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    BREAKING NEWS during our Thrissur Trip

    I know I am a bit late in revealing this ‘BREAKING NEWS’ that actually happened during our Thrisur (Kerala) trip, last month. But the video got ready only now. So without further ado, here it is 😀   I wonder why we don’t find giant wheels at exhibitions in Chennai nowadays. I wonder how many years it’s been since I was on one, before this. Anyway, it was a good experience for us although we were the only riders on that giant wheel on that day 🙂 Destination Infinity Our Thrissur and Tirupati tour videos are getting ready and you can expect a few ‘out-of-the-box’ travelogue videos from now on.  

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    A Few Deepavali Vaana Vedikkaigal Captured on my Cam

    Here are a few Deepavali Vaana Vedikkaigal (Fire Crackers @ Sky) captured on my camera this year (2018) in and around my home at Chennai. Actually there is a flyover (bypass road) that goes over a small lake. I managed to stop there for a few minutes and shoot the video with the reflection of the cracker lights on the water surface, which I have included in the below video. As promised in my earlier post, I didn’t burst a single cracker this time 🙂 Destination Infinity

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    I Support Time Restrictions on Deepavali Fire Crackers

    In Tamil Nadu, where I live, Court has permitted people to burst firecrackers from 6 A.M. to 7 A.M. and 7 P.M. to 8 P.M. I welcome this Judgement as it is not a blanket ban on firecrackers, but instead seeks to reduce them slowly. I encourage people to adhere to the timing. If possible, I request people to refrain from fireworks altogether for the reasons mentioned here – among others. Of course I am planning not to burst crackers this year – irrespective of how much its going to irk whom. I am actually proud that I have refrained from bursting polluting crackers for the major part of the last…

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    Toothpicks as an Alternative to Mouthwash, Mouth Freshener, Chewing Gum

    While brushing our teeth regularly is an important aspect of maintaining our oral hygiene, that in itself may not be sufficient to maintain healthy teeth. While there are options like mouthwash, mouth freshener and dental chewing gums, each one has their own limitations. That’s where herbal chewing picks with flavoured oils might be useful. In fact, it’s an all-in-one product as it can combine the advantages of all the above products. One of the biggest causes for dental problems are the food particles struck up between teeth. Bacteria thrives on these areas creating dental problems, bad teeth odour, etc. Many a time we gargle water to remove some of it.…

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    Kerala Bangles to Match Your Kerala Saree or Chudi

    Ramya has been making quite a few innovative silk thread fashion bangles of late. One of them is Kerala-style bangles to match the Kerala-style saree or churidhar/salwar you might have in the closet, but have not been wearing much. Now you have an excuse to take it out of your wardrobe. Presenting to you the White & Golden Kerala Bangles from RR Fashion Jewellery 🙂 Destination Infinity PS: Poster made by me 🙂

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    My (another) New Business Card :)

    Well, as it has become a tradition for me to change the business card design and content(!) every six months, I am happy to present to you my latest business card — Howzz itt? 🙂 Destination Infinity PS: I forgot to add something important in this card, while designing it on Vistaprint. Guess it.

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    Mobile Phone Camera for Videography?

    I’ve been trying to purchase a good video camera that can, Record up to 4K video Has slow motion recording (at least 120 fps) and timelapse photo/video recording Has a 1″ sensor, or a smaller sensor that can take decent video footage in low light Has a 3.5mm audio connector to connect an external mic Has good optical zoom (preferably) Has manual focus in addition to auto focus (preferably) Has electronic & optical image stabilisation (preferably) – I have a video tripod, but carrying it everywhere may not be practical I have considered Action Cameras (Gopro 7 announced recently is still a consideration), DSLRs (rejected due to their bulky form…

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    Design your Own Shirt Online or In-Store (India)

    Bombay Shirt Company is a customised shirt maker based in India who enables customers to design their own shirts. You can either visit their website and order online, or better, you can visit one of their stores currently located at Mumbai, Chennai, New Delhi, Kolkata, Bengaluru [India], Dubai and New York. The advantage of visiting one of their stores is, they have a designer to guide you with the selections & they have an in-house tailor who can take more accurate measurements. Recently, I had an opportunity to visit an outlet of Bombay Shirt Company located at Adyar, Chennai. They offer shirts in two ranges – Indian (2K INR to…

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    Our New Business Cards

    So we designed and ordered new visiting cards for ourselves Online from Vistaprint. They arrived today and we are not able to hold our excitement. We are sharing it everywhere like crazy, like how we share everything else 🙂 So, which one do you like more – vertical or horizontal? (Hint: Your answer starts with V and ends with L) 😛 😀 Destination Infinity