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Shine on you crazy diamond

Date: June 3, 2013 Categories: Friends, Life, Memories, Personal Comments: 2 Comments Share:

My friend Atul Chitnis passed away this morning after a year long battle with cancer. He was 51, and is survived by his amazing wife Shubha and daughter Geetanjali. The first time I met Atul, I was lying on a hospital bed, my leg bandaged up, my head in stitches, after a mammoth road accident, and I barely remember that meeting, but from that [...]

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Beer Can Chicken

Date: June 17, 2012 Categories: Cooking Comments: 7 Comments Share:

I love food! and that shows in my ‘personality’ 😉 But its been a couple of years now that I actually started cooking food, and while I like to eat the traditional everyday food like the simple Dal and Rice and love that to bits, I am more of an experimental cook. Or atleast, I try to be. When on tour with The Raghu Dixit Project, [...]

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Happy Birthday Shilpa and Sheela

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Date: June 16, 2012 Categories: Featured Comments: 1 Comment Share:

My lovely wife Shilpa and her twin sis, Sheela, turn a year older and wiser today. From the scrawny kids that we were in 2003 – 2004 to where we are today, 9 years later, its been such a long and fun journey together! Happy Birthday to both of you! and I wish both of you , the very best and may all that you ever dream of come true and [...]

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Date: February 7, 2012 Categories: Work Comments: 2 Comments Share:

When Ashim and I went to meet Deepak Ravindran, in his brand new office in Koramangala, little did I expect that it would dramatically change the way I looked at technology and the future of my involvement in Technology! I met a 24 year old who not only had a killer idea, but did something about it and he sat opposite us as the CEO of Innoz [...]

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3G on the Pay-as-you-Go Talk Mobile SIM using a Nexus One

Date: May 5, 2010 Categories: Featured, Misc Comments: 2 Comments Share:

Firstly, the reason I am posting this in such great detail is that I really hope people like me who were searching for this over and over get the information easily! I am in the UK as part of my band, The Raghu Dixit Project‘s UK Tour and when here, I got myself a local SIM. After consulting with various people, I went for the ‘Talk [...]

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Yuki – As white as snow

Date: April 21, 2010 Categories: Animals, Family, Photoblog Comments: 2 Comments Share:

Yuki came into my life as a surprise, a surprise for my then girlfriend and now wife, Shilpa on her birthday. For someone who has never ever lived with a pet, it was a brand new experience, but in the hustle bustle of your day, when you look around to see her blue eyes staring at you with absolute trust or just seeing her sleeping away without [...]

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Date: October 29, 2009 Categories: Work Comments: No Comments Share:, the premier Open Source Conference happens in Bangalore from the 1st to the 5th of December, 2009 at the brilliant NIMHANS Convention Center. I am part of the organizing committee and I can guarantee that there are a lot of cool things being put together for this to happen. The Call for Speakers was met with a Huge response and we [...]

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I am a TED Fellow!

Date: October 28, 2009 Categories: Featured, Personal Comments: 1 Comment Share:

The last year has been the most incredible time of my life with so much happening and things taking such drastic turns! right from quitting my IT career to now getting married, it has been a series of waves I have been riding! One thing that stands out is becoming a TED Fellow, a dream I have cherished from the first time I heard and read [...]

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My Latest Tattoo

Date: October 18, 2009 Categories: Art, Memories, Photoblog Comments: 4 Comments Share:

After much procrastination, I got back to ‘The Dark Arts Tattoo Studio’ for completing the pending work on one tattoo I already had and then get a new one done. The new one has 2 things – the words, Yuuki – Meaning Courage and Yume – Meaning Dreams in the Kanji script. These are the names of the first pets I have [...]

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Only Evil Can Hold This

Date: October 1, 2009 Categories: Photoblog, Uncategorized Comments: 1 Comment Share:

My mom likes to drink her morning tea from a large cup and this was an Iron Maiden cup that my brother had gotten for playing at some gig! Little did she know what I was up to when I clicked this snap

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