AtoZ, Blog Challenge, BookView

The Dalai Lama’s Cat by [D]avid Miche #AtoZchallenge

The Dalai Lama’s cat is quite a delightful book where in a stray kitten is adopted by his holiness and this cat discoveres life and his teachings to bask in them. Its a funny book with some great lessons in it.… Read More The Dalai Lama’s Cat by [D]avid Miche #AtoZchallenge

#MondayMusings, Blog Challenge

[ #MondayMusings ] Contentment VS Complacent – where do you draw the line?

Are you complacent or are you content? How do you differentiate between the two? What is your measure of contentment in your life? Read on todays monday musings as I wonder over this dilemma and try to ascertain a conclusion.… Read More [ #MondayMusings ] Contentment VS Complacent – where do you draw the line?

Blog Challenge, Festival of Words 2017 by Write Tribe, LadakhTravelDiaries, Travel Tales

| Day-3 | Map to a moonland in Ladakh | WriteTribe – Festival of Words 2017 |

Day-3 prompt in the #festivalofwords is to take a map and detail out a place (virtual or real) and I couldn’t think of a better place than the famous “Moonland” of Ladakh which has stunningly gorgeous landscape, thanks to the nature induced lunar-scape formations. This is also the location of one of the most ancient… Read More | Day-3 | Map to a moonland in Ladakh | WriteTribe – Festival of Words 2017 |

Photorama, Travel Tales

Banarasiya- the essence of Banaras!

          I was revolted at the sight of the holy city of Banaras during my visit in December 2013 – the garbage heaps, people spitting with gay abandon, peeing on roadsides with zero bashfulness, the dug up roads, and the stench; that god-awful stinking stench which just doesn’t seem to get… Read More Banarasiya- the essence of Banaras!