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Phantasmagorias At The Ghat

​The coarse stone-steps chafing my palms,

I heard the the river’s incessant dirge,

as it lost itself, slowly, to the sea.

It’s vanity tasting salt the first time. 23 more words


Rubik's Cube- 13

If memories could be burnt

And sent down the sacred Ganges

I wonder

If we would finally be happy,

Or would we still run like madmen… 9 more words


H2O:The elements of joy, love & memory

Courtesy of this week’s Photo Challenge named H2O given by WordPress The Daily Post, I got to share a moment from that amazing day at Princep Ghat, Calcutta a few weeks back! 161 more words

City Life

Himalayas (Day 1) - Haridwar Aarti

Day 1 has been very exciting. I didn’t complain when the two alarms came out to wake me up after only two and a half hours of sleep! 864 more words


Rishikesh is Time

My stay at Niketan YogAsrham
I had not organised myself to come here yet am very thankful I did. Around this time, most ashrams in Rishikesh are fully booked out. 1,254 more words

The Teesta River Dispute: Geopolitics, Myth and Economics.

For all interested in rivers, legends, water and food security & South Asia- my paper for the Observer Research Foundation on the Teesta river dispute. I travelled down the river from Sikkim to the Bangladesh border at the end 2011 after the agreement between India and Bangladesh on water sharing fell by the wayside of politics. 114 more words