01 September 2012

7-Foot Ant Hill

A grotto? A rocket? Nah! It's a 7-foot ant hill and growing...a palace for ants and it is found inside our farm in Mysore. Extraordinary ants, aren't they? No wonder they have been  considered one of the most hardworking creatures on earth.

31 August 2012

Tibetan Golden Temple

Tibetan Golden Temple, Bylakuppe, around 80 kms. from Mysore, Karnataka, India. The location is a settlement for Tibetans, which India provided them when they fled from China.

30 August 2012

Adi Badri

Adi Badri is one of the panch badris which Lord Vishnu worshiped. It is a group of 16 temples belonging to the Gupta Period. It is quite known among Hindus, located just along the highway and can be reached by road through Karnaprayag-Bhatoli-Gairsen highway. 

29 August 2012

Uncombed Hair

Who says you need to comb your hair to make it look better? I kinda like my hair. It looks better too and it has not been combed for two weeks...just hand-combing! 

28 August 2012

Zigzag Road To Hemkund Sahib

See that snaky line? That's the long road to take to reach Hemkund Sahib, a pilgrimage site for Sikhs in Chamoli District, Uttarakhand, India. My feet have step on those paths twice last year and I'm about to set foot on it again this October.

27 August 2012


Meet Toomee...the first among Fiffy and Cokekie, his brother, to catch a lizard for supper. He likes potato fries and boiled immature corn, like me!