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Bee keeping - as apprentice to A P Chandrashekhara

We had a great get together last weekend and discussed for around a day on matters ranging from conservation, politics, doctory, financial matters, ethics… until everything-under-sun and drew detailed conclusions on how humans should think and act in each of these cross cutting disciplines. The only step pending was to meet the concerned people in each of these matters (for example Barrack Obama, Mr. Modiji etc) and command them these simple steps chalked out so that they could execute them. 
After all these, now it was time to do some of the not-so-simple things ourselves, which we believed  the aforementioned people, obedient to our commands, could not execute.
So, we got into the action on one of those - Bee keeping!. Later that day, Ranjan Sham Mailankody (hereafter Ranjan), Anna (Thirumalesh Kaje) and I were lucky to work as apprentices to veteran farmer, thinker, writer and my beloved father-in-law, Sri A P Chandrashekhara (hereafter APC) and transplanted 2 bee colonies from their…

ವೃತ್ತಿ ಜೀವನದ ಸರಿತಪ್ಪುಗಳು

ದಿಹಿಂದೂಪತ್ರಿಕೆಯಲ್ಲಿಫೆಬ್ರವರಿ 15, 2005ರಲ್ಲಿಪ್ರಕಟವಾದ ಪ್ರಯಾಗ್ ಜೋಷಿ ಎಂಬವರ ಲೇಖನದಯಥಾವತ್ಅನುವಾದ.
ನನಗೆಮೂವತ್ತುತುಂಬಿದಮೇಲೆ, ಜೀವನದದಾರಿಯಲ್ಲಿಬಹಳಷ್ಟುನಡೆದಮೇಲೆ,ತಡವಾಗಿ, ನನ್ನಕೆಲಸಕಾರ್ಯಗಳ, ವೃತ್ತಿಜೀವನದ’ನೈತಿಕತೆ’ಯನ್ನುಪ್ರಶ್ನಿಸಲುಶುರುಮಾಡಿದೆ. ಹತ್ತುಹಲವುಪ್ರಶ್ನೆಗಳಮಧ್ಯೆ, ನಾನುಜೀವನೋಪಾಯಕ್ಕಾಗಿದುಡ್ಡುಸಂಪಾದಿಸುವದಾರಿಸರಿಯಿದೆಯೇಎಂಬುದುನನಗೊಂದುಮುಖ್ಯಪ್ರಶ್ನೆಯಾಯಿತು. ದರೋಡೆಮಾಡಿಜೀವನ