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Ochre

That morbid shade of Ochre is a hue I often consider displeasing to the eye. Ochre to my mind was synonymous with ‘dull’ until this picture; taken in October 2013 at Ranthambore Fort in Rajasthan. A crater lake atop the … Continue reading

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Another paradox of my times ….

“Travel far enough, you meet yourself.” ― David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas

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DMDC – when “Delhi Made Distances Comfortable!” {Delhi Diaries – Part II}

I am in Singapore now. Sounds ironic eh? To blog about a city that is so unlike the city I now find myself in! But what is strange is that something about Singapore today constantly reminded me of Delhi, so much … Continue reading

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Dilli Dilwalon Ki – Delhi Diaries- Part I

“Dilli Dilwalon ki!” (The city of big-hearted people) was one of the earliest phrases that I learned in Hindi. I also distinctly recollect that when I first visited Delhi as a wide-eyed innocent twelve-year old, I had concluded that the oft-quoted … Continue reading

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Looking back to My Bucket List! (Scuba-fied!)

I was twelve years old when I first snorkelled, while on holiday at Mombasa, Kenya – and witnessed three people on our dhow gear up, jump in and disappear into the depths of the ocean for well over an hour. … Continue reading

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