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Skirt around the tree #ThursdayTreeLove

At the bottom of the lane from Little Po’s school is a magnificent tree with a pretty, flouncy, tiered skirt around the trunk. I once captured this parasite in a leafy side lane at Gamdevi and my father actually identified it and told me it’s name . The fuchsia efflorescence peeping out from the green… Read More Skirt around the tree #ThursdayTreeLove

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Falling leaves #ThursdayTreeLove

Fall is not really a season we experience in my part of the world . The trees seem to shed leaves almost all year round. So I was surprised when I saw this tree looking decidedly bare. Was it natural ? Or was it the effect of Climate Change? Or worse still was it being… Read More Falling leaves #ThursdayTreeLove

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The Wish Tree #ThursdayTreeLove

It is almost a year to the day that I saw this wonderful wishing tree in the UC Davis Campus in California. I had gone to visit a nephew who is doing his undergraduate program there. UC Davis is a famous agricultural college and obviously has beautiful trees in the Arboretum which actually looks like… Read More The Wish Tree #ThursdayTreeLove

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Temple Tree #ThursdayTreeLove

While shopping at Bhuleshwar during Diwali week I came across this tree that actually doubled up as a temple. Strangely enough this tree was inside the temple compound of Madhav Baug. For those who may be interested Madhav Baug is in the CP Tank area and is quite unlike any part of Mumbai. With a… Read More Temple Tree #ThursdayTreeLove

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Weatherbeaten #ThursdayTreeLove

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