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Haveri – A ramble

Haveri is a town right at the center of Karnataka. I come from Haveri and I was extremely, momentarily though, happy when people began this discussion that the capital city of Karnataka should be changed so that it is geographically equidistant from all parts. It is such a place that I had a difficulty explaining [...]

By | July 15th, 2016|Categories: Society, Travel|Tags: , |2 Comments

ROME, ROMA, ROMAANCHANA !!!

[This is a Six part series of my travelogue to Europe] EPISODE : 1/6 It was a holiday that a family which traveled rarely took. I scantly remember going to a family trip far away to 'Badri Kedara' when I was three years old. Other trips were to Tumkuru, Mysuru and Mangaluru.  Traveling was never a part of [...]

By | July 12th, 2016|Categories: Creative, Society, Travel|Tags: , , , , , , |6 Comments

From the world, To the world

Yet another day of giving reasons for being late to office. Traffic. Never an escape from it. Silk Board junction has become a night mare to me. Luckily I manage to grab a seat for myself. In this 1hour of crossing a single signal, there comes several thoughts, ideas, texts and calls. The best of [...]

By | July 10th, 2016|Categories: Society, Travel|Tags: , , , , , , , |1 Comment

ಕನ್ನಡ ಚಳವಳಿ ಬೆಳೆದು ಬಂದ ಬಗೆ…

ಏನಿದು 'ಕನ್ನಡ ಚಳವಳಿ'! ಯಾರಿಂದ, ಯಾಕಾಗಿ, ಯಾವಾಗ ಆರಂಭವಾದುದು? ಇಂದಿನ ತಲೆಮಾರಿಗಿದು ಯಕ್ಷ ಪ್ರಶ್ನೆಯೇ ಸರಿ. ಅಂದಿನಿಂದ ಇಂದಿನವರೆಗೂ ಅದರ ಹುಟ್ಟು ಬೆಳವಣಿಗೆ ಹಂತಗಳನ್ನು ಕಂಡು, ಕೂಡಿಕೊಂಡು ಬಂದವರಲ್ಲಿ ನಾನೊಬ್ಬನಾದ ಕಾರಣ ನನ್ನ ನೆನಪು, ಅನುಭವಗಳನ್ನಿಲ್ಲಿ ನೀಡುತ್ತಿರುವೆ. ಕನ್ನಡ ರಾಜ್ಯದ ಉದಯ ೧.೧೧.೧೯೫೬ ಆದರೂ 'ಕನಾ೯ಟಕ' ಎಂದು ಹೆಸರಿಡಲು ಹನ್ನೊಂದು ವಷ೯ ಬೇಕಾಯಿತು. ಆ ದಶಕದಲ್ಲಿದ್ದ ಬಟ್ಟೆ ಗಿರಣಿಗಳು ಅದಾಗ ಆರಂಭಗೊಂಡಿದ್ದ ಸಾವ೯ಜನಿಕ ಉದ್ಯಮದ ವಿಮಾನ, ದೂರವಾಣಿ, ಯಂತ್ರೋಪಕರಣ, ಕೈಗಡಿಯಾರ, ಎಲೆಕ್ಟ್ರಾನಿಕ್ ಕಾಖಾ೯ನೆಗಳಲ್ಲೆಲ್ಲಾ ಹಾಗೂ ವಿಧಾನಸೌಧ ನಿಮಾ೯ಣದಲ್ಲೆಲ್ಲಾ [...]

By | July 4th, 2016|Categories: Society|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment