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The Thrill of Last-minute Decisions

(This column was first published on Value Research India.)

I read somewhere on some website on the Internet that Indians aren’t thrill-seekers. This survey had pegged us down to somewhere at the bottom of that list. 484 more words

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Misunderstood: The Frustrations of Loving Something No one Understands

With Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson climbing the Dawn Wall, many climbers and possibly some non-climbers, are feeling very inspired. We know that rush we get when we push a grade higher, when we complete a project that has taken us days, months, or even years to complete, or even when we do a move our bodies struggled with. 1,077 more words

Truly Asia- Malaysia- The place for food, festivals & nature!

Travel means very different things to different people. For some it’s all about soaking up the sun on a beautiful beach, for others it’s about integrating in to a new culture and really getting under the skin of a country, some like to test themselves and do things that will take them out of their comfort zone and for others it’s all about indulging, whether that means food, shopping or a bit of pampering. 494 more words

It’s all about transparency! Where Great Design and Business Ethics Collide

The following comes from James Williams, the founder of Keebunga.

A new product, just launched on the Kickstarter crowdfunding platform is leading the way in transparent business practices. 516 more words

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Swimming with the Stars

The first thing to learn about stand up paddle boarding is that there is no rush. There’s no surfer’s dash to catch a wave, no diver’s limited oxygen. 431 more words

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Kayak India: The Adventure Sport of the Century

Humans on Kayaks date a long way back. This has now become an adventure sport for those who love to play with and have the guts to face the strong current of the majestic and ever flowing rivers of India. 262 more words

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Mountain Wave Project & the stories of the exceptional pilots who flew over the Himalayas

The Himalaya and its vast territories, gigantic mountains, spiritual people and wild beauty have long exerted extraordinary fascination – which is far from fading. Ever since the 19th century when Europeans were increasingly present in the region, adventurers coming from all around the world strived to understand its culture and conquer its vast lands and high summits. 823 more words

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