Articles by Joshi Mukard

About Joshi Mukard (99 Articles)
The author is a wandering soul with no place to call 'home-town'. He was born in Kerala, brought up in several parts of Tamil Nadu, and currently living in Bangalore, shifting his base across the city on a yearly basis with fellow (unfortunate) wanderers, his wife (Libena) and little daughter (Tanaya). Despite all these, the author is a happy soul with no complaints on anything. He wakes up in the morning and sleeps at night and in-between he ducks, stumbles and dances through this world.

Walking for a Living

April 18, 2018 // 0 Comments

Here’s another one from my trek to Annapurna Base Camp in Nepal. On the trail, there are only two sets of people. People who walk to make a living and people who walk [...]

Deadly Mountain

January 2, 2018 // 1 Comment

When you reach the Basecamp of Annapurna in Nepal, the 10th tallest mountain on earth, and one of the 14 mountains above 8000m, the summit looks to be very close and easily [...]

The October Dog Story

June 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

It’s quite late in the night. My little daughter wouldn’t sleep. She pesters me insisting I tell her a story. So I start, “One shivering cold day in October. Noon 12 [...]

Fourteen Days

February 14, 2017 // 10 Comments

My daughter gets diagnosed with Chicken Pox. The doctor turns to me and asks, “Have you had Pox before?” I reply proudly, “Aye, no, never. Never in my life” Doctor [...]

A Rollercoaster Ride

January 8, 2017 // 2 Comments

Mr. VD SCREAMS, “Ganga Mata ki jai” “Paddle for God’s sake” cries another one. “Paddle fast, fast, fast” shouts the instructor from the back of the raft. We are [...]