Spring…….That past !

I was willing to write about this since a year and finally I collected some courage. Its nothing personal but something that inevitable. Something that each one of us will face someday. Something that faced by many of us. And something that many of us living with each day.

I have been taught not argue with elders and that’s been part of my culture. On a human level we connected to many people on daily basis and get disconnected easily. Most of us find that connection in social media these days. School, office, home, neighbors, travelers are other similar scenarios of real interaction.

Well, couple of such encounters I have been through with my good old neighbors. Both of them were pretty old fellows like grandpa who remind us that they have seen more seasons than us. One of them was like stubborn child who repeat same mistakes regularly. Our entire neighborhood was surrender to this old man who used to pick up flowers each morning from people’s home.


He used to do hour-long prayers. So one day I said to him please keep some flowers for us when he marched towards my Hibiscus tree. And he said ‘sure you been kind, people are rude with me’. Well, some people are less kind

Other fellow was no less than first one. Each morning when my newspaper came to my home this old man use to collect it from my gate and read it ! I didn’t get in argument with him ! Again don’t wish to start mornings on a bad note !

Both of them taught me one thing ! Being lively, being sensitive and being human beyond our fake lives of identities and formalities ! Now both of them died in last fifteen months and I have realized that thank God for my values !  Society and civilized worlds create barrier between people instead of making bridge between folks !


What’s the point in arguing for a flower or a newspaper ? A human being is connecting with you on regular basis and all you need is ability to understand that. Frankly, I miss those stubborn old people who approached me with confident that they will get their expectation fulfill ! It’s a great little thing if people expect from you and you can offer them faith !!


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Fresh, Bright Summer at Dealstan !

Summer is here and Dealstan is just the place for brighten up your season. Your closet need complete makeover and so does your look. Instead of trying different online shopping sites Dealstan will get all great deals for you.
Get the light and sheer look with Maybelline BB cream and perpetual peony lip color. Choose the fresh hues from Express Finish collection for your nails. I would choose Color Show Velvet Wine nails and Hyper Sharp liner for night look.
Add the super comfort of Nell bellies and your favourite shades for cool summer. Dealstan has finest comfy footwear collection. Finally for the wardrobe, whether you are planning for vacations or going at wedding Dealstan is style ready. Ethnic Fashionara suits are dazzling option for party. I will choose floral and plane jumpsuit for my holidays. Libemode and Miaminx summer collection is causal yet chic for night out. Dealstan get you vibrant linen apparel this season.

Embellish your wrist with sporty and smart Puma time bands. Pink, olive, azure and bubble gum collection watches will blend with your style. May you like sporty outgoing digital or classic analogue with Dealstan timepieces you will standout.

If you certainly going out and enjoying places then one thing you must have, smart phone or tablet. Dealstan giving great offers on smart phone and tablets. I’m thinking about Google Nexus deal.


If you are more into smart phone then Ginoee smart phones at Dealstan is smart choice.
If you are a book lover then lazy afternoon is incomplete without a romantic tale or engaging mystery. Dealstan is offering super sale and many deals on all books with all categories. I will definitely getting my favourite book and hope Dealstan will come up with more offers this season. Come visit Dealstan and get great ensemble collection to make your summer fresh and bright!

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The wedding season…….Emotional forgery !!

Wedding in India and across the glob is serious business and billion dollar industry is based on it. From gifts to apparel, home appliances to jewellery and of course wedding planners.

Here it is serious business between family of bride and groom, in the form of dowry. Yes, dowry, it’s very much exits in modern families. All high educated and scholars, professionals are part of this system. Dowry over the years changed its form. Now a days it’s about big , lavish, decorated weddings. Designer sets and outfits, exchange of gifts and professional or business deals.

really ??

Here comes the ridiculous and at the same time cynical trend. Grooms and brides prefers to chooses their partner from same profession. Most of marriages are still arranged marriages in India and when it comes to such situation, doctor will look only for doctor or medical professional. Teacher will prefer for teacher or lecturer. Engineer will look an engineer from any stream.

Such Hippocratic approach don’t end when bride and groom find their respective match but another terrible and painful journey of wedding starts for many bridal families. Since bride’s family is about spend lot of money. Once everything agreed from bride’s profession to groom’s earning, amount of cash to be given as dowry and of course gold in the form of jewellery, both families became ready for the real wedding.


