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Posts under the 'Hyderabad' Category

Dhobi Ghat – a review

First words, Dhobi Ghat is a slice-of-life movie that takes us through a phase in the lives of Arun (Aamir Khan) – A divorcee painter who keeps to himself and prefers to stay away from the hustle bustle. Shai (Monica Dogra) – An investment banker from the US, who is in Mumbai on a pretext […]

Well spent Sunday morning – Trek to Koe Imam Zamin.

Yeah usually my Sunday mornings begin in the afternoon!! Today was different. Got up at a ghostly 0500hrs to go on a trek! And tell you, it was worth the effort of driving all the way to Thrimulgherry in the chill of a winter morning.And its been a really long time since I went on […]

GHAC Carnival 2010 – News Letter Launch

I attended the GHAC Carnival 2010 this evening. It was a gala event hosted by the Great Hyderabad Adventure Club of which I’m a part of.  For those of you who’ve not heard of GHAC, its a non profit, volunteer driven adventure club that conducts/organizes trekking, hiking, rock climbing, camping and travel events. For more, […]

Trekking trip to Maula Ali Dargah

Yesterday morning I went on my first official trekking trip ever! What started as a casual invite from a friend to join her on the adventure, went on to become an unforgettable memory. The trip was every bit fun filled and I learnt how to trek too! For those of you who are wondering where […]

Lets Vote for Lok Satta

The following are a few words (in telugu) that politicians said about JP and Lok Satta in general. Every One seems to believe that Lok Sattta is the kind of party that can bring about a change, for the better. There is no doubt that this is the kind of party that would clean up […]

Isha Inner Engineering in Madhapur 15th to 21 April ’09

Isha is gearing up to cover the whole of Andhra Pradesh with a series of Inner Engineering programs. The series is named ‘Aananda Ala’ (read wave of bliss). The campaign is going to begin mid May and will last through May, June and July. Ananda Sangamam: Whats more, the participants will get a chance to […]

Lets conduct our traffic ourselves

I start my bike at home, many apprehensions in my mind as I change gears, zip through the lanes and reach the main road that I take to office. Honking bikers, listlessly parked autos, signal jumpers, brimming city buses, reckless overtaking, lane switching, driving on the wrong side of the road, careless pedestrians crossing roads, […]