Showing posts from May, 2009

Keeping it simple and sensible

'Sense and simplicity' may be a home appliance multinational's by-line, but a couple of entrepreneurs, one of them a Sainik School, Kazhakootam alumnus, seem to have demonstrated it in much more real terms.
SUVIDHA ELECTRONICS has recently come out with the pencil battery Mobile Charger - "a product that can charge any Mobile Phone using 4 pencil batteries.... This device will ensure that your Mobile is never switched off, even while travelling and you need not worry about power source. It is economical, handy, and easy to use. If you are interested to purchase this product, it will be couriered to you at your destination. The cost per piece including courier charges is Rs.200 anywhere in India."
(See Image and details of the product)
Kudos to the Kazhak spirit! Kudos also to the co-founder.

holidays + summer rains = happiness

Why ever was I not down there with that kid?
Here's another clipping - Dancing clothes-lines. If you have time, do watch!
PS - Did you wonder at the initial action? I guess he wanted a more powerful shower?

Cassia (Indian Laburnum) flowers - a 'Vishu'al treat

Many of Delhi's roads are lined by the Indian laburnum trees (Amaltas / golder Shower / Cassia fistula) , which are in full bloom in all their yellow glory in May (as summer travels northwards). Behold them, and celebrate Vishu with every eyeful...

More kanikonna / Indian laburnum / cassia posts here and here
(Views from Dwarka, a Delhi suburb, May 16)