WATER – In our village, in the middle of the Areca garden, a borewell had been drilled more than fifty years ago. To contain the water, a pond had been made. Once the rains start, in June, the pond which is about 25 feet deep gets filled and the water is there till almost the… Continue reading A WORD A WEEK PHOTO CHALLENGE
For your blog do you basically use Windows or Mac, laptop, desktop, pad, or phone? Windows , laptop As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? I don’t really remember what I wanted to be, but I am doing what I want I want to do and love to do:))… Continue reading SHARE YOUR WORLD 2014 WEEK 15
ON TOP – A few years ago we had been to Pavagadh near Vadodara in the state of Gujarat. We went to this temple of Goddess Mahakali on top of a mountain. We had to walk up quite a distance and from one point go by ropeway to the temple on the top.
ROUND – Small round areca nuts drying in the sun. The outer covering is orange in colour when they are just plucked. They are sun dried for forty days and then stored or sold.
For more than a month, we have been regular visitors to the Hospital. My husband’s brother had to undergo Bypass surgery. The hospital world is a different world. All around us we see people with different types of health problems and the people who come with them to help and support them. Then, the doctors,… Continue reading If Health is Lost…
SIGN – Two years ago we were in Sofia, Bulgaria. It is a quiet , beautiful place. The roads are very broad with separate tracks for cyclists. We loved this sign on the track showing bicycles.
Water is the most important requirement of our life. It is rightly said that thousands can live without love but not a single person can live without water. My father writes about the water conditions in the small town where he spent his childhood. This was in the 1930s and 1940s. “Our house in Hospet… Continue reading Memories of Childhood, Sweet and salt water
SMOOTH OBJECTS- This photo was taken in Spice Bazaar , Istanbul. All those beautiful plates and boxes and so many other things fascinated us. Many of them were so colourful, bright , smooth and lovely.
THRESHOLD “One of the most beautiful gifts in the world is the gift of encouragement. When someone encourages you, that person helps you over a threshold you might otherwise never have crossed on your own.” John O’Donohue This photo was taken in the Ellora Caves of Aurangabad, Maharashtra
This is one of our country roads. We were on our way to a temple and had reached the place where we had to turn from this road, so the milestone shows 0 kms.