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[12 Feb 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Gauriputra – Naamavali 3

Aum Gauriputraya Namah Salutation to the son of Gauri From The Aha Moment of the Week Medium: Canvas Paint: Acrylic Idea: UK design studio Previous Art work – Aum Vighnarajaya Namah – Salutation to the ruler of obstacles From The Aha Moment of the Week All my arts work can be found here.

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[4 Feb 2012 | 5 Comments | ]
Aishwarya – India Nuance

Hi All, Welcome to the show on Coffee With Experts! Today we have a young Indian entrepreneur who decided to take the road less travelled in chasing her dreams in the music industry. Aishwarya, started India Nuance – an artist management firm with a focus on Indian classical music. Her start up in the field […]

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[9 Jan 2012 | 3 Comments | ]
Mehmood Khan – Part 2

Hi All, The first part of the interview with Mr. Mehmood Khan can be found here. Me: How do you ask a young kid to go school when they dont have food to eat.. I know education adds value.. but the returns are so long dated.. The current problem should be resolved first right? I […]

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[3 Jan 2012 | 4 Comments | ]

Hi All, My latest art work is here.  The concept is based on the song Tum Ho Tho from the movie rock on. The lady (here) is playing that song in this contemporary indian painting as a dedication to her lover. Concept: Tum ho tho.. Medium: Poster colour on acrylic. From The Aha Moment of the […]

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[2 Jan 2012 | One Comment | ]
Mehmood Khan – Former Head of Innovation at Unilever

Wish you all a very happy 2012! Check out the new year message from CWS – Be a Seeker! Happy 2011! In the new year, CWS continues the search of role models for Indian youth! Today, we have a very very special guest – Mr. Mehmood Khan, Former head of global innovation at Unilever, who […]

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[31 Dec 2011 | 6 Comments | ]
Be a Seeker! Happy 2012

Hi All, Time just flies.. 31.5 million seconds have silently ticked away from the start of the year. I vividly remember this day last year.. I had taken a day off from work to clean up the website and write the message – “Be Awesome – Happy 2011“.. Between that day and today, CWS has […]

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[17 Dec 2011 | 11 Comments | ]
Aha Moment – First Art Sale!

Hi All, I am very happy to inform you that I sold my first piece of art today. My colleague at work purchased the art work as a Christmas gift for her husband. From The Aha Moment of the Week Ofcourse, still a long way to go.. The journey has just began.. And the rest as they […]

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[4 Dec 2011 | 7 Comments | ]
Aha Moment – Losing myself to you!

Hi all, Continuing my focus on Contemporary Indian art, here is my own idea… The woman is playing violin all day long and losing herself into the violin.. Losing myself to you.. Oh you violin! All my earlier art works can be seen below.

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[20 Nov 2011 | 9 Comments | ]
Aha Moment – Just Play it!

Hi All, My tryst with art started out as fun activity with random attempts at Cartooning! Today, It has come a long way from that.. Well, this is my 50th art piece! Thanks a lot for all the support. This contemporary Indian art piece is based on the concept – Just play it! The subject […]

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[6 Nov 2011 | 10 Comments | ]
Aha Moment – Beat the drums

Hi All, Here is my latest art work – Beat the drums! It is painted using acrylic on canvas. From The Aha Moment of the Week All my art works can be seen below. Thoughts and feedback welcome!

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[9 Oct 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Padmashri Anil Gupta – Founder of Honeybee Network

“Creativity comes from constraint” ~ Biz Stone, Co-Founder, Twitter In today’s show in search of role models, CWS introduces you to a person who created Honey Bee Network to support grassroots innovators who are rich in knowledge, but not in resources. Please join me in welcoming Padmashri Anil Gupta. Mr. Gupta found ways of capturing […]

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[2 Oct 2011 | 8 Comments | ]
Aha Moment – Oh you violin!

Hi All, This is my latest work.. Inspired by a combination of a recent violin concert which I attended.. and art works of Deepa vedpathak.. which I have attempted here The concept of the art is – “Oh you.. violin”.. there is a pun here.. the girl has fallen in love with this violin which […]

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[17 Sep 2011 | 3 Comments | ]
1,25,000 views on Aha Moments

Hi All, I am very pleased to inform you all.. that Aha Moments has clocked 1,25,000+ views since I started working on Arts in March 2010. One of my recent favourite work is the one which I painted for celebrating 100 interviews on CWS! From The Aha Moment of the Week Thank you very much […]

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[7 Sep 2011 | 3 Comments | ]
Padmashri Ananda Shankar Jayant – The cancer fighter

Hi All, Continuing the part 1 & part 2 of the interview with Padmashree Ananda Shankar Jayant, today we have the part 3 of the interview with Mrs. Ananda Shankar Jayant Please find the TED Video of Mrs. Jayant here. Me: Sundar Rajan G S ASJ: Ananda Shankar Jayant – Padmashree Awardee – Contribution to […]

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[4 Sep 2011 | 5 Comments | ]
Aha Moment 45: Unmask!

Hi All, Please find my latest art work below. The concept is “Unmask! Unleash the potential within!” and the subject is an African tigress mask. It is made in Canvass using poster colours. From The Aha Moment of the Week My entire collection of art works can be seen here.

