Gokul – A Pilgrimage

by Sayan Chakraborti

“Unfortunately no one can be told what Gokul is. You need to experience it for yourself.” This is what the introduction to Gokul on an online community used to say. Online communities have come, caught the fleeting attention of TIFR scholars and gone, but Gokul has always held a very special place in our minds and guts. More…

And… Then I was None

by Vivek Singh

I am going through a crisis. No I am not one bit worried or altered by the financial crisis. I am way too happy, lazing around in academic cocoon of graduate program in physics, to be even bothered by that. Physicists don’t invest. How can they when they don’t get paid enough to even think of saving, let alone invest? More…

Trekking on the Sahyadris

by Sayantan Sharma

I have been visiting the Sahyadris regularly for four years now and I thought that I should share my experiences with you all. It is a difficult job though; it is like writing about your best friend whose company you enjoy so much. There are so many nice memories associated with him that you would inevitably be at a loss for words to pen them properly. More…