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Captivating Calcutta Winter

Calcutta becomes the most charming during winter. My husband had said this, years back when we lived in the city of joy. I was well aware of the season change post November in Calcutta, when there is usually a pleasant nip in the air. 1,045 more words

Five day challenge, Day 3 - Haiku

Day three of the five day challenge put to me by Scillagrace.  I’m in the mood for a bit of Haiku today…

This photograph was taken at dawn on the Ganges just off Varanasai, India. 11 more words


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Modi woos investors in Singapore - The Hindu

Promising more reforms to make India more attractive for foreign investments, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday assured investors that he would “carefully hold” their hands and expressed hope that the… 306 more words


Varanasi Ganga Aarti 

Ganga Aarti on the occasion of Gangautsav, at the thats of ghata of Ganges is that divine view which makes you feel so close to God. 57 more words


Part 2 Rishikesh

Hello friends. Please forgive me, I haven’t written a post for a few weeks. I felt like I’d lost my writing mojo as I’ve been in the same location for the last 7 weeks getting high on yoga! 552 more words


River Ganges

Ganges at Varanasi at dusk
The Ganges (or Ganga) the 2,525 km long river rises in the western Himalayas and flows south and east through the Gangetic Plain of Northern India into Bangladesh, where it empties into the Bay of Bengal. 82 more words