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My Annual Journey!

We pass the Himalayan ranges, Mount Everest the highest mountain of the world. We howl, we freeze, we carry storms and then we came to the plains of North India. We pass forests and mountains, we follow the route of … Continue reading

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Fee-fi-fo-fum!

(A take off from the childrens fairy tale “Jack and the bean stalk” ) Jack is a young lad living with his widowed mother and a milk cow who is their only source of income. ` Jack tried very hard … Continue reading

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Fire burns the old!

Fog embraces the Indian capital Delhi each winter night. Post sunset – moisture, smog and pollution settle down near the ground like a thick blanket .This is due to the inversion of temperature as the ground stays warmer than the … Continue reading

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Starry, Starry Night …..

Starry, Starry Night ….. Paint your palette blue and grey…… I look up into the sky and watch millions of stars twinkling in the dark black sky of the universe. It is a perfectly clear night with no clouds and … Continue reading

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Through Time

Belgundi village 1910 , a young boy Ganpat would race his classmates during the noon recess to the top of the nearby hill. He would try and reach the Jamun* tree before anyone else. The fastest and brightest boy in … Continue reading

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Out of the snakes belly!

On one of my frequent journeys from my hometown Belgaum, down the forested hills of western India, I remember seeing young boys kick down a 3 feet high anthill . In seconds they maliciously destroyed what thousands of ants must … Continue reading

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We Are Told

Hindu’s believe in reincarnation. We are told, that the soul of the deceased are re-incarnated in another life. Maybe once, maybe several times, until it completes its karma, until its pays back its cosmic debt to the universe. Within a … Continue reading

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Western Ghats

Driving down the mountains of western India to sea level during the monsoons is possibly what Dorothy must have encountered when she entered the Emerald city in search of the Wizard of Oz. Verdant green and picturesque. As you drive … Continue reading

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BBC Asia Network, London: Nihal interviews Laxmi Tendulkar Dhaul

11 am, 8th July, 2013 Nihal: Stories about your parents and your grandparents – stories of pain and sacrifice and photos to piece together their lives…..

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Souffle Eggs on Vegetable Base

Egg Dishes:Souffle Eggs on Vegetable Base Serves:2 People Time Required: 40 Minutes

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