"A tree's wood is also its memoir"---- Hope Jahren, American GeoBiologist. This beautiful tree was shot by the husband (from two different angles), during our recent 'spine-chilling' trip to Bhimashankar. It is a miracle that we are still alive to share photos after that trip. Nevertheless, the positive story is that the husband has equally … Continue reading The Cloud, the Hill, and the Tree #ThursdayTreeLove
"It is the nature of the strong heart, that like the palm tree it strives ever upwards when it is most burdened". ...Philip Sidney On our recent trip to Vasai Fort, I clicked this especially keeping in mind Parul's Thursday Tree Love. This blog hop has taught me to love Trees, and I was … Continue reading The Palm Tree- #thursdaytreelove
Last summer my friend Kavita and her daughter joined me in Kolkata. We did lot of touristy things. It was great being a tourist in my hometown. While taking a stroll in Kolkata's Alipore zoo, Kavita expressed her desire to visit Shantiniketan. She being an avid reader considered Shantiniketan as some kind of holy place … Continue reading Thursday Tree Love – Shantiniketan #20daychallenge
“Living in a world that is full of busy people is like living in a world ALONE.” ― Heraline Just like this tree are we also not alone in a crowd? I spotted this tree in the busy M.G. Road of Gangtok, my erstwhile hometown. I am taking part in Parul's #ThursdayTreeLove after a long time … Continue reading Thursday Tree Love- Gangtok
When I see pictures of my friends and family living abroad posting pictures of Spring and Fall on their social media accounts, I often wonder what is so special about Fall and Spring abroad, especially the US? Why do we Indians living in India never go gung-ho about our Spring and Fall? Actually in India … Continue reading Indian Spring #ThursdayTreeLove
Once was there a flower, a beautiful white little flower, That had bloomed one Sun-kissed morning; And shining like a pearl, Amidst a meadow, lush and evergreen. All day she swayed with the breeze; Laughed with joy when Sun kissed her brow.... Poem by Arathi Nair This shot we took during our trip to Shimla. … Continue reading White Little Flower- #ThursdayTreeLove
'The barren, leafless tree looks thirsty and it is reaching the water to quench its thirst.' This is the thought that crossed my mind when I came across this tree in Somnath during our Road Trip to Gujarat. What do you feel? Do leave a comment. Linking this to #ThursdayTreeLove-33 hosted by Parul.
Let's kiss the sky and play hide N seek with Sun. This was clicked inside Jaldapara National Park. What I loved about this picture is the small tree with bare branches. As if the other tress are playing together and he has not been included. He is standing sad and lonely away from the others. … Continue reading #ThursdayTreeLove