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April haze on Friday 13th #SkywatchFriday

What’s with climate change and pollution ? My normally clear April sky is hazy and murky. And of course the wildly mushrooming buildings aren’t adding to the beauty of my Mumbai skyline. I do hope the skies clear soon and the skyline pretties up ! By the way, today is Friday the 13th . Do… Read More April haze on Friday 13th #SkywatchFriday

Mumbai Diary, Photos

Batty Tree #ThursdayTreeLove

Mumbai’s zoo is not the best zoos in the world, but it does have a marvellous collection of trees. Last year, the zoo acquired some Penguins and after a brief visit to the penguins, Wow Dinga wanted to play on the equipment. While waiting , we happened to look up and spied a tree full… Read More Batty Tree #ThursdayTreeLove

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Mumbai March Sky #SkywatchFriday

My sunset sky from Chowpatty. Deep orange kissing a skyline in silhouette, a hint of golden sunlight highlights in a peach sky blending into pale blue capped off by wispy white clouds. Doesn’t that look great? Happy Easter to those celebrating and to those who aren’t have a great weekend . Sharing this with other… Read More Mumbai March Sky #SkywatchFriday

#WordlessWednesday, Photos

Stumped #WordlessWednesday

Once a tall, proud, tree all that remains is a  crudely hacked stump.   For years I used to pass this tree on the way to my bank. I can’t remember what it was because it was so tall. But now that it was cut to size, I recognised it as the stump of what… Read More Stumped #WordlessWednesday

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The Silver Lining #SkywatchFriday

After the second snow storm during my NJ sojourn, a clear weekend was predicted. So Daughter No.1 decided to drive down to Princeton for dinner. However the usual road was closed because of the trees that needed to be cleared. The longer route was narrower too and the cars were bumper to bumper . Looking… Read More The Silver Lining #SkywatchFriday