Height : 178 CM (5'8 FT) Weight : 63 KG (140 LBS) Eyes Color : Black Hair Color : Black Complexion : Fair
Shirt Size : 42 CM (16.5 Inch) Trousers Size : 85 CM (34 Inch) Kandoora Size : Medium (60 Inch) Shoe Size : 11 Inches
I was born in Kayalpattinam. When I was a year old, my mother brought me to Chennai.
Early in my childhood, I started learning Holy Quran - in Tajweed way - at Masjid-e-Mamoor
(Angappan Street, Chennai-1). My teacher there was Late Mr.Umar Lebbai Haji of Adiramapattinam.
I studied at Zion Preparatory School (Coral Merchant Street, Chennai-1) from LKG till 3rd Standard. Holy Trinity Primary School (Ramasamy Street, Chennai-1) is where I did my 4th and 5th standards. For my 6th and 7th standards, I went to Holy Trinity Senior Secondary School (Nainiappan Street, Chennai-1).
I would like to thankfully recall some of my teachers in these schools. 1) Mr.Silvester 2) Mr.Paul 3) Ms.Vasanthi 4) Ms.Aruna 5) Ms.Rosy 6) Principal Mr.Ponnusamy.
After my 7th standard, In 1982 I went to Kayalpattinam's Zavia Arabic College - to pursue my religious education. I would like to thankfully recall some of my teachers there. 1) Mr. Mustafa Aalim (Tenkasi) 2) Mr. Shahul Hameed Hafil (Kayalpattinam) 3) Mr. S.M.Idroos Aalim 4) Mr. Abdullah Aalim Fasi (Udangudi).
I would also like to recall my uncle Hafil M.S. Abul Hassan Aalim and also my co-students there - Mr. Humayun Kabir Aalim, Mr. Abdul Khalik Aalim (Sri Lanka) and Mr. Haji alias Ismail (Vethalai).
Later I also spent sometime at Madarasa Kaashiful Huda (Masjid-e-Mamoor complex) at Chennai. Mr. Hidayathullah Aalim was my teacher.
I learnt to drive a car from my uncle Mr. E.S.M. Mohamed Mohideen in Kayalpattinam. from Mr. Palani, I learnt swimming at Hotel President, Chennai.
In 1991, I attended Ham Radio Training Classes at Loyola College, Chennai. OM.N.Deepan (VU2DPN), OM.S.C.Babu (VU2SCB), OM.D.Sankaran (VU2ZQJ), OM.T.S.Rangarajan (VU2TSJ) and OM.C.S.Shanmugam (VU2CSM) conducted the classes. (I got my Grade II license - VU3SDQ - in 1994 and my Grade I license - VU2SDU - in 1996). I am very much thankful to the above Hams and also I would like to thankfully recall some of my fellow Hams who help me to pursue this wonderful scientific hobby. OM.S.Venkataraman - VU2SV, OM.Vittal - VU2VIT (My QSL Manager), OM.Sahruddin - VU2SDN, OM.S.Suri - VU2MY, OM.Manohar Arasu - VU2UR, OM.Ramachandran - VU2AB, OM.Raja - VU2JA, OM.Lion.Ajoy - VU2JHM and OM.Madhavan - VU2GHX.
I would also like to recall some of the non-family people who helped me brought up. They are Mr. M.Y. Dawood (Devipattinam), Mr. Shahul Hameed (Udangudi), Mr. Koman S.A. Kaja (Kayalpattinam) and Mrs. Fathima Sulaiman (Nellai Erwadi).
Tamil – read , write and speak.
English – read, write and speak.
Arabic – read.
I love the game of Soccer, but I am not a good player.