Ponder

Bruce Lee playing Table Tennis..

Bruce Lee Playing Table Tennis  Really ? Got a video awhile ago. The  one and only Bruce Lee playing Table Tennis with his it is : And on the Youtube at : ( many similar floating ) That got me interested - maybe something to do with there was a time I was trying to twirl some nanuchucks myself  :-) I thought the video was pretty Ah well, turns out like many other stuff, it was   NOT "real" . Hate to disappoint all you Bruce Lee fans- including myself ! From : It’s not real. The video, which has…
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Ponder

Regrets on a deathbed

Regrets on a deathbed Pretty sure he didn't have any ! Well, I think there is an opportunity in everything ......my friend Jobs said " Death is very likely the single best invention of Life." Wonder what he was thinking ? ! Coming back, Bronnie Ware is an Australian nurse who spent several years working in palliative care, caring for patients in the last 12 weeks of their lives. She recorded their dying epiphanies in a blog called Inspiration and Chai, which gathered so much attention that she put her observations into a book called 'The Top Five Regrets of…
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Inspire

Doggie Lessons

Lessons from a Dog Everything - inanimate or animate- can serve one or many purposes in our lives and can teach us lessons if we are receptive. Perhaps "nothing happens without a reason' makes sense. So what can a dying dog teach ? Had received a story sometime ago which made sense to me. Sharing it, and share on !   A Dog's Purpose? (according to a 6-year-old). Being a veterinarian, I had been called to examine a ten-year-old Irish Wolfhound named Belker. The dog's owners, Ron, his wife Lisa , and their little boy Shane, were all very attached…
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Health

100 simple health tips…

  100 Simple Health Tips one can easily follow ! 1. Walk for 30 minutes daily. 2. Eat a piece of fruit daily. 3. Eat whole foods instead of processed foods whenever possible. 4. Reject foods and drinks made of artificial colors or sweetener. 5. Start each lunch/dinner with salad. 6. Give your partner a hug every day before work. 7. Take a deep belly breath for three to five minutes twice a day. 8. Smell the scent of lavender to relax and sleep well. 9. Eat a handful of walnuts before bed. 10. Drink plenty of water. 11. Get 10-15…
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50 places to eat in Delhi

Ahh FOOD ! yet another bucket list ! Want to join in ? Join the whatsapp group from : Events in Delhi/NCR     And some more links :     And here is the complete list. Will fill in as I fill in :-)) 1. Jalebi at Old Famous Jalebi Wala Where: 795, Dariba Kalan Road, Dariba Corner, Opposite to Central Baptist Church, Chandni chowk 2. Dahi Bhalla at Natraj Cafe Where: 1396, Main Road Near Central Bank, Opposite, Paranthe Wali Gali, Kucha Mahajani, Chandni Chowk 3. Momos at Dolma Aunty, Lajpat Nagar Where: Alankar Cinema Road, Block A Lajpat…
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Ponder

Thoughts on Death

  ‘There was a door to which I found no key, There was a veil beyond which I could not see; Talk awhile of thee and me there was, Then no more of thee -or me.’”  and more : “‘Into this world and why not knowing, And like water willy -nilly flowing …  ( Omar Khayyam ) Death. A fact of life. Yet one talked about in hushed, frightened tones. Something which happens to others. And we mourn the dead- knowing fully well that by that time it'd not make a twit of difference to them ! We also mourn…
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Ghazals

I will meet you again – nice poem by Amrita

Amrita-Main Tenu Pher Milangi Very nice poem by Amrita Pritam , recited so beautifully by Gulzar. Attempting translation in Gurmukhi-ongoing ..... A bit about Amrita : Amrita Pritam (31 August 1919 – 31 October 2005) was an Indian writer and poet, who wrote in Punjabi and is considered the first prominent woman Punjabi poet, novelist, and essayist, and the leading 20th-century poet of the Punjabi language, who is equally loved on both sides of the India-Pakistan border. With a career spanning over six decades, she produced over 100 books of poetry, fiction, biographies, essays, a collection of Punjabi folk songs…
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Wanderings

Chandni Chowk Street Food – yummmmm!

Chandni Chowk Street Food ! Daulat Ki Chaat   Food makes the world go round and around !- found a video, saving it here for future explorations - want to join in ? Come check out the whatsapp gtoup :     Locations : 1. Lotan ke chole kulche: sits outside shop number 2358/108, chhata shahji, Dharampura road, chawri bazar, Landmark - 200 meters from chandni chowk metro station. Timings Morning to at above place then to outside commercial School Daryaganj. 15th Aug. 2017 Update : Nearest Metro Station is Chawdi Bazar one. From Gurdwara Sisganj it is about 1…
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