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  1. Narasimh

    Jai Hind from an Islander

    Thank you all!! @VaghaDeva : I am a UX designer and developer by profession.
  2. Narasimh

    Jai Hind from an Islander

    I admire Swami Vivekananda very much.. I dont have great insight into Krishnadeveraya's life apart from the famous Tenali Rama's stories.. But sure he was a great emperor
  3. Narasimh

    Jai Hind from an Islander

    I have not read any manga novels but sure do like anime.. had watched Dragonball and Naruto, Area 88.. Must be very interesting I know.. Andaman has people from all over the country. There are Tamils, Bengalis and Malyalis in larger numbers though. Many Punjabis also there..They all bring...
  4. Narasimh

    Jai Hind from an Islander

    My native place is Orissa but parents have settled in Andamans since 86
  5. Narasimh

    Jai Hind from an Islander

    Yeah.. Media too busy getting TRP.. Have hardly ever seen a national media house reporting on Andamans.. Doordarshan reports sometimes I know but private media houses hardly move anywhere else other than metros I think.. Heck, I rarely ever see any news on North East even.
  6. Narasimh

    Jai Hind from an Islander

    Well there were quite a few British settlements in nearby islands - Ross and Viper island. Apart from that they did not have much to destroy which the british had not already destroyed. British actually wiped out an entire tribe called "Aberdeen" (don't know if the tribe was named after the...
  7. Narasimh

    Jai Hind from an Islander

    Thank you VaghaDeva! Nice to find like-minded members like you.. Yes Port blair was under British and then Japanese control during WW2. The "Cellular jail" or "Kalapaani" is the single most stark reminder of the great history of it. Remnants of Japanese bunkers and jettys are still present on...
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    Jai Hind from an Islander

    Dear Members, I am an islander, born and brought up in Port Blair. Presently residing out of country but wish to be back very soon. Have immense respect for our cultural, vedic and spiritual heritage. I like myself to be associated with many "isms" like optimism, criticism, pragmatism...
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