The approach that matters

“I hear, and I forget. I see, and I remember. I do, and I understand.”

-Chinese proverb

This proverb, if you fully grasp its meaning, will bring a smile of gratitude on your face. A smile that says that it took three small sentences to teach you the most important part of any activity, be it a project, a discussion or the latest trend in town – start ups. If you’ve figured it out and are already flying out with the idea you’ve been meaning to implement, I couldn’t wish you better luck. If not yet, let me give you a reason or two and you will, in not more than a few minutes, will be flying with your friend, idea in hand. … 


The Writing Bug #1 – Conflict

“The Conflicts we have in the outside world are generally the conflicts we have within ourselves.”

The best example of conflict that I can think of comes from the animated movie Megamind (IMDb). It’s not just an example of a conflict in action, but it also serves to tell just how crucial a conflict is to a good script/ story/ plot/ central idea. Let’s see how. … 


11 Things To Analyze Before Launching A Startup

Will your startup succeed ?

An international organization appraised that there will be more than 10000 startup ventures in upcoming 3 years globally. Many organizations and governments are emphasizing their youth to become an entrepreneur. They try to support as much possible. Consequently, a lot of people are interested in their own startup.
The important question is “Will the startup be successful ?” You may have heard of many startups that have failed. What was the cause? What are the points that increase the success percentage of a startup? … 


East or West?


East or West?

As I begin writing, I instinctively picture my brother holding out a red and a blue candy in each of his hands out to a 4 year old me. “Choose one”, he says, and the biggest dilemma of my or in fact anyone’s life begins. Choosing has never been the best of the things we are made to do- yes, MADE to do. As a child, I always wanted both, but time flew and I realized choosing wasn’t confined only to candy. There was a lot to come. … 


The Writing Bug

I’m supposed to do it later – as far as P.R. principles go anyway – but I am more candid and upfront on paper than I am in person. So, right off the bat. My name is Aayush Das and I am a writer.
Not heard of me? Not your fault! I am yet to be published apart from my blog – you can read it at .
This post is an introduction to the world of writing. If you like writing, or even reading, this is one blog that you’ll find amusing. Trust me, it takes a lot of skill to be that confident. … 


Programming For Everyone & Anyone

“Code is Poetry”

And I for one cannot understand a word of what Tennyson or Wordsworth or Shelley wrote.

Recently I completed an online course on Coursera :  Programming for Everybody (Python)  by Charles Severance from the University of Michigan (Umich) 

As a part of the same we were asked to write a peer reviewed essay on Is Programming easy/ hard for everyone ? Can anyone or everyone code ? Or is it just some super-nerdy geeks ?

I reproduce below the original. Might be an intresting read for few. Might appear not to make sense at all to others . Enjoy !



Self-Education : Best Investment Of Your Life

Self Education : “Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.” – Issac Asimov
The best investments are the investments you make in yourself. In your growth, in your understanding and in your evolution. The masters of all fields, name any, Bruce Lee, Albert Einstein, Albus Dumbeldore, Issac Newton, Maxwell they all had one thing in common, they invested in their self education. They explored the world around them with immense curiosity and passion.


Who are You?

Yes, Who are you?

You read those three words and roll your eyes instinctively. The voice inside your head tempts you to abandon the topic at line one and go back to, say singing cats. Just when you are about to give in, a little voice squeaks out its wish that you go on. So, if you are happy with who you are, congratulations! You have achieved what we all crave for. If you wish to proceed, welcome to the family. … 


ENTREPRENEUR rather than just an EMPLOYEE

The time has gone when a graduate worry about job after completion of education. The time is changing itself and provide versatile opportunity to the creative and innovative ideas.
Yes! this is the time, … 


Matrix Laboratory (MATLAB)

MATLAB (matrix laboratory) is a multi-paradigm numerical computing environment and fourth-generation programming language. Developed by MathWorks, MATLAB allows matrix manipulations, plotting of functions and data, implementation of algorithms, creation of user interfaces, and interfacing with programs written in other languages, including C, C++, Java, Fortran and Python.


What is Programming – II

A vocabulary and set of grammatical rules for instructing a computer to perform specific tasks. The term programming language usually refers to high-level languages, such as BASIC, C, C++, COBOL, FORTRAN, Ada, and Pascal. Each language has a unique set of keywords (words that it understands) and a special syntax for organizing program instructions.


What is Programming ?(Part – I)

Do all of you believe programming just involves heavy duty computer languages and boring nerds typing away on their keyboards all day?  No way !

Read on to discover our secrets…



Who is Saleem Ahmed


I am Saleem Ahmed, coder, programmer and an algorithm designer … 


Gaming Condition In India

I have been a hardcore gamer for quite some time. As a hardcore gamer I mean who plays all types of games, or at least is comfortable with most of them. I am certainly not a criminal case or farmville lover for sure. Being a gamer the conditions of gaming in our country has always haunted me in one way or another. I would like to shed some lights on the gravity of this topic. So please bear with me for the time being. … 


Introduction | dLotus

This blog is the one stop representation of dLotus


What is dLotus ? cropped-LOTUS.png

Anybody who has ever observed a lotus flower emerging from a murky pond cannot fail to see the beauty of this exquisite plant.

The flower always looks so clean and pure against the background of the dirty pond. … 


The Concept dLotus

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night.

~Edgar Allan Poe