Lessons On Life Spoken In a Soothing Indian Accent

Podcast Episode 6: A Lasting Source of True Happiness

I grew up eating food with the fingers on my God given hands. And I found myself in a country where people ate with forks and spoons. Learn how this conflict helped me zero in on a lasting source of true happiness.

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Lessons On Life Spoken In a Soothing Indian Accent

Podcast Episode 5: How Barack Obama Guided Me Through My Citizenship Oath Ceremony

I was nervous while climbing the steps of the Brooklyn courthouse for my American citizenship ceremony. But then I saw a photo of President Barack Obama. Here’s how he guided me through one of the most important days of my life.

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Lessons On Life Spoken In a Soothing Indian Accent

Podcast Episode 2: Promotions at Work

These are questions that are top of mind for every Indian immigrant — and many citizens — in America. Why is a promotion so important? Should it really be that important? And if you’re trying for promotion, but matters aren’t working out, what should you do? Learn from the examples of Roger Federer and Daniel Tiger how you do the best for you. Transcripts of the episode are available at www.cuttingchai.com

 

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Podcast Episode 1: Assimilation

How can an immigrant get assimilated into a foreign country? All it takes is a citizen willing to reach out. Learn how I got assimilated into America propelled by the disgust of a citizen. Transcripts of the episode are available at http://www.cuttingchai.com

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Short Stories

Short Story: Cairo

Here’s a short story I wrote a few years ago called Cairo.

Here’s what the story is all about:

There are some questions that even a private detective cannot answer. Why doesn’t my wife talk to me? Why does she spend all her time following the Arab Spring on the Internet? And did she leave me only three days after the wedding?

Kabir — Lucknow’s most successful sleuth — is grappling with all of these questions, when a client asks him to track down a missing cat called Luna. When Kabir sets out in the cat’s pursuit, he hits upon a startling revelation about life and love.

You can read the story on Smashwords or via the pdf below.

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