Churned 3000+ pages spanning dozens of primary and secondary sources to complete my book ‘वास्को दा गामा – ईसाई और मसाले की खोज में’ (Vasco Da Gama – In search of Christian and Spices). Book is in Hindi (English version … Read more..
This post is a compilation of cycle and puncture repair shops between Bhayandar to Gorai beach.
Thought to come up with this list after seeing cyclists stranded and looking for repair on this route several times. Hope this list would … Read more..
On a silent road, you are pedalling forward and with every push of the pedal, you hear a sharp creak from the seat of the cycle. Did it ever happened with you, wasn’t that melodious?
You may have also taken … Read more..
Uttan is a silent village in Thane district of Maharashtra. It is very close to my place and I regularly visit or pass through there on my bike or during my cycle rides to Gorai Beach.
Mira Road, Bhayandar and … Read more..
If you are here I am guessing good that you love taking care of your bicycle. Maintaining and repairing the cycles asks for some basic knowledge and a good set of tools.
When I started looking for tools to work … Read more..
Leather lovers have a different fan base. Car owners carry and flaunt them as their interiors. Motorcyclists have little more opportunity than Car owners to show their love for the leather. They have a range of accessories to choose from … Read more..
नदी से विशेष लगाव होने से, हमेशा से नदी पर कविता लिखना चाहता रहा हूँ | हाल के कुछ दिनों से टुकड़ो में लिख कर इस कविता को पूरा कर पाया हूँ |
कविता में मुख्य विषय नदी की … Read more..
Kosi river also termed the sorrow of Bihar is a perennial river which has its source in the high mountains of Nepal. Kosi not only carries water from the young Himalayas but also from plains of northern Bihar.
As we … Read more..
This post series details maintenance of motorcycle for the owners. It is aimed at Indian make entry level motorcycles ranging between 100cc to 500c.
Motorcycles have two chains, one a drive chain which basically connects the output shaft of the gearbox to the rear wheel using sprockets. This drive chain transfers engine power from gears to rear wheel thereby putting the bike in motion.… Read more..
No fire no power
Spark plugs as the name suggest generates a spark to ignite the air-fuel mixture inside the cylinder. It’s a matchbox of the engine just a little complicated.
Spark plugs works under heavy voltage like in the … Read more..
Not everyone makes use of their motorcycle user manual, service or technical guides. But those who do, they go through these documents with great expectations.
Most of the manufacturers listed below provide these manuals and service guides for the sake … Read more..
If you think filters are less important than engine oil or high octane fuel, then you need to give it a second thought.
Quality of air filters is directly related to the performance of the engine. This the … Read more..
For a long time, I wanted to work on an actual motorcycle engine
Theory is great but as it is said theory is theory and practical is practical. No matter how many times we watch Sanjeev Kapoor and Tarla Dalal … Read more..
When was the last time you had a look at your motorcycle’s under-seat first aid kit?
If yes, do you know what all things do your kit has and how to use them?
You may be tempted to ignore these … Read more..
Tourers describe motorcycling as a sense of freedom, adventure, finding oneself, losing oneself, a unique relationship between man and machine.
Different people may have different ways to describe motorcycling, however, all agree that motorcycling is an experience. An experience … Read more..
Back in the first half of 2017, I came across a graphic with a Sanskrit quote on Instagram and then another beautiful one and then another. Those were certainly unique in several senses. Sanskrit shloka presented to viewers in a … Read more..
Bikers from India share a very rare DNA strand separating us from the rest. This makes us very unique.
India has the highest number of motorcycles on the road and majority uses it as primary transport. With the density of … Read more..
I am excited and humbled of a tiny contribution for ‘Magahi’ my mother tongue, also one of the old dialects of Bihar Jharkhand region.
A little background about the book, I have included the same in the ‘प्रेरना’ section of … Read more..