It has been almost a decade , I have been staying in Ahmedabad, in western state of Gujarat in India. Saputara is the only hill station of Gujarat. I have been to hill stations like Nainital, Shimla, Kausani, Kullu, Manali, Darjeeling, Leh, Badarinath, Joshimath etc nestled in great Himalayas, so the thought of outing to … Continue reading Saputara

On a night walk in the “पोल ” of Old Ahmedabad

The olden part of any city carries the history within into the present. It usually has an old world charm attached to it. Be it old Delhi's Chandani chowk  or old Ahmedabad's "poles". I am based in Ahmedabad, old Ahmedabad is one area I have not been able to visit even after staying here for … Continue reading On a night walk in the “पोल ” of Old Ahmedabad

On a Sunday Morning:At Bharatpur National Bird park

We were planning to visit this bird's paradise since long, and the opportunity came in, when I received an invite from an old friend Nahid to attend her daughter's wedding at Mathura. It was my first chance to witness and be part of nikah. As the wedding was in day time,we planned to visit Bharatpur … Continue reading On a Sunday Morning:At Bharatpur National Bird park

Puraana Quila, New Delhi, India

Though I had been living in and around national capital , New Delhi since last two decades, with few years sojourns away from the hustle and bustle of the region, it is my first visit to this monument. With children grown up and flown away to find their own horizons in the big world, me … Continue reading Puraana Quila, New Delhi, India