Detours by Deepali

Every now and then, go down a different path

Category Archives: outdoors

My serene spot in this city

Sometimes living in a city can feel like you’re caught in a whirlwind and trying hard not to get sucked into the vortex. It helps to get away from the … Continue reading

June 13, 2012 · 20 Comments

Gulmohar blossoms and one lovely blog award

Gulmohar blossoms are flaming red and they bloom in bunches so it looks like the tree is on fire. Well, hot enough to make you stop in your step on … Continue reading

June 3, 2012 · 13 Comments

Of sunsets, dusk and the blue hour

Dusk is called go-dhooli in Hindi…the time when cows return home after a hard day’s work in the fields, raising dust of the earth by their hoofs. As I shared this … Continue reading

May 11, 2012 · 4 Comments

The fall colors of New England

“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” It was a long flight across the Atlantic. Relieved that finally we were reaching Boston, I lazily looked out … Continue reading

May 6, 2012 · 19 Comments

Not so quite flows the Hooghly

Every river has a story to tell..of the people, the places, the times, and the cultures that come in her way as she flows. Rivers give a glimpse of not … Continue reading

May 1, 2012 · 1 Comment

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