Picture of the month-June

A trekker takes a break on the way to Gorakshep in the Everest Base Camp Trail. It blends so well with the surroundings.

The Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base Camp Trek ” someday is actually a synonym for never ” I write this seated on the third flight of the day as I head back home. I am eagerly looking forward to home food and water and at room temperature. The morning flight from Lukla is considered among one of the most…

Cricket in Mountains

Was attending a talk today , saw a documentary by amit tyagi on a serious topic. someone told that ,”even if people age there is a piece of that same old childhood within us and we behave the same if brought into those situations.our batch from college formed a whatsapp grp which has all 55…

La Digue-Picture of the month March

This was clicked at La Digue, a small island at Seychelles. La Digue will always remain in my memory for the magic the place has to offer. Take a trip to this island and experience the medieval times. A small island which can be walked around in a day has cycles as the sole mode…

Top quotes on life

We all need to be motivated in life. I feel that when we go to college, school, there is a curriculum at place. Strangely later in life you would realize that we all need a curriculum for life and it has to be designed by us. Much of what happens to us is a function…

Ek Raasta Hai Jindagi

Those early years of travel will always remain with me, those were great times as there was nothing to worry. No worry of transport, no worry of stay, no worry of food etc. No choices to make, nothing to choose, there was limited money earned over a summer of stipend, often teaching online to rich…

Places I saw in 2016

1) Seychelles: I think Seychelles was a dreamy place which will always stay with me, so beautiful. Before I was about to take the trip, someone had advised that every click will be a wallpaper, I totally agree to it. Please read a detailed links on what to do and how to plan a Seychelles…

Notes to self- Happy New Year 2017

We as humans are so flawed, we easily judge others, analyze others and form an opinion.But of what use? Over the years, I have started maintaining a personal journal to keep a tap on myself, my actions, my strengths and weakness to become a better person in the long run. One such initiative is a…

Books read in 2016-3

Continuing with the list of books read in 2016. You can find the other 2 lists here: List of books read in 2016-1 List of books read in 2016-2  As the year comes to an end, I list down the 32 books read this year. If you are an adventure lover you will find a…

Photography-Birds in Pallikarani Wetland

The birds chirp, i hear them so The forest green, where should i go The river gurgles running slow The earth sleeps in a peaceful glow Spent around 3 days just clicking pictures this week owing to the cyclone Vardha that passed through Chennai. This one is from Pallikarini Wetland, one great place for photography…

Life lessons from running

Most of the education happens with a goal in mind. You are told to study hard, perform well in exams to get into a good college. Once you enter the rat race it is all about landing a good job which would lead to a big house, car and other material comforts. I find no…

Books read in 2016-2

Click here to read the first of the series. To continue with the list. 11) Don’t ask any old bloke for directions by P G Tenzing- A funny narration of motorcycle trip across India 12)  The Snow Leopard by Pat Heinessen – Probably the best book of the year, will try another Heinessen book soon….