Monday, October 14, 2013

a glimpse

during the five days i spent at Peora (Nainital district) last week, i could glimpse the snow-capped peaks of the Himalayas for only 15 minutes early one morning. the rest of the time they were shrouded in cloud and Peora was shrouded in dense fog.

View of the Himalayas from the Dak Bungalow at Peora, October 2013.

Wednesday, October 2, 2013


Memorial at Kalinganagar, Orissa, to the people who died in police firing in 2006, protesting inadequate compensation of their land acquired by Tata Steel.
Construction of the plant is nearing completion.