• Thoughts

    Golu at Vadapalani Murugan Temple

    View this post on Instagram A post shared by Rajesh K (@wowsuper_net) on Oct 14, 2019 at 7:01am PDT A few days back we went to the Vadapalani Murugan Temple, Chennai. We go to Temples for prasadam and stuff like that, but this time we went because of a whatsapp status that showed a video of the Golu dolls kept there for navarathri. Ya, we don’t allow such (photographic) opportunities to pass. Since it was the last day of navarathri, there was a huge crowd – not at the golu section, but to see the main deity. Unfazed, we went straight to the small queue standing to see the golu…

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    Iru Dhuruvam Tamil Web Series Launch by Sony Liv

    View this post on Instagram A post shared by Rajesh K (@wowsuper_net) on Sep 30, 2019 at 6:52pm PDT Sometimes we just want to relax by quickly watching something interesting or exciting, but can’t fugure out what or where. There is so much free stuff on TV and Youtube but they are not always good or engaging. That’s why Sony Liv is coming up with a series of original web-series that are available in short episodes and catch your attention right from the first minute. Sony Liv is the premium mobile app that has a lot of regional and international entertainment content including movies, sports, cartoons, dubbed TV serials and…

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    Veg. South Indian Restaurant @ Royapettah: Maamis Samayal, Regenta Central Deccan

    Recently we got an opportunity to visit Maami Samayal restaurant @ Regenta Central Deccan Hotel, Royapettah, Chennai. (Google Maps link) The above-embedded video gives a few glimpses into the restaurant and the food offered there. The video also features a short interview with the main chef – Ms. Padma. If you are in Chennai or if you are visiting Chennai on a business/personal trip, it’s a good idea to taste authentic South Indian dishes made by South Indians at this restaurant. Currently, they offer traditional Brahmin-style lunch with rice, sambar, rasam, sweet, poriyal (vegetables), papad, dosa, side-dishes, and other items. It seems they also offer many types of South Indian…

  • Events in Chennai

    10 Creators from Chennai whose Crafts You Should See

    View this post on Instagram A post shared by Rajesh K (@wowsuper_net) on Sep 11, 2019 at 9:52pm PDT Last Saturday I went to the BYOB Chennai flea-mart expo organized by GoFloaters at Tea Trails, Nungambakkam. GoFloaters offers flexible workspaces for coworking & meetings at leading cafes, offices, meeting places, etc. around the city. The best thing is, you can book per hour! This exhibition featured the handmade crafts/arts/products/services of ten creators from Chennai. Most of them have pages on Instagram through which you can contact them and place your order online. In this expo I did something I never did before – I recorded a video interview with most…

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    Chennai Bloggers Meet @ Tower Park

    View this post on Instagram #chennai #blogger #bloggers #meet #today #evening at #annanagar #tower #park by #chennaibloggersclub. If you are a #creator let's meet and #brainstorm #ideas to #revive the #art of #writing and #blogging 🙂 A post shared by Rajesh K (@wowsuper_net) on Sep 6, 2019 at 6:28pm PDT Today, on behalf of The Chennai Bloggers Club, we organized a Bloggers Meet at Tower Park, Annanagar, Chennai. Around 11 of us bloggers turned up to discuss how we can revive interest in the art of blogging and the power of words, especially with youngsters who are gravitating towards Youtube and Instagram – mostly. My association with Chennai Bloggers Club…

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    GoFloaters Popup Expo on Sep. 14 (Sat)

    GoFloaters, a company that offers co-working spaces, meeting rooms and event spaces on hourly/daily rent to startups, freelancers, and everyone else, is organizing a popup expo to promote products & services from Chennai Creators. Date: Sep. 14, Saturday. Time: 11 A.M. to 5 P.M. Venue: Tea Trails, Nungambakkam, Chennai. Here are the brands that are participating in this expo – Destination Infinity

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    Taboola: Connecting Local Language Publishers & Advertisers in India

    Yesterday I went to a Press Roundtable meet organized by Taboola in Chennai. Taboola calls themselves as a Content Discovery Platform. They help publishers connect with advertisers in the digital medium – both web & mobile. For advertisers, they help their sponsored message reach people consuming content on the open web, excluding search and social networks – mostly on publisher websites and mobile properties. With publishers, they share the revenue earned from advertisers for the clicks on their properties, on a CPC (Cost Per Click) basis. They also work with local language publishers in India publishing in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi and other languages in addition to publishers publishing in English.…

  • Movie Reviews

    Mission Mangal – Every Indian should watch this Movie

    View this post on Instagram 2 of total 4 ppl in the theater for this inspiring movie – #MissionMangal. This is a fictional retelling of #ISRO’s #space expedition to #Mars – #Maangalyan. It’s about how they did it against all odds, and with a shoestring budget. Must watch for all #Indians! A post shared by Rajesh K (@wowsuper_net) on Aug 22, 2019 at 9:16am PDT We were 2 of 4 people who watched Mission Mangal, an inspiring movie based on ISRO’s space expedition to Mars – Maangalyan. The makers have done a good job in simplifying the key achievements of the Maangalyan mission so that the story of the team…