I have lost the count of the number of times I have been there, but it is quite some time since my last visit and so, it’s TimeToRevisit – Matheran! Continue reading
In and out of Focus:
Linking to Weekly Photo Challenge: Focus.
It is true that happiness is elusive. Neither does it last forever nor can we hold on to it eternally. Continue reading
On World Environment Day:
Living in the cities and civilised society, today we seem to have forgotten all that our ancestors taught us about the Nature and how to take care of it. but even today there are a few people who are better protectors of the Nature than us. Continue reading
Whether happiness, sorrow or anything else, everything in life is momentary — like a bubble.
Linking to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Evanescent.
A small cannon that was used by the Maratha warriors to fight against the invaders.
Note the carving of an elephant head at its base.
Now this cannon is placed by the entrance of the palace of Raja Shivaji’s descendants.
Linking to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Heritage!
Each era is different and each has its own charm. I guess I have entered the hallowed portals of ‘Alas! Those were some days!’ phase of my life. So, with the summer vacations all around, I drift quite a few decades back to the vacations of our times. Continue reading
When I clicked this, my total attention was on the flame. Only later, I realised that its tiny reflection in the glass at the back, had made its way in the frame.
That set me thinking ………. In the journey of life, we concentrate on bigger things, major goals; and probably miss out the little moments of joy!
Linking to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflecting!
We came across this statue of Mahatma Gandhi at a place of pilgrimage. A few things, like the silver color of statue, absence of any platform or plinth etc. appeared odd. We clicked the picture.
The Surprise part came a bit later, when the ‘statue’ moved. It was no statue, but a man who had applied sliver paint all over his body, put on the garb of the Father of Nation and was standing still as a statue for as long as he could.
Things people have to do to earn their daily bread!
Linking this post to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Surprise!