When the roots are deep, there is no reason to fear the wind. African proverb During my travels in America, I saw this beautiful tree in a peaceful garden estate of the famed American architect and woodworker George Nakashima who is closely associated with the Golconde project at Auroville. Linking this with Parul’s initiative #ThursdayTreeLove… Read More Weatherbeaten #ThursdayTreeLove
Almost two years to the day, I was at Singapore’s Gardens By The Bay. Visiting this man made wonder after a day at Singapore’s famed Botanical Gardens was a bit of a downer because even though the Flower Dome and the Cloud Forest were fabulous, it was a bit like costume jewellery :fabulous but… Read More Supertrees of Singapore #ThursdayTreeLove
On one of the most beautiful treelined roads of Mumbai, this magnificent tree seems to cast a protective umbrella over the stalls that have proliferated under its shade. I’m participating in Parul’s #ThursdayTreeLove . an initiative where every Thursday, tree lovers are invited to share their pictures of trees. I’m taking my Alexa Rank to… Read More Protective shade #ThursdayTreeLove
Once upon a time the trees used to dwarf the bungalows that dotted this area. Alas today the skyscrapers not only outnumber the trees but also tower over them . But life is all about perspective and it's strange how this tree seems to be of the same height as the newest skyscraper coming up… Read More When the tree grows taller than a skyscraper #ThursdayTreeLove
Standing on my father’s balcony I came upon these buffalo marching home in quiet dignity. Wasn’t that a lovely sight ?