Sunday, May 06, 2007

History of Chennai

History of Chennai- Parts 1, 2 and 3 that I had posted on my Sulekha blog. The second part was published in the Deccan Chronicle today, fetching me a handsome prize of Rs 2000/-

10 comments:

Lalita Mukherjea said...

Brilliant, Raj. Now if I can stop giggling...

Sowmya said...

can't u cross post or something...if your humble self didn't decide to brag a little we would've missed out on our 'dose of humor from raj'! congratulations!!

Santhosh C said...

biology becoming a trilogy? hehe
what if there is a fourth part coming up (hopefully it does)?

Anonymous said...

Your narrative is so wonderful...the tidbits laced with the apt humour.
Are you one of the new breed of Professors at a college ?
Awaiting further on 'History of Madras'.

c2c said...

Made the mistake of reading this at work, and went into a giggling fit! Hilarious stuff. Esp the Sampoorna Sivaji bit...

Raj said...

Lalita, thanks. have you, by now ,stopped?

sowmya, my humble self thanks you.

santhosh, the 4th will be the 1st in the 2nd trilogy.

anon, I am a professor all right, but not in a college.

c2c, wait till I tell your boss that you are intruding on his b2b.

Poppins said...

Congratulations !

dazedandconfused said...

Hilarious. Loved it. You at your 'kadi' best...

I also just now typed in the toughest word verification I have come across till date-'tqgxgybg'

Raj said...

poppins, thanks

dazed, thanks. Sorry about the entry barrier.

Anonymous said...

Thanks so much for your post
flats in manapakkam