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Photo Feature: Jaipur`s jharokas and more!

All photographs by Sheila Kumar. Images are subject to copyright.           Links to my other Photo Features: Photo Feature: Picture Postcards Photo Feature: Critters of Odisha Photo Feature: Eden and its serpent! Photo Feature: Eating Chinese food in China Photo Feature: Paths in the Kumaon foothills Photo Feature: China chronicles Photo Feature:…

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Photo Feature: Scotland

The Highlands All photos by Sheila Kumar. All images are subject to copyright.                                            Scotland`s national flower, the thistle.        `Braveheart` William Wallace, and no, he looks like nothing like a certain Mel Gibson….

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Photo Feature: The Lake District

The Lake District   All photos by Sheila Kumar. All images are subject to copyright.                                                         The view from the train window.            A Turner…

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Bouza

Photo Feature: Eating Chinese food in China

All photos by Sheila Kumar. All images are subject to copyright. Bouza. They made for a great breakfast and kept one going through the day. Jianbing. A fried egg crepe with all kinds of delicious fillings, veg and non-veg. We were gorging on these in the mornings when not scarfing down bouzas. Platter at an eatery…

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Photo Feature: China Chronicles

                      All pictures by SHEILA KUMAR except where otherwise mentioned. All images are subject to copyright.                                                            …

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Photo Feature: Signs in China: Lost in translation?

All pictures by SHEILA KUMAR except where otherwise mentioned. All images are subject to copyright.    Ran Over, it says on the vehicle up front.They have a sense of humour, these  Beijingers. This polite but stern warning in our Shanghai hotel room caused much bemusement, amusement…and the immediate urge to follow a stranger! Delighted to…

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Books: The Water Babies by Charles Kingsley

                                Threadbare, old and worn,  yet priceless.   This review  is as much personal as professional. This falling-to-bits but very very precious copy of Charles Kingsley`s THE WATER BABIES, belonged to the name on the flyleaf shown in one of…

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Photo Feature: Paths…

Paths…..    All photos by Sheila Kumar. All images are subject to copyright.     These are tracks, bridle paths and trails I took on a recent holiday in the Kumaon foothills.            We each are on a journey Each journey has a path As we travel to our futures We…

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Photo Feature: A Nilgiris montage

The Nilgiris: a deeply personal montage All pictures by SHEILA KUMAR except where otherwise mentioned.  All images are subject to copyright.                                                                    …

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Photo Feature: Cats of Turkey

             Cats of Turkiye, a pictorial representation All pics by Sheila Kumar. All images subject to copyright.                                                                    …

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