Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it -George Santyana The near extinction of Vechur species of cattle in Kerala, Khariar species in Orissa and why we should never repeat the mistakes of our brothers. Vechur- the smallest breed of cows , once given as a dowry/gift to the newly weds in … Continue reading Before opposing jallikattu, Why you should know about the Vechur and Khariar species…
As I sit at the Delhi Airport , after attending my first Vitreo-retinal Society of India conference, I keep thinking back at the days when I wanted to drop out of Surgical retina training. Back in 2013, hardly a month after I had finished my Post graduation In ophthalmology, I entered into Surgical retina fellowship, … Continue reading Perseverance, Motivation and Moral support!
I was just surfing the web to find out what people thought about Doctors with beard. But what the google search box suggested was rather intriguing. I couldn't help but click on the "Doctors with tattoos" option to find out more. May be because albeit being a Doctor, i too have a tattoo but rather on … Continue reading It’s just a tattoo
A post on the issue of unauthorized admission of a batch of students at a medical college in Tamilnadu and the plight of the students after 4 + years of hardwork.
Last week i finally performed a different kind of laser procedure-focal laser for a patient. The feeling u get when u do something new in the field of medicine is always special. Be it when u learn how to give the first injection as a student or the first anasthesia as an intern and so … Continue reading Moving ahead
For those who haven't read my profile, well, am from the Tamil speaking southern state of India known as Tamil Nadu. For most of the Hindi speaking fellow Indians, especially the ones from the north( for us tamilians, anything north of andhra and Karnataka are northern India), am sure u know what this post is … Continue reading Hindi-ism
The title of this post is exactly what I actually feel about MOM. Mars Orbiter Mission(MOM) a.k.a-Mangalyaan..I don't mean to insult or make light of the incredible minds and efforts behind this mission. But, 450 crores just to show-off that we are also capable of going to outer space??!! Thats what I would call redundant.. … Continue reading The redundant Mangalyaan
Who are the normal people? Who and what are not normal?Lets stick to the behaviour, belief, and habits of people. Depends on each individual's view i guess. But the sense of normality is rather thrust upon an individual than he/she adapting to what they are comfortable with. And thats where the problem starts. Because there … Continue reading The dogma of normality