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ಕರ್ನಾಟಕವನ್ನು ಪ್ರತಿನಿಧಿಸುವ ಭಾರತೀಯ ಕ್ರಿಕೆಟಿಗರು / Cricketers who represent Karnataka for India and the world

To mark CanTHeeRava’s 8th birthday, I am sharing with you a poster of Karnataka cricketers. I have put together (freely available?) photographs on the internet. We are going through a phase in our democracy where our imagination for federal identity is gaining momentum. Common people are expressing their views on Kannada and Kannadatva and I hope it culminates in greater psychological freedom and financial autonomy for Kannada people. ಓದನ್ನು ಮುಂದುವರೆಸಿ

Tendulkar: a Sun, a Nebula

Unlike a giant star which burns bright but runs out of fuel very quickly, Tendulkar managed to burn slow like our own Sun. He will become a spectacular planetary nebula, occupying a large mind space in the Indian cricket nursery. ಓದನ್ನು ಮುಂದುವರೆಸಿ

Rahul Dravid: A good reason to follow Cricket

Those who don’t know anything about the game of cricket, may understand what cricket really stands for by knowing what Dravid stood for in his career. ಓದನ್ನು ಮುಂದುವರೆಸಿ

Tiger Pataudi on Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2010

“A lot of stuff (has) been spoken about match fixing..hmm..I think I would like to talk about…the BCCI;  I am not particularly critical of the BCCI because I have been a part of it at least on the periphery…”  thus starts Tiger Pataudi (1941-2011) in a short speech he delivered in 2010.  In 2010 a … ಓದನ್ನು ಮುಂದುವರೆಸಿ

Celebrity Branding

This is a guest contribution by Jovi Lim (a friend of CanTHeeRava) Branding is an identity that is given to a product in order to distinguish it from other products in the same category.  Celebrities are high profile citizens of a society who usually distinguish themselves through their talent, skills and public presence.  Since a … ಓದನ್ನು ಮುಂದುವರೆಸಿ

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