Anirudh Rowjee

I build things
I'm a tinkerer, engineer, builder, poet, writer, and sometimes, a photographer
I love building things, reading, writing, playing badminton, and jamming out to all sorts of music



Fair warning - you will find incomplete posts on this website. That's by design.

Here's a map of this website. There's no search, so feel free to use Crtl+F to do so - but in case you want a more curated exploration, here's the rough structure of this site -

The website you're reading right now is built with and generated by Saaru - A Bespoke Static Site Generator written in Rust.

Some curated posts

Understanding MapReduce
Exploring MapReduce, a foundational computing paradigm for Big Data

Rustlang 101
Let's Learn about Rust!

Are we putting ourselves in boxes or containers?

Fixing a Bug in Meilisearch
How I made my first Hacktoberfest 2021 Contribution in Rustlang

Dubai in Pictures - Part 1
Come with me to Dubai!

What you can learn from Failure
Here's everything I learnt as a project team leader (primarily as a Lead for the ACM PESUECC AIEP 2021)

Decorators by Example in Python 🐍 🍩
Trying to understand what a decorator in Python is, and how to use it

Building Github bots with BunSamosa Bot
Building a Golang-based Github Bot for ACM PESUECC Hacknight

Saaru - Rust India May 2023 Meetup
this is about Saaru, a Static Site Generator

Git Up and Running (Git 101)
This post is my best attempt to put into words a talk I gave (by the same title) at my University a couple of times. Grab a cup of coffee/tea/water, and let's learn about Git!

Some of my thoughts on where this blog is going.

You Wouldn't Unlock a Mutex!
Did you know that you can't unlock a Mutex in Rust?

A summary of "Error Handling in Rust"
I attempt to summarize an article by @burntsushi5