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Missing Sudhir
Thursday, February 23, 2012      10 comments

This happens every morning--I wake up and stretch out my arm and encounter nothing--because he's not there anymore!!!That jolts me awake and so many Memories come flooding back that I lie still for a few minutes to get hold of myself--for he is ... Read more
Meeting a Slice from my Childhood!!!
Wednesday, February 22, 2012      8 comments

Just a few days I received a call from my childhood friend Anita---better known to her friends as Pony---thanks to her thick swishy Pony tailed hair in School!! We've been fast friends since she joined or School in 7th.Grade---both in and out of... Read more
Himalayan Memories---4
Monday, February 20, 2012      3 comments

The mishap threw Sudhir completely---the dangers that it could expose us to was highlighted by the unfortunate incident---according to Sudhir it was a Blessing that the child escaped unharmed---it could have had a different ending otherwise---a ... Read more
Himalayan Memories--3
Monday, February 20, 2012      3 comments

A view of the narrow Path up to the shrine--hugging the Mountainside with deep gorges falling away to 6000-7000 ft below!!! ... Read more
Himalayan Memories--2
Sunday, February 19, 2012      3 comments

Our Pilgrimage to Chaar Dhaam or Four Destinations took place by chance in 1987.That year my mother accompanied us on our Summer Vacation---for both my sisters were married then and she was living alone.We'd made plans to revisit the Kashmir val... Read more
Himalayan Memories----1
Saturday, February 18, 2012      3 comments

Dawn at Simla Hotel Gitanjali at Dalhousie ... Read more
Friday, February 17, 2012      6 comments

That entire Week was charmed.In a tiny little Town there was nothing to do but soak in the Blessed Peace the place exuded and enjoy the small hikes we took around the Town----traversing it's steep streets.For anyone who's travelled to the remot... Read more
Friday, February 17, 2012      4 comments

As a child one of my favourite books was Rudyard Kipling's "Kim"---it still remains very close to my heart.Around the same period I read about the beautiful Sarahan Valley barely 30 miles from the Tibetan Border---and it's beautiful Orchards and... Read more
Sarahan----Beautiful Memories!!!
Friday, February 17, 2012      5 comments

The Mysterious Bhimakali Temple at Sarahan--the Capital of the Bushahr Principality. Entering the beaut... Read more
Divine Commands!!!
Tuesday, February 14, 2012      6 comments

I just happened to see a News Item on my Computer News section this morning----a new Temple approximately 1700 years old was discovered by a boy in the North Eastern State of Assam.The Site of the Temple was revealed to the boy in a dream!!!This... Read more
Mikki and her Crows!!!
Sunday, February 12, 2012      4 comments

These incidents are true---my younger sister Mikki swears they are---and I believe her for I know that the Crows are a very intelligent species of Birds.In India we believe that the Crows have a special place in God's Scheme of things.Therefore... Read more
Pictures of Old Delhi
Saturday, February 11, 2012      9 comments

The Qutub Minar--built by the first Muslim Slave Sultan--Qutb-ud-Din Aibak---vassal of Mohammad Ghori T... Read more
God---and Me
Friday, February 10, 2012      6 comments

Indians are a greatly religiously ritualistic People---by this I mean that we spend our lives trying to live following certain rules---specially the women.For us performing the daily "Pooja" or Worship is a must and lighting the Oil and Clarifie... Read more
A Sense of Humour???
Wednesday, February 08, 2012      7 comments

These days even a tiny thing can set up a flood of Memories---and these are both a Solace for my Soul and a Pain too--for these accentuate my loss very clearly to me once again!!Sudhir had a very dry sense of Humour---and at times was a very chi... Read more
Finally---Some Balm for my Troubled Soul!!!
Monday, February 06, 2012      9 comments

This is the Cottage at Marve---pronounced "Maarway" a beautiful and peaceful coastal suburb of Mumbai.We spent the last Weekend there. ... Read more

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