Category Archive for 'creativity'

better job security – creativity

Sunday, December 29th, 2013

There’s a story about why the tiger can’t climb trees. A cat teaches the tiger to watch, crouch and spring and everything to survive. After a while the tiger starts feeling hungry, and wants to eat the cat! The cat runs up a tree, and the tiger is unable to pursue it now, as the […]

Sixth Sense Technology

Tuesday, November 17th, 2009

Just unbelievably impressive – “I want to tell you that you’re one of the 2 or 3 best inventors of the world right now” coming from a TED conference of global thinkers! Not only is this man intelligent, his wisdom is inspirational, he just wants to open source the whole thing, and wants it to […]


Thursday, August 20th, 2009

Reposting an old quote sent by my friend Murali which had got buried amidst another old post and felt it deserved a space of its own…

weekend at Siddaganga Mutt, Tumkur

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

Tumkur is supposed to be just an hour’s drive from Bangalore, but the bus (which we got almost immediately, both to and fro) took well over 2 hours each way. But the journey was enjoyable, and more than anything the trip was well worth it! Visited the Siddaganga Mutt and stayed overnight in the simple […]

photo of the day

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009

Prashanth’s photoblog Payaniga is usually pretty good and I’ve often used the monthly calendar wallpapers that he shares. But this particular picture simply left me breathless… 8) UG‘s quote comes to mind… If you have the courage to touch life for the first time, you will never know what hit you. Everything man has thought, […]

that was easy to draw!

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

This is the follow up of this was easy to draw? Submitted by cartoonist and fellow blogger Bellur in his inimitable style… The HOD, ‘Rediscovers Nature’ Block, Common Man’s College of Engg. Bangalore Branch (H.O. Igatpuri) Sub: Submission of Assignment Kindly accept my Pelican assignment. Sincerely Yours Bellur Roll No:260109 …please click on the image […]

quantum leap beyond a mediocre life

Sunday, February 8th, 2009

In physics, a quantum leap or quantum jump is a change of an electron from one quantum state to another within an atom. It is discontinuous; the electron jumps from one energy level to another instantaneously. ~ wiki Electrons keep changing – leaping – vibrating – all the time. But minor changes are insignificant. Its […]

what an idea!

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

BarackObama is asking you to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr by volunteering in your area. Visit or text SERVE to 56333 for info. – Obama’s twitter update Obama seems to be creating a revolution of sorts by by calling on Americans of all ages to step up and help their fellow citizens however […]

this should be easy to draw?

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

Finally I uploaded my photo from the previous Bangalore Weekend Shoot photographer’s club meet in Lalbagh… (Clicking on an image above takes you to a bigger version) I would like to invite you dear reader – can you send me a drawing of one of the above pictures…? A simple pencil sketch will do, unless […]

am I a photographer?

Saturday, April 5th, 2008

[an article written several years ago from my old website] Answers from different people to this question may be "yes", "maybe", or "no, I just dont have the talent for it". Let us try to take a closer look at the question, by starting with the idea of Beauty, and considering the ability of other species to identify it. […]