Category Archives: India

.. anything that relates to the country I belong to..

IISc Open Day 2016

(a slightly delayed post!) March 5 was Open day at IISc, the day of the year when the entire institute is open to public with interesting events, demos and talks. As a single day is super short to see all the … Continue reading

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Story of Aster as it goes live!

Yo folks! The startup I currently work with is launching a new product, a backpack with integrated lights, for improving visibility of cyclists on roads. The product is called Aster. (whose meaning in earlier times was ‘a star’) The backpack … Continue reading

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2 years in Germany!

2 years ago, on this very day, I landed in Germany..Somehow today reminds me of the day when we had our counselling session at NIT,Surat sometime in July 2007, when we began our undergrad lessons there. We were a bunch of … Continue reading

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things I miss about India

Surely I miss a million things. And since today also happens to be the 600th consecutive day away from home (2nd summer without home Mangoes, damn.),  so a little tribute to every loving thing about there. 1. Philosophy of frugal  Some … Continue reading

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Workshop : “Introduction to Arduino + Problem Solving” – April 28,29

Last week, I along with a few friends conducted an introductory workshop on Arduino n problem solving.. All the participants got an Arduino Uno board n we did some cool projects..  The participants were school students full of enthusiasm n … Continue reading

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FAB labs, INDIA

Supper for soul! 🙂  Fab labs is an amazing initiative by Prof. Neil Gershenfeld at Center for Bits & Atoms, MIT. In brief, Fab labs is a chain of labs set up in 21 countries at around 85 centers. A … Continue reading

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Vigyan Ashram, Pune

Lunch for soul! 🙂 Next, I had been to Vigyan Ashram, a school Gurukul  located at Pabal, a small village 40km away from Pune. The objective of the school is to teach children, mainly from the nearby rural areas, skills which have … Continue reading

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