The Dance of Rain


Leaves chime with the wind, In darkness of the morning sky. The Tease. The Chase. The Anticipation. The parched Earth awaits her lover. Penned this down yesterday while watching the rain. I am not a poet so don’t be too harsh. And here is another one but it is a bit errr….cheesy. This is based … Continue reading

Indian Roads: A Biodiversity Hotspot – Part 2


Wrote this post for The NRI. Click here to read it there – http://www.the-nri.com/index.php/2012/05/indian-roads-a-biodiversity-hotspot-part-2/ After the success of Indian Roads: A Biodiversity Hotspot, I decided to write a second volume. Readers of the previous article offered their suggestions on the species that I had missed. In this issue I have tried to include some of … Continue reading

The Power Is Yours!!


This post was written for Ek Titli, an organization working for the environment. For some reason, that didn’t happen and therefore am now publishing it here. But do check out their site. They are doing some awesome work. Many of you will remember the series “Captain Planet” It was a cartoon that was aired on … Continue reading

Why The Earth Shakes….And Other Naked Truths


Since long man has been interested in the workings of nature. Why….The one word on which much of our science and scientific knowledge is based. Why do the stars shine? Why did the apple fall on my head….(It still baffles me that they never noticed Bird Poop in the hair). As the brain developed, so … Continue reading

Changing Signs and Random Stuff


This has been a terrific month isn’t it. The Media played with new scams. The stars played a practical joke. The Cabinet Ministers played a game of “Musical Chairs”……….And I was sent a number of proposals from Russian Ladies. All in all, it was quite a playful month. Coming to the different stuff. The most … Continue reading