Magnificent Jharokhas

जरा इन खिणकियों के बाहर तो झाँको, दुनिया बहुत हसीन है! The many #jharokhas and ornate windows of the magnificent Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur. Please travel responsibly – get fully vaccinated first and wait for the overall cases to go down for at least 4 months.

More night thoughts

While my olfactory sensesRevel in the clean airRedolent with the fragranceOf jasmineLeaving an unpleasant presentWishing for a joyful tomorrowI finally relaxIn the miracle of the night. Caption taken from my poem “The Night Fairy”

The biggest gratitude

thegratitudeproject – I am grateful for waking up early today and getting the time for meditation and planning the day ahead.

Night thoughts

At a snail’s paceI let go; discoveringPeace in mundaneAnd joy in nothingnessWith a flowing maneIn the gentle breezeOf this miraculous night. Caption taken from my poem “The Night Fairy”

Miracles of the night

Chaotic dreamsIn an overthinking psycheRacing imagesOn a burdened heartAlways difficult to fathomThe surprises the night brings. Caption taken from my poem “The Night Fury”

Travel nostalgia – Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur, Rajasthan

The arch and dome architecture was introduced by the Arabs in India around the time of Delhi Sultanate. Through centuries, this style has been seamlessly adapted and adopted by the many royal families of India. Case in point being this arched courtyard at the Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur.Do not forget to zoom in and have a…

Travel musings – Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

The bamboo curtains of our childhood are a thing of past now. I feel they were better compared to the polyester curtains that we are using these days – synthetic fibre which are not able to shield us well from the heat wave.Nostalgia hit us at Mehrangarh Fort where these bamboo curtains protect the fort…

Hope musings

First plant the garden in your mind. And then see it growing outside.