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(Foodie) Chronicles of a saamaanya kannadiga from Tiptur

“Kaaafi kaaafi, tea chaai….” “aay bengloor, aay bengloor…” and many such voices stand out amidst the buzz and noise outside and inside the train compartments of the Bengaluru-HubbaLLi passenger train. The train slowly and steadily departs Bengaluru city via Malleshwara and Yashavantapura and gently blends into the neighbouring Tumkur district via ChikkabANAvara, SoladevanahaLLi and BhairanayakanahaLLi!  [...]

By | February 5th, 2017|Categories: Society|14 Comments

Know Our Mentors- Ranju Krishna

Yes!!! I am back. I am back with one more person to introduce to all of u. This time it is "Ranju Krishna". Ranju to all, Ranjakka, kannadagottilla team. This girl is a psychologist by profession but a true Kanndathi by passion. Dynamic, Energtc, dedicated, hard working with lots of new ideas, this is how [...]

By | February 3rd, 2017|Categories: kannadagottilla, Society|Tags: , , , |2 Comments

Losing our Roots and Routes: Then: Devadasi, Now: KambaLa

Why Jallikattu and KambaLa issue remind me of the Devadasi tradition? Let me first clarify that your (or at least most of you) perception of a Devadasi and mine are entirely different. The word Devadasi in today's world is synonymous with "prostitution". But a Devadasi was a Devara Dasi meaning "servant of God". These were [...]

By | January 26th, 2017|Categories: Society|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

It’s Time for someಕ್ರಾಂತಿ

Being a 90s kid born and raised in BengaLooru, I had the privilege of enjoying the most precious moment of Everybody's Life in the days When "getting high" meant on a swing ...When "Protection" meant wearing a helmet ...When the worst thing you could get from BOYS were cooties.... & the worst thing you could [...]

By | January 15th, 2017|Categories: Society|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Kuduremukha Trek- A Travel with Unknown Faces

We all know that the default procedure of the trip is plan, postpone and cancel. The same thing happened with our friends circle. So I being fed up of it  decided to go alone. By that time I found an awesome group called ADVENTURE ADDA. They were organizing trekk for Kuduremukha so I straight away [...]

By | January 4th, 2017|Categories: Society|Tags: , , , |3 Comments

100 days in a foreign land!

This is the last blog post of the year also a one-year celebration of blog writing in KG. It's an amazing journey. I cannot thank the founders enough for letting me explore this side of myself. This blog recreates my journey away from home, for Indian movie lovers, 100 days is a blockbuster hit. Yes [...]

By | December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Society|10 Comments

ಇವರೂ ಬೇಟೆಗಾರರೇ…

ಈ ಬೇಟೆಗಾರರು ಪ್ರಾಣಿ, ಪಕ್ಷಿ ಕ್ರಿಮಿ ಕೀಟಗಳನ್ನಲ್ಲದೇ ಮಾನವರನ್ನು ಬೇಟೆಯಾಡುತ್ತಾರೆ...!!! ಬೇಟೆಯಾಡುವ ಸ್ಥಳ ಕಾಡು ಮಾತ್ರವಲ್ಲ ನಾಡು ಕೂಡ.!!! ಕೆಲವರು ನಾಡಿನಲ್ಲಿ ಮಾನವರನ್ನೇ ಗುರಿಯಾಗಿಸಿ ಬೇಟೆಯಾಡಿದರೆ ಇನ್ನೂ ಕೆಲವರು ಪ್ರಾಣಿ ಪಕ್ಷಿಗಳನ್ನೇ ಬೇಟೆಯಾಡುತ್ತಾರೆ... ಆದರೂ ಈ ಬೇಟೆಗಾರರಿಂದ ಯಾವುದೇ ಪ್ರಾಣ ಹರಣವಾಗುವುದಿಲ್ಲ !!! ಇದು ಇವರ ಹವ್ಯಾಸವಂತೂ ಅಲ್ಲವೇ ಅಲ್ಲ... ಇವರ ವೃತ್ತಿಯೇ ಬೇಟೆಯಾಡುವುದು.!!! ಕೆಲವು ಬೇಟೆಯು ಮೊದಲೇ ನಿಗಧಿಯಾಗಿರಬಹುದು ಆದರೆ ಇನ್ನೂ ಕೆಲವು ಮೊದಲೇ ನಿಗಧಿಯಾಗಿರುವುದಿಲ್ಲ. ಎಷ್ಟೇ ಹೊತ್ತಿಗೂ ಸೂಚನೆ ಬಂದಾಕ್ಷಣ ಬೇಟೆಯಾಡಲು ಹಗಲು ರಾತ್ರಿಯೆನ್ನದೆ [...]

By | December 19th, 2016|Categories: Society|0 Comments

Ragigudda Jaathre!

Exam time in Barcelona, middle of the class my mother puts a picture of a beautiful bag and a purse says she bought it for me in Ragigudda jaathre. The gush of memories played in my head. I think that was the time of the year where I saw the maximum number of people in [...]

By | December 10th, 2016|Categories: Society|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Be the change you want to see !

It's been 3 months away from home, it's not a big deal for a lot of  people but for me who stayed at a place for 25 years, it just makes you feel how things have completely changed for you or you have changed ! During this process  I have learnt an important lesson, be the change [...]

By | December 7th, 2016|Categories: Society|Tags: , , , , |2 Comments