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Thursday, 9 July 2015

Versatile Award 2.

On  1st July I was nominated for the Versatile Award  by my dear friend,Shilpa Halwe. Today I  have been nominated by another friend, Tina Basu, for the same award. I feel proud to be nominated by my co-bloggers, who have considered  me worthy for this prestigious award.  With great humility I accept the award from Tina Basu. 

Rules of The Versatile Blogger Award

1. Display it on your blog
2. Thank the person who nominated you. - Thank you,  Tina
3. Share 7 Facts about yourself
4. Nominate up to 15 bloggers. Link them in your blog and let them know.

Facts about  myself
1.I will be 80 years old in October this year, but I never shirk from taking up new challenges in life.
2.   My laptop and my smart phone are very dear to me. If there is no Internet, I become very  restless.
3. I am a Punjabi, married to a Malyali,which was considered  too much ahead of times 55 years ago.
4.I passed M.A.(English)at the age of 24. I joined the Education Department, Delhi, as a teacher and rose upto the post of Deputy Director of Education, from which I retired at the age of 58 years.
5. I am fond of reading and writing blogs. I  started blogging two years ago and have written more than 900 blogs.
6. I have a very lovable family with two children and four grand children. I love to make cakes, chocolates and cookies for them.They love sandwiches made by me.
7.I and my Hubby are very spiritual. We firmly believe in God and thank Him for His grace.
 Now I  nominate following friends for the award
2.Deepti Jain
3.Forest Tinker
4 Read in Pleasure(Celestine)
5. Gillena Cox
7 Archana Kapur
8Jazzy Tower
9.Kalpana Solsi
10. Kalpana Kalyan


  1. Thank you so much ma'am for nominating me. I'm grateful It's nice to know more about you. It's also a pleasure to know that you are still active at 80. God bless you.

  2. Hello ushaji guess there is some confusion I am Kalpana Kalyan you have nominated Kalpana solsi in your blog..please check. Anyway no issues regarding the same. I am happy you like my posts.

  3. Kalpana Kalyan @ thought-drafts

  4. Thank you ushaji it is indeed a great honour for me.

  5. Ushaji, thank you so much for the Award. It was fun reading those facts about you. You are an inspiration to all of us in the blogging world.