SpeakBindas - Articles, Interviews, Stories - Part 122

Mustache

India truly is a country having variety in culture and people. One day, I was at a Pan Shop, documenting procedure of making a Masala Pan. It all went good and as I was about to leave, an old Indian Shepherd came to shop. At first glance itself,...
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Interview of John Gloster

John Gloster is a physiotherapist from Australia who works with cricket teams. He was appointed the physiotherapist to the Indian team in February 2005 and successfully rendered his professional services for four years, i.e. till 2008. During a Ranji Trophy match between teams of Saurashtra and Mumbai in...
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Ranji Trophy match between Saurashtra and Mumbai

The Ranji Trophy is a domestic first-class cricket championship played in India between different city and state sides, equivalent to the County Championship in England and the Sheffield Shield in Australia. The competition is named after Kumar Shri Ranjitsinhji (Jam Sahib of Nawanagar, also known as “Ranji”). In...
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Interview of Shrutpragya Swami

Shrutpragya Swami is founder of Peace of Mind Foundation based in Rajkot, Gujarat – India. Well, he himself doesn’t believe in worldly introduction. He is practicing spirituality since last 20 years and motivating others in the same way. Thousands of people have changed their way of life through...
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Should Bollywood movies be allowed smoking scenes?

This topic has again come up in news as National Government has raised objection against decision of Delhi High-court, which is in favor of allowing Smoking scenes in Bollywood Movies and Indian Television Programs. Delhi High-court had dismissed the ban on Smoking scenes in Bollywood movies and television...
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Bhajiya party at an Indian Restaurant

Bhajiya is an Indian spicy dish. It is mostly popular in state of Gujarat, India. One fine night, myself and my friends Kunal Pandya and Rajesh Patel decided to visit a local restaurant ‘Darbar na Bhajiya‘. As far as I remember, Kunal had recently purchased a car then....
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Yoga by Pratibha Goswamy

Her name is Pratibha Goswamy. By profession, she is a yoga teacher from India. She holds a National Level record for performing various Yoga Asanas also known as yoga poses or yoga positions. Such yoga positions for beginners takes time and regular practice. In above video, Pratibha displays...
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Jessica Cox – An armless Girl gets a Pilot License

મન હોય તો માળવે જવાય Above is a Gujarati proverb which says “Will will find a way“. Jessica  Cox is a living example of proving this proverb. She is an armless girl. Still she got a pilot license! While reading, this looks something like “impossible” or “Can’t be”,...
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Interview of Shailesh-Utpal, music directors from Rajkot

(Left to right: Shailesh Pandya, Dr. Utpal Jivrajani) Shailesh – Utpal, popularly known as ‘Gujarati Shakira Maker’ are music directors from Rajkot, Gujarat – India. This unique pair of musicians have so far given music in 1500 acd – vcd albums, 10 Gujarati films and they have 3...
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Khumansinh Jadeda owner of Hello! Saurashtra News Channel

Khumansinh D. Jadeja is owner, editor, publisher of Hello! Saurashtra Cable News Network based in Rajkot. Now ‘Hello’ is a Kathiyawadi word too which comes from song ‘Mari Helo Sambhalo.’ Khumansinh says “I have chosen the word Hello in ‘Hello Saurashtra’ for a reason that I want to...
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