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Monsoon Trek – Part 4

August 16, 2019 // 0 Comments

The ground under my feet is green and that’s all I can see. Harsh wind and shallow soil profile preclude tree growth in the upper reaches of the Western Ghats so it is in [...]

Monsoon Trek – Part 3

July 31, 2019 // 0 Comments

Kudremukh National Park was declared a Tiger Reserve by the Union Government in 2011, but the State Government is still reluctant to acknowledge this since Tiger Reserve [...]

Monsoon Trek – Part 2

July 25, 2019 // 0 Comments

We drive to the starting point of Kurinjal trek which is 11 kilometers from Kudremukh. It’s a beautiful drive through the lush green forest. The Western Ghats although is [...]

Monsoon Trek – Part 1

July 24, 2019 // 0 Comments

It had rained all night. It is still raining as I sit down for breakfast. I’m at Kudremukh, a village in the Malnad region of Karnataka with three friends. After much [...]

Life and Paradise

June 4, 2019 // 2 Comments

Recently I found these two images in my laptop. These are drawn by my daughter. Title: Life Title: Paradise Intrigued by the titles, I spent hours deliberating the artworks. [...]

Joshi Mukard’s House

June 8, 2018 // 6 Comments

Ten days back I applied for a new cheque book. The very next day, the bank hands it over to Bluedart courier to deliver it to my address. Bluedart, the next day, sends me a [...]