• Kids

    Too many cooks spoil the broth

    Last weekend my 10-year-old son asked me to help him on his school oratory assignment. The topic was “‘Too many cooks spoil the broth”. He had to give the meaning of the proverb…

  • தமிழ்

    Ennai (Oil in Tamil) peyar vilakkam

    இன்று நான் கற்றது, எண்ணெய் பெயர் விளக்கம். எனக்கு தெரிந்தது: நல்லெண்ணெய் = நல்ல + எண்ணெய் இன்று கேட்டது: எள்ளு + நெய் = எண்ணெய் எண்ணெய்  என்றால் லிப்போ பேராகராதி சொல்கிறது (கீழே): எண்ணெய் : (1) எள்ளைப் பிழிந்து எடுக்கும் நெய்…

  • Faith,  Yoga

    Asatoma Ma Sadgamaya

    In my weekly Yoga classes my Yoga master starts the class and ends the class with either of the following two Sanskrit Hymns. asato ma satgamaya tamaso ma jyotirgamaya mrityorma amritam gamaya (Brhadaranyaka…

  • தமிழ்

    “If” by Rudyard Kipling

    In today’s Economic Times Newspaper in an Interview Subhash Menon, Founder of Subex mentioned about “If” by Rudyard Kipling – a short poem that carries the whole essence of Life. I searched and…