La Familia: #WordlessWednesday

  La familia 29 May, 2017 The summer of 2017 was a remarkable. La familia took a road trip to the lush, cooler climes of Uttarakhand from Gurugram, where the summer heat was refusing to beat a retreat.  One of our pit stops was my birth place; the stunningly, verdant Pantnagar University, before we headed … Continue reading La Familia: #WordlessWednesday

The Mighty Fig Tree: #ThursdayTreeLove

  “I saw my life branching out before me like the green fig tree in the story. From the tip of every branch, like a fat purple fig, a wonderful future beckoned and winked." - Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar     The Mighty Fig Tree On our arrival at Balur Estate, Chikamaglur this August, the … Continue reading The Mighty Fig Tree: #ThursdayTreeLove

In Love With The Canopy of Reds: #ThursdayTreeLove – 44

In Love With The Canopy of Reds   "Trees are the earth's endless effort to speak to the listening heaven."-  Rabindranath Tagore   On city walk to the wondrous  city of Dehradun, I chanced upon these canopy of creepers . The creepers entwined themselves in a circle of love, on the magnificent trees above. The … Continue reading In Love With The Canopy of Reds: #ThursdayTreeLove – 44

Lo and Behold! If This Isn’t Heaven, Then What Is?: #WordlessWednesday

lo and behold! if this isn't heaven, then what is? On my third dive. Turtle Reef, Havelock, Andaman Nicobar Island   #WordlessWednesday  ********** New to #WordlessWednesday, but would like to join the fun? Here’s how you can join Esha and me. Just follow our three easy steps: Post a picture on your blog that speaks for itself. … Continue reading Lo and Behold! If This Isn’t Heaven, Then What Is?: #WordlessWednesday

Twilight and The Tree: #ThursdayTreeLove-43

twilight and the tree “Trees are poems that the earth writes upon the sky.”  ― Kahlil Gibran, Sand and Foam     @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ Linking up with the gorgeous Parul Thakur for her Thursday Tree Love- 43    

#ThursdayTreeLove 11: Morning Mysticism of a Mountain Tree

It's our last morning at Dhanachuli, a quiet little hamlet in the Himalayas. It's a Thursday morning too. A day when we share our Tree Love. As I walk past the apple, pear and walnut trees, I look at them quizzically and wonder whether to feature them in my today's post. I take some random … Continue reading #ThursdayTreeLove 11: Morning Mysticism of a Mountain Tree

#ThursdayTreeLove: Pristine & Gracious 

"God writes the Gospel not in the Bible alone, but also on trees, and in the flowers, and clouds and stars." - Martin Luther King On a mid-monsoon morning, the wispy clouds powdered across the sky, draw out designs of divinity over the glimmering river Kali. The gracious trees bow and behold the sight in … Continue reading #ThursdayTreeLove: Pristine & Gracious 

#ThursdayTreeLove: Standing Tall, Arm in Arm

It's balmy sunset at Thalassa, the Greek Resturant that lies ensconced on top of a cliff, at the Vagator beach in Goa. As the sun peers through the cloudy sky; the wisps of cobalt yellow rays or are they pixie dust, tumble into the evening sea that placidly shimmers in a magical glory.

#ThankfulThursday: What I am Thankful For Not Having

There's so much to be thankful for each day, and to start my day with gratitude, a smile on my face, and a spring on my feet is the sure shot winning mantra to a happy, positive, rewarding day. Like most people, I'm blessed to have so much. If I were to start counting my … Continue reading #ThankfulThursday: What I am Thankful For Not Having

#FridayFotoFiction : Unrequited

#FRIDAYfotofiction #week 10 UNREQUITED       The mist rolling tea gardens always transported Arpita to another world. A world, where there were no worries, just gaiety, playful abandon, enveloped in the love of Ma-Baba, Aboni Kaka and Junmoi Didi who managed the sprawling estate home with perfection. The gardens were a family heirloom, nurtured over decades. … Continue reading #FridayFotoFiction : Unrequited