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[20 Aug 2011 | 6 Comments | ]
Bliss – Paramaanandam

Bliss – The state of extreme happiness is a journey, not a destination. It is something to be experience, not something to be obtained! This is the message of this spiritual poem. Paramaanandham – My 52nd poem. பரமானந்தம் ஆனந்தம்.. ஒரு பனி துளி படையை வைத்து.. அடைய துணிந்தால்.. பனி துளி வெறும் விழி துளி.. ஆனந்தம்.. ஒரு குயில் கூவல்.. […]

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[20 Aug 2011 | One Comment | ]
Padmashri Ananda Shankar Jayant – Part 1

“To dance is to live….to live is to dance.” ~ Heidi Groskreutz Today we have a special guest.. someone for whom dance is an integral part of life… someone who lives and breathes dance.. A strong woman who danced her way out of cancer! Please join me to welcome the renowned classical dancer and a […]

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[6 Aug 2011 | 7 Comments | ]
Aha Moment 44: Namaste – The divine bow

Hi All, Here is my latest art work. Acrylic paint on Canvas. “Namaste – The divine bow” From The Aha Moment of the Week Bow to the divine within.. Bow to the divine around.. From The Aha Moment of the Week All my art works can be found here: Aha Moments Album

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[26 Jul 2011 | 4 Comments | ]
Mounam – Celebrating Silence!

Lover of art (Kalai kaadhalan) and the artist beauty (Kalai Azhagi) are speaking the language of silence! This is my 51st poem.. and easily one of my best works! மௌனம் இதழ்கள் அசையா வார்த்தைகளை.. உன் விழிகள் பேசுதடி.. உன் இதையத் துடிப்பின் ஓசைகளை.. என் செவிகள் கேட்குதடி.. கலை அழகி, எதிரொலிக்குதடி உன் மௌனம்.. Previous poem is Vilagaadha Viragam – http://coffeewithsundar.com/50th-poem-vilagaadha-viragam/ […]

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[17 Jul 2011 | 3 Comments | ]
Aha Moment 40 – 43: Beauty lies in the MIND of the beholder

Hi All, Here are some “different” types of art which I have tried over the last few weeks.. The first one is to celebrate 100 interviews on CWS If you notice deeply, the male and female in the image is just made of triangles.. From The Aha Moment of the Week I saw many such […]

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[17 Jul 2011 | 4 Comments | ]
Arvind Gupta – Toy maker from trash

“And somewhere there are engineers Helping others fly faster than sound. But, where are the engineers Helping those who must live on the ground?” – Young Oxfam Poster Todays special guest is a true engineer, who helps people living on ground.. Please join me to welcome Mr. Arvind Gupta. Arvind Gupta is a toy inventor […]

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[3 Jul 2011 | 4 Comments | ]
50th Poem – Vilagaadha Viragam

Vilagaadha Viragam This is my 50th poem and it is inspired by the book – I too had a love story. The hero falls in love with a girl, proper arranged marriage.. but the girl dies before he could marry her. This poem brings out the frustrations of the hero, who lost his love and […]

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[23 Jun 2011 | One Comment | ]
100 Interviews on Coffee With Sundar!

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” – Chinese Coffee With Sundar (CWS) hosted its 100th Interview show last week with the interview of Mr. Narayanan Krishnan – CNN Hero of the Year 2010.  CWS made its humble beginnings three and half years ago. It stood the test of time, met many […]

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[5 Jun 2011 | 10 Comments | ]
Aha Moment 39 – In my beginning is my end

Hi All, Over the last couple of weeks I attended the workshop on calligraphy under the guidance of Mr. Achuth Palav . In the workshop after the basic lessons were taught, we were asked to come up with our creative designs. Mr Achuth Palav the calligrapher appreciated my work as one of the best designs […]

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[30 May 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Sampath Iyengar – CEO, Blue Tiger

Hi All, Welcome back to the interview show on Coffee With Sundar! Today, we have Mr. Sampath Iyengar, an experieced veteran in the corporate world.. who has grown up the ladder by running many many organizations. Mr. Sampath Iyengar is the CEO of BlueTiger, an education venture aiming to bridge the gap between the academia […]

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[24 Mar 2011 | 5 Comments | ]
Kalyan Varma – Wildlife Activist

Hi All, Hope you enjoyed the first part and the second part of the interview with Kalyan Varma. Today we have the final part. Here is a brief intro about Kalyan Varma! Mr. Kalyan Varma is an award winning Wildlife Photographer from Bangalore! He freelances with BBC and National Geographic Channel! What is even more […]

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[6 Mar 2011 | 7 Comments | ]
Our India

When our mother land is dwindling away by corruption… when citizens are feeling let down by leaders.. this poem instills faith that change is possible and we have done it in the past.. India, which was once crawling in poverty.. stood up to rewrite history.. And we can do it again! Inspired by India Poised […]

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[19 Feb 2011 | 10 Comments | ]
Aha Moment 33 – The Lady of AURA

Hi All.. This is my 33rd sketch.. inspired by an entry in a fine art contest. Simple HB & 5B pencils! The Lady of AURA! From The Aha Moment of the Week All my earlier work can be found here:

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[31 Dec 2010 | 14 Comments | ]
Be Awesome – Happy 2011

I distinctly remember this time of last year, when I wrote a blog post – Grow up once again – Happy 2010. Well, it shows that I didnt write anything else the whole of last year! .. But that was not what I was getting to… I wanted to say.. time & tide certainly wait […]