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Potted flowers

Potted flowers

I purchased two potted plants from a roadside vendor. Its springtime in India, and flowers are in bloom. I have always loved photographing flowers, and this purchase resulted in two more photos to be added to the collection:

Inheritance

Inheritance

People talk about heritage and inheritance. There are two values that I have inherited from my maternal Grandfather. Today I am going to talk about one of these two values. The other is more personal, I may talk about it some other time. A Gurdwara, meaning “the doorway to the Guru”, is the Sikh place [...]

Adding a logo to the header

Adding a logo to the header

Adding a logo to the header generated by WordPress Default theme When I started this blog, I did add categories ‘Computers‘ and ‘Programming‘. However, I made one decision: I will not cover HowTos on WordPress as part of this blog. The reason? There are at least two blogs for each WordPress related topic on earth. [...]

Limericks II

Limericks II

Is Algebra fruitless endeavor? It seems they’ve been trying for ever To find x, y, and z And it’s quite clear to me, If they’ve not found them yet then they’ll never Credit: Graham Lester A wonderful bird is the pelican His bill can hold more than his belican He can take in his beak [...]

Jokes 4 folks II

One of my friends mentioned that his colleagues had nicknamed him ‘the Computer’. I asked him if this was due to his prodigious brainpower and impressive multitasking skills. “No”, he admitted, “its because someone is always swearing at me and trying to get me to work.”

Bread mold

Bread mold

Growing bread mold might sound outrageous, but that is what I did. Here is a photo of what grew: Click on the photo to see the high resolution version. I realised later, that a sideway photograph might have looked better, because it would show the tendrils, like this photo (source):