After my Kanha sojourn, I went to Auli with my family to beat the heat (To read the story on tiger sighting at Kanha click here). I was told at the Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam Ltd (GMVNL) resort that room no. 603 that we were… Read More
While the mango is considered ‘king of fruits’ in India, summer brings with it more than just this delight.
In this picture, you can see raspberries at the bottom, black mulberries in the middle, and cherries to the right. The other ones I like are Cape Gooseberry (called ‘Rasbhari’ in Hindi) and Blackberry or Java Plum (called ‘Jamun’).
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I wasn’t sure if it would be insensitive to upload a travel related post on Uttarakhand at a time when the region is reeling from the aftermath of flash floods and landslides. Besides, it would currently not look as it appears in my pictures taken… Read More
Kausani didn’t present us with the Himalayan spectacle we expected it to, but we took back memories of deep Uttarakhand valleys with a sliver of river cutting through looming rock, purple, white and yellow flowers smothering trees that form natural arches along the roads, industrious… Read More
While in Uttaranchal, you can see porters shuffling up the winding roads carrying different loads, which could be anything- firewood, merchandise for small kirana (grocery) shops , adventure gear for trekkers etc. On our way to Nainital city, I captured this old man taking a… Read More
Boatman near Sindhudurg Fort, Maharashtra