If winter is here…

bougainvillea

Delhi's winters used to be chilly*, with icy weather in the peak season of mid December to mid January. But over the past few years, the winter season has become shorter and shorter - no thanks to global warming. This year was a huge disappointment. The New Year was exceptionally warm with many people giving… Continue reading If winter is here…

Alphabet


Several years ago, my uncle gifted me a bead loom kit. Seeing the actual tools used to make bead jewellery got me excited. I couldn't wait for my holidays to start using it. My mother and I read through the manual and she assembled the loom. I drew out an elaborate design on the drafting paper provided with the… Continue reading Alphabet

Weight(less)


This week's weighty photo challenge had me jumping with delight. A perfect excuse to share this picture I took at Anandagram last month. Anandagram offers a beautiful and serene environment to visitors. It houses 3 private museums housing traditional Indian household objects, terracotta and textiles from across the country. The buildings, styled like traditional houses,… Continue reading Weight(less)

Weekly Photo Challenge: Circle


For more interpretations of this week's Photo Challenge, circle over to the Daily Post!

Homecoming


The shrines at every street turning. The fifty square feet kolams. It looks beautiful. The yelai sappaadu and the million varieties of everything. The nongu and manga inji. It tastes exotic. The aroma of freshly ground coffee. The incense and malligai. It smells heavenly. The taalams of the kutcheri audience. The rustling of the Palm… Continue reading Homecoming