Muslim men help Hindu man perform sister’s last rites MANGALURU: In a rare gesture, a group of Muslim youths helped a Hindu family perform the last rites of a 52-year-old woman who died after suffering a cardiac arrest on Saturday. Bhavani died at Janavasati Colony in Puttur taluk’s Vidyapura. She was not married. Her brother … Continue reading Muslim men help Hindu man perform sister’s last rites
I received this from a Whatsapp friend. I post it here, courtesy to the unknown author with a big heart. What a lovely hard hitting poem. ...please do read ———————————— Sometimes in the dark of the night I visit my conscience To see if it is still breathing For its dying a slow death Every … Continue reading I visit my conscience once a day
A letter to members of my group in Whatsapp in September 2017 Excerpts from my post: Started on 31.12.2015 by me, this group initially was formed as a joint forum to send new year greetings to more than 150 of friends and contacts. This was done by me without any knowledge of about how groups … Continue reading My Social Media – log of a very few messages
Senior citizens have never been protected by the Government as a class in India. Except for a few concessions given as welfare measures like concession in Rail tickets, concession bus tickets in certain states, separate counters for senior citizens in government, railway and bank offices, no other serious support has ever come from the Government. … Continue reading Plight of senior citizens in India
A Monk of the Ramakrishna Mission was being interviewed by a journalist from NY. The journalist started interviewing the Monk as planned earlier. Journalist - "Sir, in your last lecture, you told us about Jogajog (contact) & Sanjog (connection). It's really confusing. Can you explain ? " The Monk smiled and apparently deviating from the … Continue reading Jagajog and Sanjog ?
I reproduce a message I received through WhatsApp and an image on the way flood crisis is managed in Kerala. Rajiv Tyagi writes: From an Army officer who is at the forefront of rescue and relief operations at Kochi: "I have been in the centre of activities at Kochi. While there is no doubt the … Continue reading Great people of Kerala, showing greatness unparalleled
Idiosyncrasies at the Office Environment This post is my rejoinder to my post carrying a message I received in Whatsapp from a friends group on Abilene Paradox. https://nytanaya.wordpress.com/2018/07/13/what-is-the-abilene-paradox/ My response sent to my friend in Whatsapp group follows: “Very true. But in India, in the busy corporates, none has any time to think and effect behavioral … Continue reading Idiosyncrasies at the Office Environment
What is The Abilene Paradox ? Context : Corporate World. On a birthday, a family decided to go out for dinner. Husband asked wife, where to go? Thinking that he likes Gujarati food, she said: “Let’s go to Agashiye – The Terrace Restaurant!” His son and daughter nodded in agreement. On their return, the son … Continue reading What is The Abilene Paradox ?