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Jayanthi Gopal
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Horn Not ok please
Horn Not ok
please  ( Buri Nazar wale tera
muh kaala …) An entire generation
if not a couple of generations in India have grown up mildly wondering what ‘Horn ok please’ meant.  Along with Buri nazar wale tera muh kaala   Translated in the
literal sense it ...
Horn Not ok please
Horn Not ok please
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Strawberries and Cream at Wimbledon
Sometime in July this year, my google notification popped up
and asked me to click on the link showcasing the photos of this day, ten years ago.    Intrigued… I click on the link and traverse down the memory
lane. 04 th of July 2008 …   It all began the pre...
Strawberries and Cream at Wimbledon
Strawberries and Cream at Wimbledon
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Lifestraw water purifier - a reliable travel comoanion.
Before I eventually quit my day job, I would spend many months day dreaming and drawing
up a wish list of where I wanted to travel and what I wanted to hoard up as part of my travel gear.   Stuck in peak hour traffic on the Outer ring road I would
drool ove...
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Life on the slow track ... season 2
Life on the slow track... season 2 Watching the rain drops fall on the leaves …   Following the butterfly as it sucks the nectar out of the
flower   Jumping into the river and swimming   upstream against the river… Bearing the weight of the waterfall as it ...
Life on the slow track ... season 2
Life on the slow track ... season 2
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Onam Eve at Aranmula
The date sheet calendar at Anila teacher's house on the street next to Aaranmula Pathasarathy temple shows 15th august 2018 That was the day the River Pampa breached the banks and the floods drowned the possessions of the rich and the poor alike.  The army ...
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Q - Queen's necklace
Been there ... Done that ... Cutting
chai along the Queen’s necklace It
is a city that never sleeps.  It
is a city of dreams, prosperity and wealth . It
is also the city of slums, poverty and 
squalor.  It
was much later coined as the maximum  city
and righ...
Q - Queen's necklace
Q - Queen's necklace
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S - St. Goar , Rhine Valley
Been there ... Done that  St. Goar , Rhine Valley Chimes from across the Rhine
Valley  It was on this
solo - soul searching trip across Europe in that summer of 2006.   On that warm
summer afternoon at   Munich’s central 
Marienplatz square,  I watched
the ...
S - St. Goar , Rhine Valley
S - St. Goar , Rhine Valley
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Life on the slow track …
Life on the slow track … After ‘ How I got those bloodsuckers off my A*s* ’ went viral
and got me a lot of flattering as well as a few not so flattering feedback, the pressure to continue to post on
my travels has been very high. That trek up the Kumara Par...
Life on the slow track …
Life on the slow track …
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How I got those bloodsuckers off my a*s …*
No swear words however mild has been used during the writing of this post. Kumara parvatha ke
hoge beku .. rasta .. eedu … This was the 5 th person in the last 24 hours that
I had asked for the way to Kumara Parvatha and who gave me the usual smirk ... Ok …...
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Newton
It was the election day.  I set out with my voters id card and
booth slip to cast my precious vote to the usual polling booth just 200 mts
away from home, only to be told by the officials that my polling booth had
changed to VIBGYOR School. ( yes the one ma...
Newton
Newton
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