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Blog 24 : One year of Valluvar.ai

A couple of years ago, on a weekend, I pursued to build my first bot and I had three ideas in mind. Today I'm glad I chose thirukkural...

Blog 23 : Pseudo-Theism & Non-Theism

My friend would say, though many claim to be believers of God, they are not. He would expose that pseudo belief through a simple set of...

Blog 22 : Will a girl propose?

A few years back, I was involved in writing my first fiction. It was a collection of short(er) stories and for one of them, I sought...

Blog 21 : Wit, Witty & Wittiest

This blog is about Radhakrishnan Parthiban and his latest venture OSS7. I have followed Parthiban’s work for the past twenty-five years....

Blog 20 : Money is always the ultimate

Sathuranga Vettai - one of the smartest con movies made in Tamil cinema. Through the hardships faced in his life, the protagonist, Gandhi...

Blog 18 : The debate in Virumaandi

My last blog was about Superstar. So it’s no coincidence that this one is about Ulaga Nayagan. To me, Kamal Hassan symbolizes passion for...

Blog 17 : Thirukkural in Annamalai

Few of us will have trouble recalling this iconic scene from Super Star’s block buster movie - Annamalai. I remember watching this movie...

Blog 14 : Searching & Seeking

I had always thought these two words were synonyms that had the same meaning. However, a few weeks ago, while reading a book, a question...

Blog 13 : Who am I?

When a seeker finds many gurus around and some turn out to be imposters, a question that is likely to come to his mind is, is there a...

Blog 12 : Fate and Freewill

What decides our tomorrow? Is it fate or our today’s actions? Which of these define our destiny - Fate or freewill? A clear answer to...

Blog 11 : A trap called time

Long back, I happened to read a quote of Jiddu Krishnamurti (JK). While I don’t recall his exact words, it went something like this - As...

Blog 10 : Magic number Seven

There is hardly a dull moment in the world of Valluvar.ai. While there were no blogs from us us recently, we were busy creating...

Blog 9 : Fifty days of Valluvar.ai

It has been fifty days since Valluvar.ai went live. I cannot thank you enough for your interest and support! In the past few weeks, we...

Blog 8 : Batman & Valluvar

Here is a scene from the movie 'Dark Knight Rises'. Christian Bale’s performance along with the other artists, the background score and...

Blog 5 : Rope, Snake and a Thirukkural

A few years back, a friend of mine introduced me to this classic analogy of a snake and a rope to articulate the concept of ignorance. It...

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