A heaven called Earth

“Nothing is rich but the inexhaustible wealth of nature. She shows us only surfaces, but she is a million fathoms deep.” Emerson   Yet another Earth Day is here today… A day dedicated to mother Earth who grows younger as her children grow older. She forgives the miscreants, her children and tolerates the harm theyContinue reading “A heaven called Earth”

The legend of the turtle and the sword- Hoan Kiem Lake

    Unaffected by the hustle and bustle happening around, Hon Kiem Lake looks so still and unperturbed like a green mirror. On a pleasant february morning eleven years back I bade good bye to Hanoi after a month long stay in Nghệ An -a province in North Vietnam- hardly expecting to visit Hanoi onceContinue reading “The legend of the turtle and the sword- Hoan Kiem Lake”

A kind word uttered and repeated…

  This beautiful poem by Khalil Gibran touched me like a breath of fresh air in the morning!  I often ponder over the fact that one’s memory can never be relied upon (these days I’m slightly and strangely paranoid that some invisible hands might erase my memories in future!). Thus I decided to document thisContinue reading “A kind word uttered and repeated…”