My Thinking on Cryptocurrency

I am thinking of investing a small amount of money in cryptocurrency. For the last three weeks, I have been listening to and reading articles about the situation in India. What follows is my summary. I had forgotten about cryptocurrencies for the longest time since my initial fascination for it in 2017. The fascination hitContinue reading “My Thinking on Cryptocurrency”

Daughter’s School – First Working Day

It’s a new world. The first day at school (yesterday – June 10) for my daughter involved an hour long session for Parents Orientation. My daughter, my wife and I sat in front of my laptop awaiting for the session to begin. Today (June 11) the working day begins. Several parents logged in, tried playingContinue reading “Daughter’s School – First Working Day”

Daughter’s First Day at School

Today is my daughter’s first day at school. She is in Nursery. First, let me acknowledge my privilege in being able to afford a school that is starting on time during a pandemic. The classes are online. Being able to afford a separate laptop for her with enough internet bandwidth to attend class and forContinue reading “Daughter’s First Day at School”

Samkhya on YouTube

Since writing a summary of my search on reading up on Samkhya, I thought this update would help other seekers. This YouTube video (~ 30 minutes long, embedded below) is the best explanation that I have found online of the philosophy of Samkhya and Yoga. I have been looking for the Samkhya Karika translations online.Continue reading “Samkhya on YouTube”

Cyclone Nisarga – the day after

Since writing yesterday, the cyclone missed Mumbai and passed South of the city via the town of Alibaug. The Indian Meteorological Department said that the town faced wind speeds of 100-120 kmph. There was destruction but no loss of life. I posted two videos on YouTube. One of them showed a billboard near our homeContinue reading “Cyclone Nisarga – the day after”