“In the evening we go see Kapila, sir.” – our hotel guide. “Who’s Kapila?” – the General. “The river, sir.” “But isn’t she Kabini?” “Same river, guys” – me on Google. Kapila or Kabini, the river is calling and I must go..
Behold the flying elephant, one day it flies and one day it doesn’t.. today it doesn’t.
Leaving this house now. My home for years only a few. Gave me some good moments. And a window with a view. Related post: WPC – Landscape
The sole art that suits me is that which, rising from unrest, tends toward serenity. Related posts: Art at AOL-Finesse WPC: State of Mind
‘The mind is a monkey, hopping around from thought to thought, image to image, rarely does it remain single-pointed, empty.’
In silence, surrender. In stillness, be. In repose, unravel. In quietude, unknow.
I’m quite fawnd of you, my deer. – Related; WPC-Vibrant
Don’t you love it when the colors of nature want to go wild, to lose control and be as bright and loud as possible! – – – See more vivid here.
Lakkidi is a backwater area of Upper Bhavani reservoir. Go for the Ooty Avalanche Eco Tour. It’s regulated by the area’s forest department folks who’ll drive you around in their guided vehicles, which serves in protecting the ecosystem. Related posts: The Ombre Nilgiris, Amongst the Sholas.
The Sholas are a mosaic of stunted tropical montane evergreen forests and grasslands. Here’s a typical shola land, the Avalanche Sanctuary in the Nilgiris: An interesting fact: every shola, no matter how small it is, gives birth to springs and many rivers of South India originate in the sholas: Tunga Bhadra, Nethravathi, Cauvery… The word Shola comes from Tamil ‘sholai’ which means thicket, cold… Read More Amongst the Sholas