Mindblown: a blog about philosophy.

  • DISCOVERING MARWAR

    DISCOVERING MARWAR

    Dada rides to Marwar Let’s Ride Wheels will turn always… “বুঝলি তোপসে, এবার চশমাটা নিতেই হবে, পঞ্চাশ ছুই-ছুই, চোখের আর সেই জৌলুস কোথায়? মগজাস্ত্রটা অবশ্য এখনো ধারালোই”… #সাথে_থেকো_ভাইরা Finally, the day arrives #Shwet_Agni has new tyres, chain & sprocket, timing chain, fully serviced and stands growling. The saddle is loaded and Dada rolls out right […]

  • DISCOVERING MEWAR

    DISCOVERING MEWAR

    Discovering Mewar Day-1 Mini and I had dedicated today, only for understanding #Kumbhalgarh and its heritage. Accordingly, we had set out from Jaipur at 6 in the morning, despite the biting December chill, a characteristic of Rajasthan. #RouteTakenandCondition.We took the Delhi- Jaipur-Ajmer, NH 48 and sped through Dudu, Kishangarh, Ajmer, Biawar and turned towards Udaipur […]

  • DGR 2019 : JAIPUR

    DGR 2019 : JAIPUR

    Was privileged to participate in The Distunguished Gentleman”s Ride 2019 in Jaipur, with Bullet. Some moments …    

  • ASIGARH FORT, HANSI: SOLORIDE

    ASIGARH FORT, HANSI: SOLORIDE

    #Dada_in_Asigarh_Fort. Asigarh Fort, or Hansi Fort is located on the bank of Amti lake in Hansi town of Haryana, on NH9. It is also known as Prithviraj Chauhan’s Fort or Prithvi Raj Chauhan Ka Qila and is a heritage sight. #Excavation_Wonder.. The archaeological excavation carried out in 2004-05 revealed several evidences regarding the antiquity and […]

  • RAKHIGARHI: SOLORIDE

    RAKHIGARHI: SOLORIDE

    #Dada_in_Rakhigarhi. Today morning, on my way back from Hisar to Jaipur, I had decided to take my first pitstop in Rakhigarhi village, the sensational Indus Valley Civilization site, which has created so much tremors in world history. I started at 0500 hr, when it was still dark and reached the village short of Jind, after […]

  • HISAR: SOLORIDE

    HISAR: SOLORIDE

    #From_the_road. As the sun rises in the horizon, Dada and Shwet Agni sets out for a 4 day journey… This time to mix pleasure with some professional work… #From_the_road… This time I was determined to break the Paratha trappings (North Indian aloo, pyaaz or paneer paratha is too heavy for my age and taste, being […]

  • আমি একাই ভালো (Why Solo ?)

    আমি একাই ভালো (Why Solo ?)

    #আমি_মোটরসাইকেল_নিয়ে_একাই_ভালো. বয়সের সাথে আমি যে নিজে cynical হয়ে যাচ্ছি, পরিষ্কার বুঝতে পারি। কিছু লোকজনের ব্যাপার–স্যাপার আমার নিজের পছন্দসই না হলে (তা ঠিক–ভুল যাই হোক না কেন) তাকে এড়িয়ে চলাটাকেই আজকাল শ্রেয় মনে হয়। একজন বন্ধুস্থানীয় বাইকার স্যারের সাথে মোটরসাইকেল চালানোর সুযোগ ঘটলো… বয়সে আমার থেকে বড়ই তিনি। ১) প্রথম দিন, সকাল সাড়ে পাঁচটায় পৌছোনোর কথা, […]

  • CHITTORGARH : SAGA OF RAJPUT HONOUR

    CHITTORGARH : SAGA OF RAJPUT HONOUR

    It’s Thursday, and I can smell the weekend from here. 700 km turnaround… the heartland of Rajputana Bravery… Chittorgarh calls… #Dada_in_Chittorgarh #Rajput_valour #Power_rider #ঘোঁড়ার_হুইলি (Detailed photographs, history, folklore, travelogue tomorrow… due to poor network here)… — feeling proud at Chittorgarh Fort. Summer grass is all that remains of a soldiers’ dream… #Samurai_Haiku #Bushido #Dada_in_Chittorgarh (One […]

  • SOLORIDE TO TEERTHRAJ PUSHKAR: BABA & BULLET

    SOLORIDE TO TEERTHRAJ PUSHKAR: BABA & BULLET

    #চাকা_ঘুরবে #তীর্থরাজ_পুষ্কর #কাল_পরশু #শ্বেত_অগ্নি #Banjo_Dadas_Wheel ✌ #Baba_and_Bullet #Teerthraj_Pushkar #From_the_road…. As we both speed across towards Pushkar, trying to catch the sunset. Halfway there, halway to go… #Baba_and_Bullet #Teerthraj_Pushkar #From_the_road…. Managed to catch the setting sun on the Pushkar lake albeit rode at 120 kmph to do so. প্রাণটা জুড়িয়ে গেল #Baba_and_Bullet #Teerthraj_Pushkar #From_the_road…. Pure unadulterated […]

  • SOLORIDE: GOING NOWHERE

    SOLORIDE: GOING NOWHERE

    #Zanshin_and_Going_Nowhere #Why_I_Ride. I was out yesterday afternoon riding on Shwet-Agni and once I returned home, the odo showed 120 km. I was not visiting a tribal festival, I was not trying an adventure to any La, I was not trying to look for any natural wonder, some unexplored trail or historical monument, nor a cabal […]

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