Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Guy who came to see my Sister (In Telugu)

Sister gets ready for a traditional Telugu style pelli choopulu. Everything is normal for about ten minutes. In my family, nothing stays normal for more than ten minutes.This scene contains my parents, my maternal grandfather and my paternal aunt (menattha). … Continue reading

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Indian Philanthropy

        The main administrative block of my medical college is called the “Rajah of Panagal” building. Donated in 1931, it remains an affectionate memorial of the charity of the erstwhile Chief Minister of Madras Presidency towards the city on the … Continue reading

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