Category: Domestic

Domestic, International, Religion, seasons, Travel, Vancouver, Weather

A thing of beauty is a joy forever

When the weather is unfavorable, one is reluctant to go out for walk. Even a short distance appears to be a Herculean task! But, the other day we managed to overcome the reluctance mainly because it was a trip to a temple and the short distance was not by walking but in a taxi cab! …

Domestic, Ooty, Travel

Thus far and no further, please!

When trees and plants disappear and new buildings appear in large numbers, we call it urbanization and asset than it is a welcome change or rather a sure indication that the poor are becoming richer and educated. But, as far as the disappearance of trees and plants are concerned, it is time to say “thus …

Domestic, Facts and Fiction, International, Travel, Vancouver

Peaceful Co-existence

‘Old order changeth, yielding place to new…” The poet who wrote these lines would have taken into account the rapid changes that were taking place ever since stone age and the human capacity to bring about such changes but it is doubtful whether he would have foreseen the rapid unbelievable changes during the past 10 …

Domestic, International, Ooty, P U Krishnan, seasons, Travel, Vancouver

Nature’s canvases!

Man has this fascination for colors and it is reflected in his clothes, vehicles, the walls of his houses and what not. The artist in a man finds an outlet through his attempt to reproduce pieces of those colors which he sees in this huge canvases of nature. During day time, especially in summer blue …

Domestic, International, Ooty, P U Krishnan, Travel, Vancouver

An exciting sight-seeing trip…

Even before one reaches the starting point of the sight-seeing journey, one gets an idea about what is in store for those who are eagerly looking forward to a memorable trip. And, there you are!…in a world which gives a “far away and long ago” impression. The railway station, the train and the staff reminded …

Domestic, Facts and Fiction, Humor, International, P U Krishnan, Travel, Vancouver

Breathtaking and Serene

A thing of beauty is a joy forever! That was my immediate reaction when we arrived at the mesmerizing spot…call it a beach or a harbor or an aerodrome! The history and geography of that place was none of my concern at that time when nature outdid everything that resembled a megacity. Of course, I …

Domestic, Facts and Fiction, Humor, In real life, Ooty, P U Krishnan, Travel

My impatient mind!

The reading room attached to the library was crowded. The Sunday visitors were on the ‘rampage’. The tables were almost empty. But, when I was about to leave, one of the readers put down a magazine. I picked it up, not because it was very interesting. It contained a couple of political articles and a …