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BUNGLEuru Times, issue # 1 : Funny Indian signs

April 8, 2009

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More (non-photographed) signs on my Twitter feed  :  

[Amusing news, signboards and autorickshaw messages from Bangalore]

If you spot a funny sign, feel free to mail it across. I’ll give you credit if I use it in a comic.

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13 Comments leave one →
  1. April 8, 2009 2:47 pm

    I have a bunch on my moblog. Feel free to use. 🙂

  2. April 9, 2009 9:02 am

    I for one, am not going in a Southern Railways toilet and get bukkake’d in the process.

  3. ACK permalink
    April 9, 2009 9:07 am

    Jai Ho!

    Nice collection… You could also add a ‘dictionary’ page of ‘Vulcanzing’ (or was it Walcuniseing!) and ‘Puntur/Pucture’ spelled out to suit local lingo.

    Here are some new words brewing up:
    ‘Local Foreigners’ – name given for the great bunch of students coming from other parts of India.
    ‘Sitta’ – Name for some one with a short temper…

    … ACK

  4. Amit permalink
    April 13, 2009 12:50 pm

    Nice !

    PS: BDA is not now BBMP, it is the BMP (Bangaluru Mahanagar Palike) which has been converted to BBMP (Bruhat Bangaluru Mahanagar Palike)..

    • Jai Iyer permalink*
      April 13, 2009 1:13 pm

      @Amit : Thanks for the spot. It was a Freudian slip on my part ; I got the BDA mixed up with the BCC subconsciously : ‘BDA stinks’ -> garbage -> BCC (Bangalore City Corporation which became the BMP , and now BBMP)

  5. April 15, 2009 7:07 pm

    I have a nice collection on my blog (and a physical one, too, collected over many years.)

    I enjoyed these a lot.

  6. June 9, 2009 1:05 pm

    Pure awesomeness…
    I remember seeing a website which displayed signboards in China:
    “Trip and fall down carefully” (in a bathroom)
    “Trespassers will be shot survivors will be shot again.”
    “Welcome to come again.”
    “If you are stolen, call the police at once.”

  7. September 26, 2009 12:52 pm

    There is this workshop kind of place near KR Puram which calls itself Anus Refractories.. 😀 The apostrophe is dead! Long live the apostrophe..

    Sadly I don’t have a pic of the same. For those who can get the pic, it’s on the whitefield road that runs from KR Puram Railway station to ITPL.

  8. Dileep permalink
    October 31, 2009 4:02 pm

    What about Chilled bear!!!

  9. January 13, 2010 9:29 am

    hi Jai,
    Ended up at your blog while on a journey of trying to find some tickling pictures about Bangalore for our portal’s( blog. I just loved the pie you have baked out of the cultural hodge podge harvested from long term Bangaloritis!!!

  10. Tripti permalink
    March 3, 2010 12:29 pm

    Fundooo 🙂

  11. March 4, 2010 4:11 pm

    Good one – had fun reading the signs.

  12. prakashini permalink
    August 12, 2010 3:19 pm

    toooooooooooo…. good mama.where do u get all these ideas & photos from?

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