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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

Indian Robin

I am recuperating from the flu, and while I slowly get back to writing long, detailed posts, I shall be posting images from my latest trips.... considering the dearth of birds on my blog lately, here is one I see quite often, but havent managed many photos of... the Indian Robin



I clicked this one at Jaipur, where I had a lot of time to simply sit and look at birds... and photograph them, of course!!


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  1. Nice shot, Anu. Get well soon.

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  2. Awww get well soon dear. We spoke today and you didn't tell me this. :(

    Take care.

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    1. Thanks Nisha! been sick almost the whole week.... just getting better. and we spoke for too short a time.... there were more interesting things to talk about :D

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  3. Take care Anu and get well soon.

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  4. Nicely captured...
    Get well soon..

    Hey...
    I have tagged you in a contest...
    Plz go through the link..

    http://locomente.blogspot.in/2012/07/tagged.html

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  5. Very beautiful picture Anu, I too love watching birds but am not this good in capturing them! Take good care, and get to blogging in full force soon! :)

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  6. Nice shot. And hey, get well soon, Anu ! Take care. :)

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