Month: June 2016

Elevator Accident that changed my life forever – (III)
Shriram Garde

Elevator Accident that changed my life forever – (III)

“Elevator Technology and its Engineering are very difficult topics to understand. I have seen many Engineering Graduates passing out from Institutes like IIT, but failing to understand how an Elevator works and the Controlling Logic behind AN ELEVATOR”. (Click here to read part I) Permanent loss of Arif in an Elevator accident was a big …

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Elevator Accident that changed my life forever – (II)
Shriram Garde

Elevator Accident that changed my life forever – (II)

  “Elevator Technology and its Engineering are very difficult topics to understand. I have seen many Engineering Graduates passing out from Institutes like IIT, but failing to understand how an Elevator works and the Controlling Logic behind AN ELEVATOR”. (Click here to read part I) It was March 11, 1999, Thursday. 11 am at Worli, …

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Elevator Accident that changed my life forever – (I)
Shriram Garde

Elevator Accident that changed my life forever – (I)

  “Elevator Technology and its Engineering are very difficult topics to understand. I have seen many Engineering Graduates passing out from Institutes like IIT, but failing to understand how an Elevator works and the Controlling Logic behind AN ELEVATOR”. I was working in a MNC which was No 1 in the Elevator Industry in the …

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Get more Sun: Quick Tips on Vitamin D.
Surekha Garde

Get more Sun: Quick Tips on Vitamin D.

By consuming foods with vitamin-D- like milk e.g., one won’t reduce the risk of D vitamin deficiency which is very common. Even many of the fortified foods don’t have enough vitamin D to support the requirement. Vitamin D is a steroid hormone and not a regular vitamin. We generally obtain it through Sun exposure, not …

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The Hamelin Story
Kaisar Patel

The Hamelin Story

This is a guest contribution from Kaisar Patel. Remember the boy of Hamelin whom the Pied Piper chose to leave behindfor the villagers to learn a lesson of a different kindNow about the boy it is said,he went without water and bread for days on endHis mother begged, his father implored But the boy turned adamant …

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5 worst decisions most young people make in finance (myself included when I was younger)
Shriram Garde

5 worst decisions most young people make in finance (myself included when I was younger)

Owning a Car – In my life so far I have owned & used as many as 6 Cars. My friends and colleagues though call me a smart guy, I never really bothered to take in to account the difference between the assets and liabilities as far the cars were concerned. I simply could not …

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How & why to take care of your ailing parents with no stress at all!
Surekha Garde

How & why to take care of your ailing parents with no stress at all!

Let’s talk first about why one should take care of his/her ailing parents? Forget about, what our Parents have or haven’t done for us throughout their and our life. Whatever is the case may be, now is the time when they need us. The role is reversed now. We have to become caregivers no matter …

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How India Conducted its Mars Orbiter Mission.
Santosh Deshmukh

How India Conducted its Mars Orbiter Mission.

This is a guest contribution from Santosh Deshmukh.   Mission Objectives – Primary Objective – Technological Demonstration of capability of taking an Operative Spacecraft to Mars and successfully injecting it in the Martian Orbit. Secondary Objective – To collect Scientific Data of Mars’s atmosphere using 5 on board Scientific Instruments and to analyse and study it. The …

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