me mumbaikar: #1

me mumbaikar: #1
Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul. ~ unknown   Here is my fellow mumbaikar, I mat him during one of my rickshaw rides. He came to Mumbai in search of work but didn’t get any opportunities. So he learnt to drive rickshaw and has been driving it since ...

must eat delicacies in Mumbai..

must eat delicacies in Mumbai..
Most of my friends know that I am a foodie and always in search of good food. Earlier one of my friend forwarded me a list of delicacies in Mumbai. I have eaten few of them and also heard about few. Below is the forwarded list, plus few of my favorites. So my next food ...

mumbai demystified

mumbai demystified
What a creative way to describe places in Mumbai :). ( I think Mumbaikar’s will enjoy this more than anyone else 🙂 ) Note: I was not able to find the source of these images hence don’t know whom to credit.

Mumbai Meri Jaan: Shameful act at Mumbai domestic airport

Mumbai, what can I say about it. It’s been more than 6 years since I moved to Mumbai. I instantly fell in love with this city. I don’t know what I like about this maximum city, is it loving friends or ever helpful people or excellent public transport or good food ( a self confessed ...

Say “NO” to bribery!!! 10

This was a very interesting incident that happened during my recent travel from Goa to Mumbai. Alcohol is bit cheaper in Goa, so my friend requested to me get a bottle of “Feni” for him. If you have a permit you can legally bring in 2 bottles of alcohol in Mumbai ( this was told ...

WA Campions Cup 2010 1

WA Campions Cup is a football tournament held in my company, Web Access. Just imagine bunch of computer junkies in colorful jersey running after a football, sounds interesting? Believe me it’s great fun. It’s a day to show your footwork, may be curve in banana kick and of course have a wonderful time with your ...

Shoe Polish Boy 2

Recently I had been to Pune to attend wedding of one of my closest friends. Considering it was Sunday I had done my reservation well in advanced. I had my booking for InterCity Express, which leaves Pune at around 5: 54 pm. Since I reached early I decided to board the train as soon as ...

Movie Review: Slumdog Millionaire

Definitely one of the best movie in recent time. Everything about this movie is just right. A must see.. This movie revolves around life of an impoverished Indian teen Jamal Malik, who becomes a contestant on the Hindi version of “Who Wants to be A Millionaire?”, wins, and is then suspected of cheating. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1010048/

NO HORN PLEASE !!!

My house is very close to a famous school. There is a clear Traffic Sign for “No horn”, but in spite of that every morning I wake up with loud noise of car / rickshaw horns. On a narrow road when there is complete block everyone just loves to honk. I can’t understand this. You ...

CodeCamp Mumbai Nov 17/18

CodeCampMumbai was officially sponsored by CiviCRM. And it all begins like normal barcamp. As we all know most of the developers are nocturnal, yet again this CodeCamp will start off schedule. I am here with one of my colleague to work on Facebook plugin for CiviCRM. Other projects include lighting up bulb using web interface(PHP), ...