In the mean time, as to be bridegroom get nod from their family, both of the start talking and seeing each other. And how fake can things go in life ?? Can you imagine ?? I observed it very closely when one of my relative who is actually well-educated and holds a good place in a multinational has done same display of pretender attitude.

This guy agreed for an arrange marriage and accepted good amount of money before marriage. Bride and groom started seeing each other and guess what groom started to write romantic poems for the bride !! This is just a pattern of millions of weddings happening in and around.

Blame also goes to the girl who started to enjoy romantic poetry of a fraudster. So next time if you blame Martha Stewart for making marriage a wedding event or blame corporates to destroy the real values just check out emotional forgery.


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Time to think about yourself……Happy New Year !

Do I sound selfish ? of course not. It’s time for holidays, new plans, family and friends, gifts and charity…….it’s party time. Religious or not, we all love holidays and fun !!

Time to gear up for that list you were planning since lifetime. May be you are not planning that long, in that case time for that little trip you were thinking over months, food that you are craving for, friends those need to be contacted because you haven’t wish them on right time, family that is waiting for you, book that you like to buy and probably read…..dvd which you always wanted to watch, crazy idea you always wish to pursue……things you holding up inside and like to share with someone……fight that you haven’t fought……..sorry that you haven’t said……grudge that is still in your mind…….fear that stopping you…..game that you love to play……tradition that you wish to break…..dress that you love to wear…….the list is endless.

new year

All you have to do just to take first step towards your wish. Wish you all Happy New Year and may all your dreams come true !!

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Getting back and staying connected !

I took another long break but only because I was busy on other forums, doing some social stuff. No, not tweeting or making friends on Facebook. I was there, writing some responsible act for our armed forces. So much happened in the meantime and seems that a circle is completed as economy troubles are back worldwide.

Well, other issues like terrorism was never gone, always hitting us closely. Good thing is festive season is back and I pray that each one of us will find a reason to celebrate, no matter how small it is. For the sake of good times, let’s be hopeful.

Now you can like or dislike my little efforts of photography on Viewbug.



Wish you all great times, health and happiness.

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Things you can’t ignore !!

These days we all become kind of expert in ignoring. Ignoring our emotions, avoiding our relations, easily forgetting about our neighbourhoods, being cool about what’s happening around us…..there is one medium called media which never let us ignore anything and quietly help us forgetting everything because we the people have short memory!!

Can you ignore spring arrival? can we ignore beautiful blossom and butterflies of season? can we ignore snowfall? can we ignore cheesy gossips of politicians and good for nothing people? Can we ignore launch of new gadget or game? and still we successfully ignore wars, pains, corruption and suffering of people.

When my state Maharashtra is burning in fire of drought, at the same time there are people who are enjoying cricket and having fun all sort of way. The amount of water being wasting on organizing these matches in this state, could better been used for drought region, quite close to cities like Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur.

This picture is common all around !

Politicians are using filthy methods to tackle such a terrible situation. and what are people doing? farmers are burning their own farms of oranges because there is no water for them. and amount of money to cut the farms is more than they can afford. Children, senior citizens and all people in the families only trying to get some water from various sources, leaving all the daily work behind.

Who is responsible for this drought? beside the all mighty nature, the same filthy politicians who thinks providing water to a beverage or beer industry is important than thirsty dying people and animals. People who think that money can bring smile on people’s face who don’t have water to drink. According to one study this is the worst drought since last 400 years. Famous historic resources of water which had been hundreds of years old are dry now. And yes again we successfully ignored all this. Until and unless we face any such problem, we keep moving on within our little pond.

P.S. – These days spring means the new collection of fashionable trends for many people.

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Some random thoughts……

Since many people from art and poetry world appreciated my last fearful post, I dare to post some of my lines of thought. It was written from a stupid and funny incident that made me inspired.


Hardihood !!

There was a girl, sitting on a chair

She put some mud pack on her face

She was so busy that she forgets to take a bath,

Then she wake up and rush to the work

Drive so fast and crush the turf,

Road was full with suffocation

And her mind by cynical pollution,

Never had she seen a single bird in the sky

And some hues of butterfly,

There were some roses on her computer

And some tulips wall posters,

One day she found how dead her around!

And then she turns all down

Later she stopped at every corner and nook

Smell some lilies and salute the troops,

Then she visited green and fair

Blushed her chicks and swirl the hair,

Tasted all the spices under the roof

Blend the life with hardihood.

S. Anand


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