• Thoughts

    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…

  • Events in Chennai

    Launch of 150th edition of eMagazine PreSense @ Chennai

    Prime Point Foundation is a Non-Profit trust that works for the betterment of communications, media, digital journalism, etc. especially in Tamil Nadu. They publish a monthly eMagazine called ‘PreSense‘ in PDF format which anyone can download and read, free of cost. I have been following Prime Point and PreSense since I attended their Sansad Ratna Awards at IIT Madras a couple of years ago. Sansad Ratna Awards event is a function to award outstanding parliamentarians. It is also a forum that brings people, media, and policymakers together to brainstorm ideas for the betterment of our political system. Prime Point Foundation is organizing an event to celebrate the release of the…

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  • Events in Chennai

    Marina Open 3 [2019]: WheelChair Tennis Event @ Chennai

    The third edition of Marina Open 3, a wheelchair tennis tournament, is scheduled to be held at Chennai from Aug. 7 – 10, 2019. People with walking impairments, who are wheelchair-bound, learn to play tennis sitting on their wheelchairs and compete against each other on a regular tennis court. This is an individual event and this year about 65 participants are expected to be in the fray for the title and prize money of approx. 30,000 INR for the winner. L&T is the title sponsor for this event and Astha Foundation/IWTT is the organizer. Here is the promo video I made to promote this event. This event is being organized…

  • Photos-Videos

    Personalized Rakhi with ur Photo!!

    This Rakshabandhan, wish your brother/sister in style by tying a rakhi with their photo on it!! When everything else can be customized, why not choose a new and trendy rakhi for the special people in your life? In the below-embedded short video (made by me – of course), you can see the three different models of personalized rakhi available. I hope you like the rakhis and more importantly, you like the video 🙂 The rakhis can be delivered across India but allow at least one week from the time you confirm the order. Courier charges (from Chennai) will be charged once the rakhi is ready, on actuals. For pricing, sending…