Memories of a friend who moved on….

Life – So uncertain, full of twists and turns. Friday, January 22, 2016 in the morning, I got the news on the school group of the demise of a school mate, Ameesh. Shocked was I? Not really even if we are just 48. We knew he was battling lung cancer and doctors had given up.Continue reading “Memories of a friend who moved on….”

The Brit White Behaviour

These are musings of a DPYA mate who is currently travelling in the UK. She sent it on mail to me as her ramblings but I thought of blogging it for posterity. No offence meant to any of my Parsi or Brit friends:-) All in jest. The Brit White Behaviour: Their behaviour reminds me of the PARSISContinue reading “The Brit White Behaviour”

Kavya’s Annual Sports Day – 2014

The Annual Sports Day at Shishuvan – Kavya had to report at 0640 so the entire household was working in tandem to wake her up and then ensure she is pushed out of the house on time:-) I too was challenged today as went to bed quite late but was categorically informed by her lastContinue reading “Kavya’s Annual Sports Day – 2014”

Cycling – A week past – Findings

I am enthused by my new-found love for cycling. For the past week I have been using it off and on and let me tell you every ride has memories of one form or the other. Day 1, Saturday March 30, 2013 I went to Hanumanji Temple in Wadala and 5 gardens. A trip toContinue reading “Cycling – A week past – Findings”

5th September – Teacher’s Day, A day to go back in time.

No this image is nothing with Kavya or me going back to school:-) Just that it being Teachers’ Day, I wanted to go back in time and thank all my teachers. I have lost touch with most of them but their memories are forever etched in your mind as they have been responsible for myContinue reading “5th September – Teacher’s Day, A day to go back in time.”

Childhood memories of Delhi

Am in Delhi as I write this post. Yesterday I passed by the Red Fort in Old Delhi and saw that people still sell water in this age of bottled Bisleri, Kinley, Aquafina and the ilk. Not my point for this post. I took this picture using the phone and was taken back in timeContinue reading “Childhood memories of Delhi”

Kavya’s first Annual Day at Shishuvan

Thursday 9th February was the much awaited Annual Day at Shishuvan for Standard I. It was held at Mysore Association Hall on Bhaudaji Road. It started at 1530 and went on till about 1715 but it was fun to see ALL yes ALL the children perform on stage. The theme was about stories that theyContinue reading “Kavya’s first Annual Day at Shishuvan”

I learnt a lot when Kavya started going to school…..

Kavya moved out from my school, DPYA to Shishuvan at the beginning of this academic year. Yes I have blogged about this in the past too but what I want to admit openly is what I have learnt from this transition. In DPYA, they had a class leader by election (which was quite a farce IContinue reading “I learnt a lot when Kavya started going to school…..”