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Overview

  • 37 References 21 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Gujarati, Swahili; learning Hindi, Portuguese, Spanish
  • 37, Male
  • Member since 2007
  • Meeting people and trying to so some stuff workwise
  • Masters in Engineering
  • From Kenya
  • Profile 90% complete

About Me

I travel when I get stuck in life, so I am usually travelling.

I recently did a 10 day course in Vipassana meditation and then went back and did another 5 - loved it...total silence for the whole duration (no communication whatsoever with anyone, just meditation, walk, eat sleep). It was a great way to slow down and is something in great contrast to my ambition to do something entrepreneurial where you have to be quite neurotic and keep doing something till it works!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I have lived in Kenya, Uganda, England and Brazil and am of Indian origin so I have a wealth of cultural experience to share!! I have couchsurfed with and hosted various people around the world... which i need to somehow keep doing ...

Interests

People, languages, how people spend their time...

  • yoga
  • meditation
  • traveling
  • languages

Music, Movies, and Books

Serials I absolutely love: Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad, The Wire, Better Call Saul, Fargo.

Movies: Gandhi, Kill Bill, every type of movie really
Music: All: Pop Rock, chill out

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Quitting !!
Quitting my job to go to Brazil...
Quitting another job to go and work in Uganda
Quitting one more job that sucked to go and live in Kenya

Teach, Learn, Share

I am probably more of a learner but can share about all the countries I have lived and worked in and hosted couchsurfers...

I can teach yoga maybe. depends on how flexible I am feeling.

What I Can Share with Hosts

My experiences in Africa and Brasil. I have lived in London for the last 19 years almost. Hopefully we can hang out

Countries I’ve Visited

Burundi, Congo, Czech Republic, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gabon, India, Madagascar, Rwanda, South Africa, Spain, United Arab Emirates, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Brazil, Kenya, Uganda, United Kingdom

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