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Book Review: On Philosophising, Philosophers, Philosophy and New Vistas in Applied Philosophy, by Dr. Sharmila Jayant Virkar

A little bit of context before you begin reading this book review. I have recently enrolled for an MA in Philosophy at the University of Mumbai. Philosophy is something I have been getting interested in, over the past few years, as those of you who have been reading my blogs and Instagram posts would know. During the pandemic, I thought long and hard about what I wanted to do next, and this is what I eventually came up with. It has been a challenge, getting back into academics as a student at this age, especially in a subject I have no academic background in. However, it has also been very exciting, especially thanks to my wonderful classmates (who, surprisingly, are of all age-groups, including some quite near my own) and my teachers, who have been very supportive and understanding. How well I will do is something that remains to be seen, but so far, I am enjoying this new journey and look forward to where it leads. Now that you know the background , you probably get an idea of how

Skywatch Friday - Mountains on my mind...


Earth, Water, Sky and Mountains......... at Karjat just on the outskirts of Mumbai.....

Mountains occupy my thoughts as I head towards the mountains... for a short holiday. I am off to Delhi today and onwards to Binsar as Samhith's school closes this year. We have a week before school resumes for the new term, and we plan to make the most of it....  

I shall not be able to access my mails for a week... but please do leave your comments on this as well as the other blogs I have scheduled... I shall certainly reply as soon as I get back!!

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  1. The water and the sky make for a very nice combination!

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  2. Yes you have captured a little of everything in this photo...wonderful shot!

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  3. Hi Anu...Lovely picture. BTW I've tagged you!

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  4. A very pretty landscape. Where was this taken?

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  5. @luna Miranda: thanks....

    @Jossie: thanks .. it was wonderful out there..

    @smalltown RN : thanks....

    @Anil: thanks a lot.. this was at a small village called Burujwadi in Karjat....beyond Morbe Dam

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  6. Lovely picture of Karjat.
    Binsar is a cool choice, and am sure you will have a good trip.

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  7. Beautiful photograph. Karjat is a nice place.

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  8. @Hema: thanks a lot.....i just read your tag post... and looks like it will take a while... have to think, u see :)

    @Celine: thanks..... Binsar was just too good!

    @P.N.Subramanian: thanks....

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