Woke to blackout and realization that the home UPS has disconnected itself from the mains. Thus stumble around in darkness trying to make breakfast and have a wash.

Vijay in from Mumbai today for meetings with various Bangalore firms. Trying to grow a beard currently, but effort looks a little unfortunate at the moment. Still, it’s nice to see him again and compare notes between conferences. Six more people registered for the conference. Now we have seven.

Once again forget to actually eat anything of note after breakfast. Must investigate cooking lessons again. Memory lapse blamed this time on lack of food (sic) and eager awaiting of March 25 - India vs Australia in Bangalore stadium—which was confirmed today.