Being a Class Leader

Every year, the first day of the school started with the class teacher asking this question ” Who wants to be the Class leader this year? ” Normally only a few hands go up and the class teacher picks one depending on his marks and behaviour. Little does the student know the aftermath of being…

The relationship tool

Flames – The game changer of the 90’s

Most of the relationships back in the 90s were decided by a important factor – it was not by how you looked, not by how you behaved, not by how much money you had, not by your friends and definitely not by the books you read ( We hardly read during the childhood ). It…

Geometry Box

Where is my geometry box?

Where is my geometry box ? This is one question everyone must have heard a lot of times when they studied in school. It is especially hard to find out yours when the whole class has one type of Geometry box. Natraj had a monopoly over the Geometry boxes back then. Coming to what is…

Train Journeys – Good Old Times

Trains were an integral part of my childhood days as i used to visit my grandparents whenever there was a term holiday. School days were heaven. However you write your exams, you get an all expense paid trip to your native or some good place only to come back and find out you have passed…

5 things we all did with Nataraj Eraser

There are a lot of things that we had close to our heart in the childhood which has taken a different shape these days and does not matter to us at all . One of the greatest inventions of mankind – the Eraser or popularly (dearly) known as Rubber in India. It took a lot…

Exams

The most confusing days of any student’s life. The day when the whole class unanimously tells that they are gonna flunk in the exam but as soon as they grab the question paper they take the black pen to start with the headings. The day when he flips thru the pages of the question papers…