Where there is a temple, there are beggars... It can also be the other way around...



2010-09-19

earlier i came to Nashik in 2001 to attend airforce interview at Ozhar village...


2010-09-19

visited another temple... 'mukthi dham'... Took photo to prove that we were there...


2010-09-19

darshaned a roadside 'bell temple'... Tied a bell for Soorya and another bell for Nitish...


2010-09-19

one day trip to nashik... With in-laws and brother-in-law families... On the way in Qualis...


2010-09-11

had i done some unique course like BA(Chemistry) or BCom(History) I could have pursued a better job profile... BTech & Management courses doesn't help adding spice to job profile...


2010-09-10

garlic 1 kg costs Rs. 160. It was around Rs. 80 a couple of weeks back...


2010-09-06

in ISI Emerging Markets Information Services discussion...


2010-09-05

went to D-Mart for monthly purchase... When I tried a handful of wheat grains, for the 7th time, the shop owner warned me... Man, did I do anything wrong?


2010-09-04

there are some things money can't buy... Reaching home on time in the evening of a weekend, is one of them...


2010-09-04

after Kalam and Prathiba Patil, now Sachin wants to drive Sukoi-30... Is it a toy? Or a status symbol? Kalam was a scientist... Others?

Miffed with attitude of Sachin and Dhoni, IAF drops plan to fly them in Sukhoi 

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2010-09-01

got conjunctivitis (wow! What a complex spelling!!!) aka Madras I... Now i have reason to wear 'cooling glass'...


2010-08-26

blogged 'Size of human ear'

http://nvkarthik.blogspot.com 


2010-08-24

they say that my company policies are like fine paintings... i beg to agree... its like Picasso...


2010-08-24

Commission: To finish things fast...
Enquiry Commission: To avoid finishing things fast...


2010-08-22

started to read Balakumaran's 'Thulasi'... A novel on a part of Mahabharatha...


2010-08-22

finished reading chetan bhagat's '2 states'... It was just a love marriage... My arranged marriage itself was so complicated like that in the story...


2010-08-19

we men are attracted towards women with a raspy voice... we think "Hey! May be she's finished with all the yellings..."


2010-08-18

Socrates was a Greek philosopher who went around giving people good advice. They poisoned him.


2010-08-16

I dunno, it seems like once people grow up, they have no idea of what's cool.
-Calvin (to Hobbes)


2010-08-12

with the amount of chocolates i am eating, if some company is ready to insure my teeth, i would become super rich within a couple of years...


2010-08-11

George Bush was lucky... The instant he became US President his school marks became classified... Our Kalam was better in this regards...


2010-08-09

my wifey Sasi is a genius... after a long argument yesterday she declared that i have answer for everything but solution for none... yeah... thinking twice, i believe that she is right...


2010-08-08

with vinayagar chaturdi next month, BMC is going to de-silt and clean mumbai lakes... so that we can go, immerse ganesh idols and dirty back the lakes again...


2010-08-07

when you feel sad, to cheer up, just go to the mirror and say, 'Damn! I am really so cute.' and you will overcome your sadness...

but don't make this a habit 'coz, liars go to hell...


2010-08-07

once when i said to my ex-boss, "sir, with the salary you pay i cant even afford to get married", he quickly retorted back, "young man, and one day you will be thankful to me for this"...


2010-08-06

my therapist told me that the way to achieve inner peace was to finish what i started... so far today, i have finished two bags of Balaji chips and a pocket of Parle-G... i feel better already...


2010-08-05

enrolled myself for the bus service from my home to office... another novel way to commute from office to home and vice-versa...


2010-08-05

on discussing about Adam & Eve's happy life, my friend Lokesh clarified me the reason "Karthik! Adam & Eve were never married, but were in live-in relation. No commitments!!!"


2010-08-04

reading the book "The power of humor at the workplace" by K. Sathyanarayana...


2010-08-04

its not that interesting to travel to our new office these days... there is no rush / shouts / pushes / quarrels in this route... i get to seat somehow... hmmm, what a boring way to travel in a mumbai local...


2010-08-03

Capitalism vs. Communism: In Capitalism, man exploits man! Its exactly the other way round in Communism!!!


2010-08-01

with 5 kids in home, i am made to watch the rhymes cd... Its 3rd time now, in a row since morning... Kids! Kids! Kids!


2010-07-31

restricting access to cafeteria and pantry will not increase productivity... for that employees need to be motivated, recognised and incentivised...


2010-07-30

joined keyboard class today... shy to venture alone, i roped in another friend (saravana prabhu) for the class... he is going to learn guitar...


2010-07-29

attended an hour session on 'stress management'... At end, during Q&A session, one guy promptly asked "will we get soft copy of the presentation?"... i always come across characters who fancy collecting presentations...


2010-07-29

looking for a keyboard class... Found a 3 month course... 2 hrs every sunday... May start from this sunday...


2010-07-28

went to Nichole's Cafeteria for lunch... Cheeze fingers, potato wedges and aloo tikki... An hour later had half bread roll and brownie... Finished with a masala tea...

(Note: Amit Sarker is not to be informed of this 'Mission Lunch')


2010-07-25

school friend Sadha Sivan Raju had come to mumbai for a meeting yesterday... He started back today... Just sent him off from LTT, Mumbai...


2010-07-25

started reading the book "Chariots of the Gods?", by Erich Von Daniken...


2010-07-25

7 G Rainbow colony...

teen movie... comedy, music but very sad end... i love the theme music... yuvan shankar raja and selvaraghavan are great...

i remember hearing this song when i used to travel in highways across andhra pradesh...


2010-07-24

He who has a 'why' to live for can bear with almost any 'how'.

- Nietzsche


2010-07-24

That which does not kill me, makes me stronger.

- Nietzsche


2010-07-24

rain rain go away...

come again another day...

little karthik wants to reach...

to the office for the punch...


2010-07-24

rain rain go away...

come again another day...

little karthik wants to reach...

to the office for the punch...


2010-07-23

my id card was not working in new office... So i surrendered my id and got an interim access card... After 4 days they found that it is actually not working... Asked me to surrender my interim access card and apply in system for a new id card... Until then i am to use another interim access card... I feel like an 'intruder' in my own office...


2010-07-23

it was exciting to use a shredder... i used it for the first time in my life, yesterday... i shredded a bunch of old documents... shredding paper seems to be an interesting job profile... let me check the possibilities of internal transfer to 'shredding and waste paper management section'... (does such a dept. exist?!!!)


2010-07-22

today, post lunch, i ordered fruit salad topped with ice cream, jelly, honey, cashew and grapes... i think i was the first to order such a combination... he delivered it to me with a peculiar look... good that he didn't gave me a feedback form to fill...


2010-07-21

lost sleep by 3.30 am today morning... rectified e-mail settings in my mobile and restored it back... watching news channels... they are far better entertaining and funny than any song / comedy channels...


2010-07-20

first day at new office location... Saved 1 hour of travel to and fro...