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About Suma R

Full time mother, working with an NGO towards inclusion, mentor at kannada,loves reading, enjoys writing blogs, and yes Nanu Kannadathi.

Yavudu Nimma Cinema??

According to me as many would agree watching movies is a sort of meditation. The sense of thoughtlessness and the way movies deprive us of existing atmosphere; it has really some sort of power. If we had superpowers many of us would use it to curse the person who disturbed us while watching movie. Few [...]

By | March 25th, 2016|Categories: Society|Tags: , , , , , , |1 Comment

Why did Indian Mythology or Ancient Indian History never make it to Hollywood movies or even documentaries?

Well, I do agree that the Hollywood movies don't have an Indian version of movies like Troy, Cleopatra, Caesar etc, you have to realise that a lot of movies carry subplots or texts from Hindu philosophy. 1. The Legend of Bagger Vance: This movie is inspired by the Mahabharata war. Set in the times of [...]

Baduku Jataka Bandi – A tribute to DVG

BadukujaTakabanDi, vidhiadarasaheba - Life is a horse driven cart, fate its driver. Most of us see less, interpret lesser and carry forward the least. We see a flower, exclaim, we know that we are mortal; we know that what goes around comes back around, we know so hence and so forth. What makes few of [...]

By | March 18th, 2016|Categories: Society|Tags: , , , , |3 Comments

Let’s Learn Kannada Alankara(Figures of Speech)

Whenever we watch program/movie in other language which we understand very fairly, we tend to miss out punches, the connections between the words and the context, proverbs if they are using in the dialogue we struggle to follow, that time we always think if  I hadd knew the intricacy of the language, I would have [...]

By | March 17th, 2016|Categories: kannadagottilla|Tags: , , , |3 Comments


  I recently saw a video on YouTube by NamduK team. They talk about the best Kannada films in 2015. Their choices are: Krishna Leela, Uppi 2, Rangitaranga, Kendasampige, Naanu Avanalla Avalu and Aatagara. They also pick on a very important topic in the video, “the good Kannada movies”. Many a times, I have been [...]

By | March 4th, 2016|Categories: Creative, Society|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Ramadevara Betta – Vulture Sanctuary

Sunday, the only holiday I get in my busy working days. So I always want to spend it visiting new places. This Sunday I visited Ramadevara betta located in Ramanagara. Ramadevara Betta is well known for Country’s only Vulture Sanctuary and Sholay movie shooting spot. I am interested more in the Vulture Sanctuary than shooting [...]

By | February 22nd, 2016|Categories: Society|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Yet another day of adventures!!

I must have been feeling adventurous. Riding my Scooty, somewhere along the busy narrow streets of Bangalore South, I find myself  at a very crowded intersection. A narrow bridge of about 10 ft wide connects two intersections of two roads each! The traffic from all four roads wants their way on to the bridge and [...]

By | February 12th, 2016|Categories: Society|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Is Bengaluru really RACIST??

So, We have been reading and watching a lot about the Tanzanian girl who made news last week! Whatever happened there was completely inhumane. The barbarous attack by the mob is absolutely vexatious. Let us just sit down and analyse the different angles to this 'RACIST BANGALORE' tag! Many students from Africa, just like people [...]

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

I Don’t Know Kannada

ಕನ್ನಡಿಗ ಕನ್ನಡ ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ ಇಂದು ಬೆಂಗಳೂರಿನಲ್ಲಿ "I Don't Know ಕನ್ನಡ್ " ಅನ್ನೊ ಡೈಲಾಗ್ ಮಾಮೂಲಿಯಾಗಿದೆ ಇದಕ್ಕೆ ಕಾರಣ ನಾವುಗಳೇ!! ಕರ್ನಾಟಕಕ್ಕೆ ಬಂದು ನೆಲಸಿರಿರುವ ವಲಸಿಗರ ಜೊತೆ ಹಿಂದಿ, ತಮಿಳಿನಲ್ಲಿ ಅವರಂತೆಯೇ ಮಾತನಾಡುತ್ತ ನಮ್ಮ ನಡೆ-ನುಡಿ ಮರೆತಿದ್ದೇವೆ. ಅದಕ್ಕೆ ಸಮನಾಗಿ ಉತ್ತರಭಾರತದವರು ಇಲ್ಲಿ ಬಂದು ತಮ್ಮ ಆಹಾರ ಹುಟ್ಟಿಸಿಕೊಳ್ಳುತ್ತಿರುವುದಲ್ಲದೇ, ಸಾಮಜಿಕ ಜಾಲತಾಣಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ಕನ್ನಡಿಗರಿಗೆ ನಿಂದಿಸುತ್ತಿರುವುದು ವಿಷಾದನೀಯ ಕನ್ನಡಿಗರಾಗಿ ನಾವು ಎಚ್ಚೆತ್ತುಕೊಳ್ಳದೇ ಇದ್ದಲ್ಲಿ ನಮ್ಮ ವಿನಾಶ ಖಂಡಿತ! ನಮ್ಮನ್ನಾಳುವ ನಾಯಕರು ಕನ್ನಡ ಕನ್ನಡಿಗ ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ ಎಂದು ನೋಡದೆ ತಮ್ಮ ಸ್ವಾರ್ಥಕ್ಕೆ [...]

By | February 3rd, 2016|Categories: Society|Tags: , |1 Comment

Does changing DP matter?

We often come across a lot of Internet fights! People, sometimes get involved in heated arguments online. I came across one such debate today. Two people fighting over a Profile Picture on Facebook. One person said "How are you helping the people in Paris by changing your DP?" Fair enough! Let's just say he's being [...]

By | February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Society|Tags: , , , |0 Comments