“The only Zen you find on tops of mountains is the Zen you bring there.” “Although motorcycle riding is romantic, motorcycle...
For a major part of my upbringing, the Indian bourgeois mentality led me to focus more on excelling in academics rather than enriching myself with what I truly loved (Outdoors). The sedentary lifestyle of a Technology job, then the startup financial woes always created an internal dichotomy something which Herman Hesse so beautifully [...]Neeraj
Fernweh: Feel a Deeper sense of longing, like homesickness but for other places. Vukobejina: A place in the middle of nowhere Waldeinsamkeit: The Feel of solitude in a forest Kaapshljmsurlis: A word for anyone who takes public transport Hanyauku: The act of walking on tiptoes across warm sand Truno: Getting into a very private, [...]Neeraj
I first got to know about Mr. NagaRaj in October 2013, when a common friend suggested His Facebook Page Tour Of India on Pedal and Saddle. Since I was into cycling myself, I was curious to know what he was up to. On further reading I got to know that with this attempt at Guinness world record- Nagaraj would be the First Man in the [...]Neeraj
“When you take the step towards your dreams you will be met with fears because you have never traveled this way before. As you go, you will discover that you had nothing to fear. Through overcoming your fears you give those that follow you hope that if they pursue their dreams, they will achieve their dreams.” ― E’yen A. Gardner, [...]Neeraj
It was January of 2006, barely weeks into the fourth semester of engineering. Classes and campus had already started seeming boring courtesy the moronic lecturers and lazy people around me. I had been planning a conquest of the highest peak @ Vellore (that’s where my college was VIT University) but could not find company. I [...]Neeraj
It was just the end of August in 2006 and it was my first ever tryst with the rock and roll scene in India. I was for the first time playing Bass (please pronounce it as base) guitar for a band in college, and my first ever gig was supposed to be at JIPMER, Pondicherry. One of the most revered Battle of Bands contest in southern India. [...]Neeraj
It was the 2nd of June when I was conveyed that decision on our selection was put in the cupborad due to some internal problems. The whole next week was spent by me in the township of Kendriya Vihar in Gurgaon doing nothing but sleeping and lazying (if this word actually exists, I’m not sure) and of course eating Aloo paranthas (no [...]Neeraj