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About versa kay

Agile, keen, versatile,considerate,patient

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పక్కదిగి నెట్ రౌటర్ ఆన్ చేశాను. ఈ మధ్య మా ఇంటి సమీపంలో పిడుగు పడినప్పుడు రౌటర్ కాలిపోయినప్పట్నుంచి, అవసరంలేనప్పుడు నెట్ ఆఫ్ చేసి పెడుతున్నాను.వంటిట్లొంచి పోపు ఘుమఘుమ , కాఫీ ఆరొమా వస్తున్నయి. అప్పుడే శ్రీమతి స్నానం కూడా అయినట్టున్నది. కొందరి ఇళ్లలో కాఫీ పరిమళం గొప్పగా వస్తుందీ, నల్ల బురఖా తొడుక్కోకపోయినా, కాఫీ … Continue reading

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The Postman by Devarkonda Bala Gangadhar Tilak

The Postman . by D. Bala Gangadhar Tilak translated by Versakay …………x…………. My dear Subba Rav,o Not to be seen these days ? What?!You want me to write a lyric about ‘The Post Man.’ ? Are you joking? Our ancestors … Continue reading

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Wide eyes -3

…..with bated breath he jumps out towards the window and catches hold of a widow-rod and steadies himself…. v.n.3 It required some effort to smooch her from across the widow-rods.He desires to whisper something into her ears. But it can … Continue reading

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Wide eyes-2

V.N-2 It is now, the last third of the night, the third Jamu as they call it, the four hour span, from 2.00 a.m to 6 a.m. Even that is slowly creeping to a close. He is not yet fortunate … Continue reading

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Wide eyes.

Here is my attempt at translation, into English, of a few opening paragraphs of a famous Telugu novel ‘Visala Netralu’ (Wide Eyes ) of Pilaka Ganapati Sastry, which I read long decades ago, in the Telugu weekly ‘Andhra Patrika’ In … Continue reading

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Why bicker , bro. You live your life. And let him, his.

Here is somethingin Telugu, for such siblings that are at loggerheads with each other. I’ll try to translate it into English , a while, soon. నాకు నాదో విజ్ఞప్తి: భూమి తిరుగుతోంది, కాలం గడుస్తోంది. మనుషులు మారుతున్నారు, రోజుల్ని మారుస్తూ. సమాజంలో మార్పులు తెర్లుతున్నాయి, కడలిపై … Continue reading

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From an old school to a new school of thought!

Originally posted on Ghummakkad:
If you look at Chennai, it is deeply rooted in its culture. Old temples and schools to the colonial architecture to the 21st century cool hotels and clubs. It’s all there. And I was going to…

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