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Adieu Genius!

mambalamoskito
mambalamoskito

4 mins ago

Adieu Genius!

 Mandolin SrinivasPadmashri U.Shrinivas synonymous with the instrument mandolin passed away today morning in a private hospital leaving...


Some Great Slogans

kamalji
kamalji

3 hrs ago

 Some Great SlogansReceived a few Whats App jokes, which I loved and am sharing with u. First is the joke and lower down in my take on it1)Coins make noise, but currency notes are always silent....  3


Biriyani Forces Walk Out...!!!

BalaViji
BalaViji

5 hrs ago

 Can "biriyani" force a team of people to walk out of a five star hotel... And cancel the entire booking of nearly 180 rooms.... Really look unbelievable, is it not.. But it is what has...  1


Design of Steel Structure

Soundrapandian
Soundrapandian

7 hrs ago

 Design of Steel StructuresIntroductionMaterialsLoadsLoad combinationsLocation of columnsLayout of floorsArrangment of vertical bracingsArrangement of horizontal bracingsResolution of hard...


Random Thoughts!

RituDixit
RituDixit

9 hrs ago

 So, finally I am here! Though, wanted to do this since long, but somehow could not muster enough courage to bring myself to it. Oh, I''m sorry, you must be thinking what I''m talking about. Well,...


The age of outsourcing -- even at the school level

chitra viswanathan

 Outsourcing has affected our lives in a big way and has not spared even students. I have realised this with the incidents that took place when my daughter was in school, and how things have...


Call for Empathy!

g_priyanka
g_priyanka

9 hrs ago

 While I was rushing fast to win my morning marathon the TV news flashed. A bunch of hooligans pelted stones over army men. It made be dumbfounded. Kids were ready for school. I passed on Tiffins,...


Dasara celebrations at Mysore to continue in low key.

Suresh Rao
Suresh Rao

9 hrs ago

 Promoda Devi Wadiyar (@center in photo) heiress to Mysore Royal Properties who is presently mourning the demise of her husband Srikantadatta Nararsimha Raja Wadiyar has agreed to release the...


The President of China visits India: A New and Dramatic beginning

Bahu Virupaksha
Bahu Virupaksha

10 hrs ago

 China and India are the oldest civilizations of Asia and the tortured history of the twentieth century unfortunately tore the two countries apart. Jawaharlal Nehru unfortunately mishandled the...


What if it never happened

Abhishek Prakash Khankriyal

 Heavy downpours were washing my big tears again & again. I was running in the dark madly, without any sense of direction.Suddenly someone grabbed me by my hand and the next moment I was in a...


The Ancestral Property

sheela
sheela

12 hrs ago

 (26 Aug ’12)Years ago, someone noticed an ornament I was wearing, and asked me whether it was ‘old gold’. I laughed and told her my ancestors were poverty-stricken, no old, no...  1


Deep sea fishing for TN fisherman.

MA VEY KU
MA VEY KU

24 hrs ago


Dr, Aibolit - 2.13

Charumati Ramdas


those were the best days

vivek
vivek

1 day ago

 Those were the best days of my life…ByVivek HandeOf late, I seem to be often going down memory lane and meandering along the nostalgia road. Something recently triggered it and I started...  1


Not A Soul

M.V. Balaji
M.V. Balaji

1 day ago

 Soul is the flavour of the season in Sulekha.. Everyone from V.S.Gopalakrishnan to Ushasuryamani to Dr.Arun Mehra have been pontificating on the nature of soul , whether it exists or not and...  13


The News in the Olympics Week

sheela
sheela

1 day ago

 (5 Aug ’12) The Olympics have been a pleasant change from girls being harassed, Assam being burned, power failure and train deaths.I’ve learnt that Indian sportspersons (at least at...


SOUL ---- WHAT IS IT---- JOINING THE ISSUE WITH VS GOPALAKRISHANAN AND KRISHANAN BALA. !

rajee kushwaha
rajee kushwaha

1 day ago

 "Soul", what is it Two of our esteemed Sulekha bloggers , VS Gopalakrishanan (VSG) and Krishanan Bala (KB) have initiated a good debate on this. I thought let me also chip in with my thoughts.At...  4


Please Spare Some Time to Read This!

mambalamoskito
mambalamoskito

2 days ago

Please Spare Some Time to Read This!

 A woman stumbles and takes a little fall - she assures everyone that she was fine (they offered to call paramedics) ...she said she had...  10


EKTU NIRBHEJAL BHALOBASHA ( a Bengali poem)

saathee
saathee

2 days ago

EKTU NIRBHEJAL BHALOBASHA ( a Bengali poem)

  Beshi kichhu chaini--Na shonar mukut, na rajprashad, na koyekkhana garri.Cheye chhilam ektu nirbhejal...  4


Twenty Years Of Transformation Of Xichong..............Part 2

navneetkumarbakshi
Twenty Years Of Transformation Of Xichong..............Part 2

 Twenty Years Of Transformation Of Xichong..............Part 2Link to Part 1You can also read this blog at my website beyoulin.com but you...  16


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suchisree/ Sree kumar

suchisree/ Sree kumar

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Suchisree, an engineer by profession have always been interested in writing and is a frequent contributor in the community. Also a graduate from NIT in Metallurgy, he started his career in Steel Complex Limited in Calicut and spent his career period in Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry. He started blogging through Sulekha and continues to be an active contributor to the 'Creative' community. Reading and music are his favorite hobbies.

Inside Outside - Home And Garden Contest


Contest Entries (24)

Premlatha Maruthavanan
Paradise on my Roof top
 I am premlatha from chennai . One of my passion in life is gardening . My garden is a place where I find myself , when I need to lose myself .Gardening has been my hobby ever since I learnt my
1 day ago
namitasachan
An overview of my terrace.
 These are the blooms of Wild Shatavari. The thorny creeper snakes upward from my first floor terrace to roof top. It''s a hardy plant and these were the first blossoms after many years. But after
1 day ago
Madhur Dharmadhikari
Slice of nature
 The Balcony. I collect chimes and bells and for me, they add to the balcony experience. The lovely sounds they make is heavenly. Got those ceramic pots from roadside vendors for real cheap. But
1 day ago
Hima
Harvest notes: September
 Asparagus : As temperatures warm up, check asparagus plants daily to see what is ready to harvest. Early morning is when asparagus is at its best. Choose young shoots around 20cm long, snapping
1 day ago
Mary Sonia
My Happy Garden
 Surrounding yourself with green trees and beautiful garden not only makes you cheerful but improves your health too. Getting outdoors and working a couple of hours on the garden will refresh your
2 days ago
Sonali
Pieces of Art At My Home
 These are few images from my home that I had taken. Each and every piece was handpicked by my grand father. His love of collecting pieces of art is very evident is the images below. The
2 days ago
prakash Rajasekaran
praggi's terrace garden - a garden with a limited space but with limitless passion :)
 hi , I am Prakash Rajasekaran and i am proud to introduce myself as an organic terrace gardener . A garden which started with just one rose plant has now become the most lovable place at my home
3 days ago
Taste Buds
Fresh From My Garden
 Dear all, This is my garden flourishing with beautiful flowers & healthy - organic veggies. Gardening is a wonderful way to fruitfully use your time...& its also a great STRESS BUSTER. My
4 days ago
namitasachan
Bulbous beauties of my terrace
 I have a very small terrace and that too is a passage to our first floor. I keep pots in two rows on either side leaving the space in the middle to walk. But I have tried to maximize the use of
6 days ago