proverbial Man Friday, nay the domestic odd-job man, is being edged
out of urban households like never before. In an almost imperceptible
yet significant development, the indispensable errand boy, considered
the ' jack of all chores ', has almost been rendered redundant in
those very households where he once reigned supreme. Instead, his role
is being taken over by more and more private organisations.
havelis of Nangal-Sirohi
is nine km from Mahendragarh towards Narnaul. This is in the south of
Haryana, which is still full of wild shrubs, vast expanses of sand and
dust storms as also hospitable and lovable people.
science uphold the belief in rebirth?
rebirth possible? Are there any scientific bases for believing in
rebirth? Since time immemorial, man has been struggling to find a
solution to this mystery but conclusive evidence has thus far eluded
film stars to politicians, they have all eaten his pans!
my pan once, and you cannot resist coming for more", claims
82-year-old Shiv Narayan Pandey, Delhiís popular panwallah. And
true to this boast, his tiny shop in Connaught Place has been the
favourite stop for celebrities and the pan connoisseurs down the