Archive for March, 2013

Hindu Religious Path

Friday, March 29th, 2013

Hindu Religious Path

Talk at FAMU School of Architecture

Class of Prof Ted White, Friday, March 29, 2013, 11:15-12:05 PM


I was an invited speaker at FAMU School of Architecture in Prof Ted White’s class. I spoke for about an hour on Hindu Religious Path. I covered basic concepts of Hinduism, about Hindus, rituals, festivals and beliefs.

There were about eight students who took the class. After about 35 minutes of talk we had about 15 minutes of question and answer session.

TKD Regional Tournament

Saturday, March 16th, 2013

TKD Regional Tournament

Tiger-Rock Martial Arts International

Lincoln High School Gymnasium

Tallahassee, FL 32311

Saturday, March 16, 2013, 9-11 AM

VTS took part in the TRMAI Regional Tournament held today at Lincoln High School Gymnasium between 9 and 11 AM as fist degree black belt Level 2. He took part in two events: traditional form and sparring.

He did reasonably well in traditional form and did okay on his sparring. Despite his efforts he didn’t get any medals. Black belts, black belts first degree and second degree were grouped together with five participants in his group.

Good Score on Pew Research on News

Friday, March 8th, 2013

Score well on Pew Research News Quiz

Friday, March 08, 2013

Tallahassee, FL


I have been reading the news regularly both using my local news paper Tallahassee Democrat and national and international news in Google News, Yahoo News, and NY Times online versions, and Time, and other print magazines.


So I was happy when I scored a 13/13 on a recent Pew Research’s News Quiz. The quiz wasn’t hard but I was happy to know only 8% of the people (~1100) who took the quiz had the same score as I had.


First day at work

Friday, March 1st, 2013

First day at work

March 1

Winter in bay city

After several sleepless hours and after picking up a coffee in the early morning hours I cam to work. My boss would introduce me to almost everyone in the department.

What? How long it has beenĀ  already?