Parabrahma Temple at Oachira

Parabrahma Temple at Oachira

Today is Mahashivarathri, and being a long weekend, most of my classmates in the hostel have gone home. Last night a few of my friends and I decided to go to Oachira in the morning, to visit the famous ParaBrahma temple there. Although we have been here at Amritapuri for nearly three years, and pass … Continue reading

Simple Hankies

Simple Hankies

These hand kerchiefs with tiny embroidered motifs and crochet edges make the perfect gift for friends- not only is it a very usable gift, it will give them a reason to think of you more often :). All you have to do is- Buy white or any other (preferably light) colour thin cotton cloth and … Continue reading

Embroidery Inspiration

Embroidery Inspiration

Lots of people tell me that I should take pictures of the needle work I do on my clothes, and my various other embroidery projects, if not for anything else, atleast for old times’ sake :). A good idea indeed-so i thought in addition to doing that I could also blog about each of these … Continue reading

A vacation well spent..

The end semester exams for third year were held along with the first years and college closed for the Winter Break only on December 12th. Usually we get a 30-35 day break; whole of december and we get back to college for the next semester after new year day. College was initially scheduled to reopen … Continue reading

ACWR-2011

ACWR-2011

Our University hosted the First International Conference on Wireless Technologies for Humanitarian Relief at our Campus here from December 18-21. The Tutorials on the first day were held at the Medical School in Kochi while the next 3 days were held here.  For more info on the Conference read up  here. On the first day, … Continue reading

CIR-Social Responsibility Project

This semester, our batch was divided into groups and each group had to undertake one Student Social Responsibility(SSR) Project. These projects are a part of our CIR classes, The Center for International Relations(CIR) is in charge of our placements etc. We could choose any project, work on it through the semester and finally make a presentation and a video … Continue reading

The Immortals of Meluha

The Immortals of Meluha

The Immortals of Meluha is regarded as one of the best-sellers of 2010, and I had heard quite a lot about the book  even before I actually read it.   To read more about the plot and story outline, click here. There are 2 more books in the series. The Secret of the Nagas that … Continue reading

Long time, no post :)

I can’t believe its more than a month since my last blog post. I guess october was a busy month with the second internal exams, assignments,  tests and other Project related work. The month went by fast, and though i got down to making 2 post-drafts, i never actually posted them- yes they’re still lying … Continue reading

Man proposes, God disposes!

Our college was closed the whole of last week, since it was Mata Amritanandamayi’s Birthday celebrations in our campus.(She is a spiritual leader, and in India most spiritual leaders are respected and idolised as much as demigods or even Gods sometimes :D). I came home on 24th sept. and since I had 9 full days … Continue reading