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Samiir H. Patient Expert

Mumbai, India
My name is Samiir Halady. I am from India. I am a crf patient and I take dialysis twice a week. I work for a digital agency in marketing and love to go trekking in the mountains.
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True Happiness by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure There was a time when I got started on dialysis. My world collapsed. I was at a loss as to how to live life. It was not easy to accept the fact that I would not li ... Read on »
The Challenge by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure I have seen dialysis from close quarters. Its really tough to face all the time. I have seen some friends lose their lives while on dialysis, very similar conditions to th ... Read on »
Breathless by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure I have been extremely busy with my work and hence have not been able to write much lately. My schedules have been such that I hardly get enough sleep. In between I had been ... Read on »
Tung by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure After my hairline fracture, V Hikerz went ahead with a couple of treks. The group was not so comfortable going ahead without me, but then the group is alwyas more important ... Read on »
Redifining Success by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure With Social Networking and the internet, I have got back in touch with a lot of old friends. Friends whom I know from school days, my undergraduate days, my B-school days as ... Read on »
Accept the Situation by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure The hairline was a blow to my trekking plans. But I had to take it in my stride. Yes it hurt. Every step was painful. Everytime I stood on my own feet it hurt. But I cho ... Read on »
Joy of Doing by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure Post Karnala, I continued my routine life. We had plans for a trek to Harishchandragad for the long weekend coinciding with holi. I was so excited. This was my dream trek. W ... Read on »
Creating History by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure I have been very active in the social arena since a long time. I was involved with a socio cultural institution for a long time and thereafter some more bodies which were vo ... Read on »
Meherali Center at Tara by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure Tara is a small village around 4 km from Karnala. On the way to Tara there are a lot of small resorts. Few of our members were tempted to stop at one of these for lu ... Read on »
Karnala with Newbies by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure The trekking bug was catching on. Facebook contributed in no mean way to the spreading of this bug. We had more and more people wanting to join V Hikerz. It was a great f ... Read on »
Nayaks and Khalnayaks by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure There are several people who make a mark on us. There are some who make a difference. There are some that matter a lot to us. We expect them to be there for us and reciproca ... Read on »
Online Trekking by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure "Who said its tough ? Its a walk " said a friend. I looked at him and started wondering. Either he has been for that trek several times or he is a might accomplished trekker ... Read on »
Korigad by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure After Sudhagad and the wonderful pictures that we put up on facebook, we were getting lot of inquiries to join us for our next trek. The word of mouth was also s ... Read on »
Games by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure We have all played games when we were kids. All kinds of games. I used to love playing catching cook, with marbles, with tops, (Dont see such games being played nowadays.) . ... Read on »
Image and Reality by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure A camera has been something that has always held my attention. When I was a kid I remember my father taking snaps of me and my sister in his click IV camera. I guess that br ... Read on »
Sudhagad - The Descent by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure We had just 2 litres of water left. The water that the local family (there is one family living on the top) pointed out to us as potable was brown in colour. (exhibitin ... Read on »
Sudhagad - The Stay by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure We were quite tired. We needed to rest our bodies for a while. But we also needed to cook the food. We were also feeling hungry. Also we had planned to move out of the ... Read on »
Sudhagad Overnight - Ascent by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure Sudhagad was one of the most beautiful places that I have been to. The scenery was so beautiful and there was a valley sighting in all directions. It would ... Read on »
Tandulwadi by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure After V Hikerz was formed, we badly wanted to go trekking. We were all excited that we now had a group to identify ourselves with. All the time we had been trekking in th ... Read on »
Reserved Seats by Samiir H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Kidney Failure I had dialysis the previous night and had to travel to an area which is around 15 minutes from my residence by road. I was feeling fine. So I stepped out. I started walki ... Read on »