December 6, 2010
For full coverage of the obituary, click here: Dr. Omar Khalidi — Obituary
A speech given by his daughter, Aliya, at the MIT memorial service yesterday in his honor
“People like us should and can act as bridges between different cultures.” Omar Khalidi
image and quote courtesy: Charminar Connection / CSMonitor
“On behalf of my family, I want to thank you all for coming here today. Thank you for your emails, phone calls, and all the other ways that you’ve shown that you care for my father and our family.
Being a part of the MIT community meant so much to my father. For 27 years, starting even before I was born, he devoted his life to academia and this intellectual community. He loved it so much that he wanted me to attend MIT for undergrad, and when I chose to attend Wellesley College instead, he would introduce it as “MIT’s sister institution, Wellesley.” continue reading the Memorial Speech
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May 3, 2007
1. Be active–one post a day keeps the doctor away;
2. Be reading (at least surfing the blogs) to write;
3. You may write on any topic, not just about Pamela Anderson, Shilpa Shetty, Monica Lewinski, , ETC. And, if your friends Care they will anyways come and taste your recipes, jokes, or dumbest messages that you are forwarding from someone;
4. May be you are not as creative as Einstein, Galileo, Edison, Darwin; but if you have a blog (and update regularly) you are then making history, and tomorrow’s global historian, in most likelihood, will record you as one of the prime movers and shakers of 21st century;
5. Blogging is like addiction, albeit without, side effects. Keep up blogging and the blogosphere needs you more than Bill and Gates.
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March 20, 2007
Ugadi Greetings to all our bloggers….may the Ugadi ‘pachhadi’ symbolize loads of sweet happenings in your lives, and may the faint traces of bitterness be nothing more than gentle reminders of the infinite variety of life.
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February 11, 2007
All ye, who have tasted the waters of Gandipet and Manjira and who are now on alien shores and native land, who blog away regardless–on this city and everything about it–let us know more about you, because our team has a brilliant idea. We intend to pool all the Hyderabadi bloggers and ‘link’ them on to a page–with thumbnail images of your blog, if the copyright / permissions are cleared by those who create the thumshots.
see the full details at Hyderabadiz 2.0.
January 1, 2007
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December 16, 2006
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