A Crying Mother…

She sits alone in a corner, drying her tears, A white, cotton pallu draped over her ears; She rubs her eyes and blows her nose, And looks as happy as …

Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes?

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? Who shall keep watch over the guardians? Whoever Luvenalis was, he certainly had a knack for asking the right questions… For any attempt at democratic governance …

On Bloggin’

One of the toughest things, I discovered once I had committed myself to shooting my mouth off at least thrice a week, is selecting the topic. It’s not a problem …

In the name of Secularism…

Secularism, as defined by any dictionary, with regard to governance, implies the separation of the administration and the religion – any religion. In other words, a secular country is one …

Of Tsunamis and Aftermaths

I suppose I am just one of the millions who watched the evolution of the tsunami from a mere tremor in Chennai to one of the most spectacular disasters in …

Review – Maha Nadigan

Rating : 8.25/10 Genre : Social/Comedy Starring : Sathyaraj, Namitha, Mumtaz Director: Shakti Chidambaram After Kamal’s ‘Indian‘ and Vijaykanth’s ‘Ramana,’ one wondered who it was who would throw in their …