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Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it

Pootle list #28: 4 of 50 road-trips in India

In July of this year, dusty and jaded, I went to my doctor, complaining of soul tiredness. 470 more words

Bucket List

Howrah Bridge

Howrah Bridge, an Engineering marvel, of Calcutta spanning the river Hoogly (Branch of Ganges). This is the third largest cantilever bridge in the world. Its construction at a cost of $ 10,000,000 was completed in 1942 and was opened to the public in Feb 1943.This is the land mark of Calcutta (Kolkata), West Bengal, India.


unsaid #43

h a i k u / 5-7-5

The girl from Ganges
poems and plumerias
bloom over her bones.

by drsva

Illustration by Sara Ciprandi
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India 2016 (part XXXI): Haridwar

Haridwar, Uttarakhand:

After spending an afternoon in Rishikesh, I explored nearby Haridwar on the following day.

Haridwar is where the Ganges leaves the mountains and enters the plains of northern India. 457 more words


Blog Post: Observation & Sentiment (9/16)

My friend looks at me, head cocked to the side, and says, “Passive observation. If that isn’t all of happiness, it’s at least a necessary component.” … 784 more words


That One Fine Evening In RISHIKESH.


Scenic PatnaFall


It was 12 in the afternoon and the temperature was soaring high in the early May. It was a boring morning indeed in my hometown of… 361 more words


India 2016 (part XXX): Rishikesh

Rishikesh, Uttarakhand:

After several weeks of work in Jaipur, I took a weekend off and jumped on the night train to Haridwar. Upon arrival, I left my luggage in a hotel before continuing to tiny Rishikesh where I wanted to spend the afternoon. 262 more words