Fascinating story

It was way back in the early 1970s that I remember seeing this then long haired cousin of mine, Belle … More

Hitech changes

How technology changes the way we live. My nephew, Ashwin Rao, who lives in California, but travels extensively around the … More

Watching the sun set

Watching the setting sun is this Green Bee-eater, apparently satisfied with the pickings for the day. Photographed it near our … More

Flamboyant dancer

When she is dancing she is flamboyant, but a while before her performance, she sits serenely next to the musicians, … More

A ‘deadly’ sight

It may appear frightful for many, but some (including me), find this magnetic eye of the Spectacled Cobra to be … More

Enjoyed great times

I remember as a kid living in a chawl in Vakola at Santacruz, Mumbai (or Bombay as it was known … More

Here comes the bat

As the sun sets, lively bats emerge and head eastwards and into the dark, dark night, looking for food. Caught … More