Random skies from Mumbai


Today is a grey wet day in a normally sunny Mumbai. However, rain at this time of the year is not unusual though, since this is the festival of the elephant god , when the people of Maharashtra in particular, welcome Lord Ganesh to their homes at this time of the year.  And with him he brings the last few days of rain when all the skies literally pour out in a flourish of thunder and lightening as we celebrate his coming into our homes with modaks, the sweet that he loves and prayers of gratitude and praise.

Despite the rains and the grey and the wet, the presence of Ganesh makes me feel happy and I’d like to share some photos of a Mumbai sky that was not grey just last week.



sunset from my balcony


The clouds above me


Peeping out from the western sky


saying goodbye till tomorrow


Do join me and other Skywatchers at Skywatch Friday  from around the world today!


A granny who always sees the humour in life and tries to do things differently. When others make cupcakes, this granny makes banana fritters. When she’s not busy chasing her grandchildren who love making her run around, she indulges in her passions of reading, writing, meeting friends and watching movies. And somewhere between all this she enjoys travelling and cooking!

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10 Responses

  1. sylviakirk says:

    Ah!!! A new blog!! Looks terrific and I love your beautiful skies!! Thanks for sharing!! Hope you have a great weekend!! Enjoy!!

    • Bellybytes says:

      Thanks for the encouragement. I re-designed my blog with help from Blogelina and will definitely enjoy celebrating over the weekend with my grandsons visiting

  2. Amazing view and clicks

  3. ladyfi says:

    Wow – those are some gorgeous sky shots.
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  4. Eileen says:

    Lovely color and gorgeous collection of sky images.

    Happy Friday, have a great weekend!
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  5. Leovi says:

    Wonderful Skies full of poetry, beautiful photos!
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