Category Archives: Weekly Photo Challenge

The Nathravathi River, Mangalore May 20

A River Runs Through It….

A virtual journey through some special river moments from around the world. From sublime do-before-you-die experiences on ancient bodies of water to the storied rivers that birthed each of the European cities I travelled to in 2017 and singularly influenced their destinies.

June 03

An Ensemble Of Puppets From Mandalay

  A Rapunzel with hair to spare?     I could be wrong, but she is most likely a Burmese Draupadi – that virtuous, wronged wife of the Pandavas (the five heroes of the Hindu epic Mahabharata) – who vows never to tie up her long tresses until she can anoint them with the blood of her molester, who incidentally, is her husbands’ step brother. I recently watched […]

November 17

Weekly Photo Challenge – Layers

The Great Pyramid of Khufu is devoid of any ornamentation or sculpted frieze, typical of later Egyptian tombs. Its elevation to – the oldest and only surviving – ‘Wonder of the Ancient World’ is based solely on its 210 (estimated original….now down to 201) layers of solid stone blocks, making it the largest pyramid ever […]

Weekly Photo Challenge – Habit

“Habit if not resisted, soon becomes necessity” ~ Augustine of Hippo These super duper filter coffee sachets even travel with me. What hope do I have? Related articles: Weekly Photo Challenge – Habit

Weekly Photo Challenge – Horizon

“We all live under the same sky, but we don’t all have the same horizon.” ~ Konrad Adenauer You can explore more horizons here Thank you for visiting and have a great weekend 🙂

Kerak Crusader Castle, jordan October 24

Better Brown Than Brassy!

During my ethnic phase, I used to be partial to browns. My colour schemes usually ranged from pale beige to taupe to dark mahogany, with warm colour highlights. Of late however, I find myself leaning towards the more contemporary white/grey palette. Strange how our tastes evolve! Here is a gallery of browns from my travels, […]

October 12

Weekly Photo Challenge – Infinite

“What you see, but can’t see over, is as good as infinite.” ~ Thomas Carlyle Thank you for visiting and have a great weekened 🙂 Related articles: WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge – Infinite Weekly Photo Challenge – Inside