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The Despoliation of Sohra

I think that I shall never see
A billboard lovely as a tree.
Indeed, unless the billboards fall,
I’ll never see a tree at all.

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Cherrapunji (Sohra), Meghalaya

As a child I remember being fascinated reading about the place that received the highest rainfall in the world.

In August 2015, I found myself in the very place that caught my fancy all those years ago. 76 more words


Ramakrishna Mission, Cherrapunji, Meghalaya

Ramakrishna Mission, Cherrapunji, Meghalaya

(iPhone shot)


Landscapes...On the Way to Cherrapunji

Shillong to Cherrapunji provides quiet natural and beautiful views to our eyes..They are very refreshing indeed

The Roads to Cherrapunji are always covered with rains and fogs..And it kind of like Zero Visibility,Make sure to carry Warm Clothes no matter when you are visiting Cherrapunji..


The Wettest Place on Earth

Perched atop a ridge in the Khasi Hills of India’s north-east, Mawsynram has the highest average rainfall – 467in (11.86 metres) of rain per year – thanks to summer air currents gathering moisture over the floodplains of Bangladesh. 334 more words