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Uncrushed Leaves - Kasol (Waking up to the Real World)

It was not just the ride but sheer change across the board that was more than a pleasant surprise for us. From Delhi to Bhuntar is a shift of realms so to speak; and this realization struck me as a reality at the chai shop in Bunter shortly after I alighted from the bus. 242 more words

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From 5600 Metres Up

Today, our last full day in Leh, was spent doing a cycle from the top of the highest motorable road in the world to Leh below – a descent of over two kilometres, straight down. 802 more words


An understanding of good work

If you are like me, you have been caught in the gulf of understanding that exist in the schooling years before working life. I find myself in a stage of definition. 565 more words

Good Work

Photos from The Himalayas

We used today to recover after the hike. I therefore don’t have THAT many interesting things to say, so I’ll use the opportunity to put up the pictures from everything I’ve missed – I promise they’ll be spectacular, which has nothing to do with my photography! 1,030 more words


Dawn breaks over the hills

What: Sunrise over the Himalayan foothills
Where: Mussoorie, India
When: May 2014

Photo credit: Rimi D
Camera: iPhone 5 (phone camera)


Toad Lilies

Time for a short flower post to highlight the joys of the late summer garden! Toad lilies are delicately beautiful woodland flowers with a somewhat awkward English common name. 137 more words


Fluvial Twists and Turns

 Rivers hardly ever run in a straight line.
Rivers are willing to take ten thousand meanders
and enjoy every one
and grow from every one.
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