Wives who were married to royalty but were never Ranis

Ammachies of Travancore Ammachies of Travancore: Wives who were married to royalty but were never Ranis The wife of the Maharajah was not his queen—she could only be addressed as ‘the consort’ and had no claims to being a ‘Highness’ In 1912 a magazine in London carried a feature on the wife of an Indian…

Flipkart buys Jabong for $70 million

Flipkart-owned Myntra has agreed to acquire main competitor Jabong from Global Fashion Group for $70 million (Rs 470 crore) in cash to create India’s biggest fashion e-tailer, ending months of speculation and outbidding several potential suitors including Snapdeal. The deal will consolidate Flipkart’s position in the Indian e-commerce market and enable Jabong’s German backer Rocket…

The Apple Man

Steve Jobs. The Apple Man Zodiac Sign : Pisces ( February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011, Palo Alto, California, United States) We all know him. And I resonate with most of his quotes. This is one of his last. Not a quote, but state of mind, simply laid out. A must preserve item, and thus…

My dear Child, with Love, Parent.

Dear Child, Already the days are getting shorter, nature’s signal that everything must come to an end and begin again. It’s almost here — the freedom you have longed for all year and the day I’ve dreaded for months, perhaps, even, since the day you were born. As a parent, you quickly realize that life…

The Source Quote #2

So if you wonder often who is your friend here is a sort of a reminder. One does not need to look for thought in books and scriptures. Profound thoughts emerge from everyday lives. We just need to be tuned in.  Feelings emerge from the simplest of conversations. Blessed are those who have friends for…

The Source Quote #1

There is a time when everything seems to be falling apart. They say, it may be times life is realigning to give you a  fresh start.  Whatever it may be, there are signs. Either we stay in denial and refuse to see it. or. We gracefully lower our heads and accept the universal sign. Live…

Eternal Optimist MiniPoster #13

# Miniposter 13. Its been a while I have made one of these posters. Probably no thought came across as profound. Or I was just too occupied.  Read up. I endorse it. I will practice it.

Because I do things differently.

She belonged to a different era. In the times that we live in, compassion is fading . It is not really considered a virtue. So many times we get abused and our productivity suffers at workplace just because we were compassionate. Racing to prove that one is better, even at the cost of causing harm…