Tarun Mehta's Photo

Verified Profile

  • Payment verified
  • Phone verified
  • Government ID not verified

Maybe Accepting Guests

  • Last login about 1 month ago

Join Couchsurfing to see Tarun’s full profile.

Overview

  • 30 references 28 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Hindi
  • 35, Male
  • Member since 2013
  • Software engineer, Editor, writer, Experimenter and Adven...
  • BS in Elec. and Comm from MDU. Masters in Computer Engine...
  • From New Delhi, Delhi, India
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

Just experiencing the great Tao.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

To meet people, vicariously live their adventures and experiences, have fun and laugh.

So far I have met people from all walks of life and it has been a great experience.

Interests

Traveling, System engineering, cognition, lakes, Chess, sharing, caving , exploring, skydiving, blogging, doing crazy things, biking, article writing, space consciousness, reading, video games, Universe, swimming, movies,hiking, hitchhiking, meeting new and interesting people, music, Road trips, swimming,
chilling with friends, Writing and editing on Wikihow.com and my blogs, Meditation, Comedy shows, Aikido, Lucid dreaming and list goes on.

  • dogs
  • writing
  • meditation
  • movies
  • video games
  • chess
  • reading
  • traveling
  • billiards
  • socializing
  • blogging
  • music
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • spelunking
  • skydiving
  • tennis
  • swimming
  • table tennis
  • badminton
  • engineering
  • hitchhiking
  • road trips
  • lakes
  • mountains

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: all genre, As long as it is excellent.

Movies: Many, mostly comedies

Books: The white tiger, The Da Vinci code, tao te ching, The power of now, A new earth etc.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I rode a motorbike on the highest motorable road in the world with no fences. It was thrilling and made me realize that I am more adventurous than I think.

Hopping trains while hitchhiking. It was quite thrilling, amazing and scary. Especially watching countless stars in the milky way galaxy while standing in the grainer car, in the night, with my arms wide open. That was something!

Challenged myself to travel to Alaska. it took 52 days, traveled on road(hitchhiking), water(hitching ferry), walked, swam while
staying the nights on couches, roads, forests(while watching out for bears)and ferries. All the way to Deadhorse, Alaska from Missouri.

Seeing the ocean on the ferry to Alaska. it was like its going through a scenery which was not real...it was beautiful.

Stayed homeless for 6 months as a test and an experiment during my Masters. Sleeping the nights in churches, libraries, friends apartments etc. Showering in gym. What did I learn? I don't know.

Jumped into an icy cold lake, right in the middle on mountains.

Did Tandem skydiving without a hitch.

Teach, Learn, Share

I have nothing to add to your knowledge but may be I can teach you to drop what you already know. That's what true freedom means to me.

Although if you want to know what wordly skills I have. 1. Well I am good with Computers(H/W and S/W)
2. Social experiments
3. Persuasion
4. Gaming, Pool, Table tennis, writing articles, Badminton, Chess, caving.

What I Can Share with Hosts

no thing.

Countries I’ve Visited

France, Germany, India, Luxembourg, Nepal, Netherlands, United Arab Emirates, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

India, United States

Join Couchsurfing to see Tarun’s full profile.

My Groups