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A Swedish Winter

Postcards from Sweden: Stockholm, Täby, Kiruna, Nikkaluokta and Abisko National Park (November 2016) Riksdagshuset (The Parliament House), Stockholm . Strandvägen, Stockholm . Gamla Stan, Stockholm . Nordic Museum, Stockholm . Stockholm City (Photo: Sagar Behere) . ‘Fika‘: Coffee, Rulltårra and Pepperkakor . … Continue reading

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America …it’s different!

American dream is, ” that dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone” as described by James Truslow Adams in his book The Epic of America (1931). Well a lot of data … Continue reading

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Unique Marathi Literature From My Memory

Marathi literature is a treasure. With a history of over thousand years, here are some of the precious jewels I had an opportunity to behold. *: Translation in English available Children’s Literature Manache Shlok* (A dialogue with the mind): Simple, effective and … Continue reading

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Unusual Photos

Some funny, some weird, some adventurous, some kind gestures or simply put some unusual photos – Brides and Bridegrooms enjoying a quick tea break at a roadside tea stall in Hanoi, Vietnam Heard of tree house, first time saw a … Continue reading

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DIY Eco-conscious Living

Here are a few things I made from corrugated paper boxes and other junk. These are superb in function, easy and fun to make, arty yet cheap and most importantly environmentally conscious products for environmentally conscious people and their lifestyle. Shoe rack from … Continue reading

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Alamere Falls, Point Reyes

Postcards from 8 Mile Hike Alamere Falls in Point Reyes, California (May 2016) Map: Palomarin Trailhead On the trail Overlooking the Pacific        Walking through shade and sun              Bass Lake Into the … Continue reading

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Assam and Arunachal Pradesh

Postcards from Assam and Arunachal Pradesh (October, November 2012) – Ziro, Hong Village, Hapoli, Shivling (A.P.), Guwahati, Nalbari, Hajo, Sualkochi, Majuli, Tejpur, Khatkhati, Dibrugarh, Dhemaji (Assam) ‘Here to stay’ A cloud settled in the Ziro Valley Rice fields – Ziro valley Hong Apatani … Continue reading

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