This is something I really like to write about – my window with a view, a green view. Though our city Mumbai is infamous as a concrete jungle, my corner of this metro is exception to this rule, at least till now. I have already written a posts about the pleasant greenery outside my window and also about My Almond Tree. Continue reading
The prompt says, any one annoying habit; but then wouldn’t that be like doing injustice to so many other special talents of our brothers and sisters (as in ‘All Indians are my brothers and sisters)? Wouldn’t the rest of them protest about ignoring them? We can’t do that, can we? Shouldn’t ignore the different talents displayed through numerous arts and crafts. Continue reading
Temporary colours beautifying the evening sky.
Linking to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Temporary.
This business of writing is an altogether different ball game. Yes what is said here is true: When you are least ready to write, ideas, words and what not – everything rushes in at a whirl-wind speed. And when you have all the peace, quiet and time in the world – Blank! Continue reading
An old Shiva temple (restored): clicked from backside.
Location: Near Mumbai (Ganeshpuri)
Linking to Weekly Photo Challenge: Rounded
[Small oil lamps spreading their glow around.]
Last week, entire India celebrated the festival of lights – Diwali.
Linking with the Weekly Photo Challenge: Glow
An entire village at the foot-hills looks so tiny from atop the hill fort.
Linking to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Scale.
Today it would be quite hard to imagine television with only one channel, a few select programmes and movies only on Saturday (regional) and Sunday (Hindi). But that was Doordarshan and that was our only entertainment during high-school and college days. Continue reading
Statue: Lord Hanuman.
Location: The foothills of Tirumala, South India.
Linking this post to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Pedestrian
What the great Bard said is true, the rose by any other name would smell as sweet. However, if the quote is turned around or applied to human beings, would it prove equally true? I mean, is it necessary that a person by the name Rose would display a rosy disposition? In reality, it could be more thorny than anything else! Continue reading