I wrote same post last year. Its been a year. Time to write again.
Later last year I got the habit of taking notes, goggling more and discussing the topics I read too. Thank to my friends Rajaram, Abhijit, Somesh, Sharath who told me what reading is really. The whole point is to understand.
1)What is mathematics really? Reuben Hersh says that maths is a social science. I should thank Infosys for getting this book in our library on my request. Its a good book on philosophy of mathematics.
3) Weirdos in the Workplace : What is weirdness? Who can afford to be weird. What does weirdness bring in?
4)Sriramkrishna, Charitra Ani Upadesh
7)Kar Ke Dekho : An excellent book. Do it first. A great collection of speeches given by great people in Pune.
9)Marathi Vdymayacha Galiv Ithihas : Awesome book by Pu La Deshpande. What a great book it is.
13)Shaping Buisness Leaders : Asha Bhandarkar tells about the state of management education in India.
17)CLR Via C# : Read only one chapter.
18)Mazha Hi Ek Swapna Hota - I too had a dream : Too good a book. My friend Manuj Pandey gave me a copy too.
21)Gita Pravachane : The great Vinoba Bhave writes on Gita. Its written by Sane Guruji, based on Vinoba's lectures in jail.
22)Mukkam Shantineketan : Pu La Deshpande's stay in the Shantiniketan.
23)Udakayichya Arti : Human side of people in the social forums. I have recorded the book in mp3. Will upload soon.
24)Tambaku Ki Vishakriya : How bad tobacco is!
25)Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj , Jivan Rahasya : Late Narahar Kurundkar, the think tank of Rastra Seva Dal, tells how Shivaji was a visionary.
26)Tharla Dolas Whaicha : A book by Narendra Dabholkar of Andhasharaddha Nirmulan Samiti, challenging today's youth to fight the real problems we have.
27)Vichar Tar Karal : Narendra Dabholkar of Andhasharaddha Nirmulan Samiti, asks many questions which make me think.
28)Prakashwata : Dr. Prakash Amte journey of life. Gave this book as the Bhavubij to my sister Sharadha.
30)Mumbai Dinank : Arun Sadhu's novel, Sinhasan and Mumbai Dinank are the sources for the movie Sinhasan.
31)Samagra Mate Narmade : How green are green advocates are? Are we prepared for an alternative economy? Dattaprasad Dabholkar explains the politics of movements(chalwal's).
32) Jyotiba Phule Ani Stri Mukticha Vichar : Dr Gale Amwhet tells how Mahatma Jyotirao Phule was a leader way ahead in deeds and thoughts.
33)Karyarat : Anil Awachat tells about life of some great social experimenters. Dr. Himmatrao Bawaskar is an illusionary example.
35)Kharekhure Idols : The people who make real difference.
And some more in January 2010 :
1)Mi Nastik Ka Ahe : Bhagat Singh's explanation on why he is an atheist.
2)Aple Vrusksha : This is a reference book. Tree watching can be a hobby. I owe Mahajan Sir a Gurudakshina.
3)Bhramak Vastushastra : How wrong Vastushastra, Feng Shui is...
There is so much to read and understand.