The Drupal Upgrade is Complete!

Finally the upgrade to Drupal's version of 4.7 is now done - for all practical purposes. The entire thing was accomplished by my friend Divya at Nimbupani!! This was important for these reasons: 1. I had screwed the heck out of the last version - so it had a lot of broken things backend - which also made it slow! 2. The new plug-ins and themes are coming for 4.7 only. 3. I had to do it sometime.. so why not now... and get it over with! You will see that the site has become a lot faster and now I … [Read more...]

cloud dancer ~ light prancer

.flickr-photo { border: solid 2px #000000; } .flickr-yourcomment { } .flickr-frame { text-align: left; padding: 3px; } .flickr-caption { font-size: 0.8em; margin-top: 0px; }cloud dancer ~ light prancer, originally uploaded by algo.Creative picture for today! Clouds are the most interesting structure - in artistic terms - in nature. These shapes confirm that!! … [Read more...]

Shakti aur Kshama: Strength and Pardon!

Andaleeb, on Intentblog, had asked me to find the poem Shakti aur Kshama - two verses of which I had posted in one of my comments. I am happy to say that I finally found it here I know the font size is small and it is kinda tough to read it.. but I will try and write it myself and then repost it when I have some time. Technorati : Dinkar … [Read more...]

Flickr Pic of the Day

.flickr-photo { border: solid 2px #000000; } .flickr-yourcomment { } .flickr-frame { text-align: left; padding: 3px; } .flickr-caption { font-size: 0.8em; margin-top: 0px; }, originally uploaded by Nico van Vliet.What a great shot! I like the way the subject in the pic is kinda being sidelined! :-) … [Read more...]

Upgrading to Drupal 4.7

Guys I am having this site upgraded to Drupal 4.7. So many things will look different for a day or so.. please bear with us! … [Read more...]

Indian IT Execs dont buy Expensive Cars!

India's IT Execs cannot .. err.. dont buy expensive cars even though they can afford it! Why? Because the top icons like Narayana Murthy and Azeem Premji go around in Toyota Corollas!! Heck.. Premji even uses an auto-rickshaw or a bus at times. This is a strange problem to have! They would buy expensive homes and toys etc.. but no .. not cars!! Technorati : Infosys, Wipro … [Read more...]

Infosys Technologies: India's Most Admired, Best Known Global Brand!!

A company that started so small in a field already led by TCS, has redefined the Indian market! The name is now a world brand name - specially after the publishing of "The World is Flat" of Tom Friedman. It began in 1981, in a town in western India. Seven young middle-class friends from the western town of Pune, most of them co-workers at a small software company, quit their jobs to chase a dream: to build a global software company in a country with few computer-users and a socialist-style … [Read more...]

Mel Gibson and Hate Triangle!

Mel Gibson is in a PR soup. Seeing the religious landscape as a layman it doesnt seem how messed up it might be. But reading this report about Mel Gibson.. it seems pretty clear that there are enough Christian Fundamentalist around. Btw, what a strange situation - the Muslims hate the Jews and Christians; the Christians hate Muslims and Jews; and the Jews hate the Muslims and (maybe) Christians!! So everyone is against everyone! What a joke! The entertainment Web site TMZ posted what it said … [Read more...]