Thursday Challenge.. In the Dark…

“NIGHT” (Dark, Low Light, Twilight, Evening, Shadows, Long Exposure, City Lights,…) This photograph I clicked from a moving train, the train that was taking me to Goa… It was pitch dark outside and all I had was my mobile phone for...

Kalady- The birthplace of Adi Sankaracharya

It was my friend’s birthday and I had decided to lane there as a surprise. Her husband knew of my plans, but she did not. That eventful morning I landed in Kochi, it was pouring. I reached the entry gate and waited for my friend’s husband to come pick me...

Skywatch Friday … Racing ahead

It has been a week since I got back from a relaxed break. I spent a good 5days in Kochi with a friend and her family, doing nothing but unwinding.  One evening we headed out to the club but since it was raining, there were shamianas with seats beneath them. But...

Onam with colours…

The one thing i associate with Onam are flowers, i see elaborate kolams made with different flowers for days in advance. We have had Malayali neighbours, i have had friends and colleagues, and apaprently this kolam keeps expanding everyday.. they add a layer to it...

Bhoothathan Kettu Dam, built by the Bhoothams

Every journey we embark on has its share of surprises and adventures. This trip of mine to Kochi was no less. It was Saturday and i was busy shuttling between calls making plans to visit the Salim Ali Bird sanctuary in Thattekadu on Sunday. Vishesh, a friend of mine...