Generic or not.

There is a lot of stuff going on these days about generic drugs and branded drugs and which ones should be used and which should not be used. The recent statements by the Prime Minister of the country about doctors recieving kickbacks from pharma companies for writing their prescriptions and to advising stents for cardiac…

Letter to Dr.Ambedkar on occassion of his 127th birth anniversary!!

आदरणीय प्रणाम , बाबा आज तुमची जयंती ,साऱ्या देशाला आज तुमची आठवण होते , हो रोज व्हायला हवी पण जयंती महापरिनिर्वाण आणि निवडणूक ह्या मोजक्या प्रसंगांच्या वेळी थोडी जास्तच येते . तुम्ही आज असतात तर फार बरे झाले असते ,आमची परिस्तिथी काय झाली आहे ते पाहून नक्कीच तुम्हाला चीड अली असती . तुमचा वारसा खरंतर…

Haiku #2

Lost in the forest of words I search for the rain of wisdom With a pen in my hand.

Being a foodie.

Few things can beat the joy one experiences after having a wholesome and tasty food. Indeed being a foodie has its ups and downs too for one you are always guilty of overheating and have to keep an eye on that weight scale every now and then. But there also is the fun of visiting…

Haiku… #1

The autumn wind blows Red leafs fall on the ground A new season begins.

Working in a tribal area.

Having chosen community medicine as a branch of your specialisation you get a chance to go up and close to the grass root level and work with and for the local people. The adivasis or tribal population forms one of the most backward communities of India ,even today their standard of living is probably the…

Chasing a dream…

A dream is one which doesn’t let you sleep Its not one which we see with closed eyes Dream gives you hope Gives you strength give you hunger It propels you to achieve new heights To chase new targets to get somewhere Where no one has ever gone Dream is something which we need to…

Love stories…in Dreams!!!

More often than not I come across writings where people are just not able to express what they feel. And its a common phenomenon weather they fail to acknowledge love or hate or just fail to say a few words worth something. Of all the emotions which are not said love seems to be dominating…

New beginnings..

Everyday is a struggle Everyday a new challenge ‘Everyday we fight Everyday we loose Everyday we stand Everyday we fall Everyday the cycle repeats itself It keeps circling around Again and again But each day is a new beginning ‘As we say the sun rises daily And with it new hope too So lets not…

Starting things fresh….

You will stumble And will surely fumble You will fall And wont have a ball You will not always win You might even commit a sin You will tend to loose And will be forced to choose You will loose your heart Will be hit by a dart Things wont be easy Might even get…

The Kalaghoda Art Festival

It’s that time of the year when the annual Kalaghoda Art festival hits the city of Mumbai. One of the most loved and most awaited festivals Kalaghoda is one you should definitely visit . With a list of events ranging from dance to theatre ,music to arts and for children to adults there is something…