Season of the new

Every season she wore new clothes, So did all her mates, She stood in the sun, showing off feeling happy and great.   Today she wore light green sari, with gold and yellow too, she looked so young, and fresh too.   Her sari woven with care, was as delicate¬†as gossamer, If you reached out…

Starlit Sky: 1. Gazing up

When you look up at the night sky, you will see stars that give a feast to the eyes. Some of these are clustered together and some are spaced out. When we look at them, some of these clustered stars seem to remind us of familiar objects. We have grouped some of these clusters as…

Reaching for the stars

Today is a historic day in India’s space research program. ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) has successfully launched a world record 104 satellites into their respective orbits successfully. This is such a proud moment for me. ūüėÄ The PSLV-C37 (PSLV stands for Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle) took off from Satish Dhawan launch pad in Sriharikota,…

New series “Starlit Sky”: promo

My dad was a great Astronomy enthusiast. He watched stars and planets, constellations and such like. He taught me a lot. I can identify the planets Venus, Jupiter, Mars at any given point. I can also identify some constellations like Leo, Scorpio, and Polar bear (called saptarishis in Sanskrit). He had collected a lot of…

Full circle

  We are walking together, my mother and I. this time with each other, is our treasure.   We are away today. Our day out, Our day to be gay, without a doubt.   We have to cross the street, we step on the road, As I take her hand, her face glowed.   I…

Light and Shadow

via Photo Challenge: Shadow   This is for the Daily Prompt Photo Challenge   Light to dispel darkness

Reconnect

The leaf is dry, dead long ago, So is the petal,¬†colour is faded. The green and the red were vivid once vibrant, fragrant and¬†vital.   Crumbling at mere touch, they are unwanted by all. But to me, they are precious, preserved for eternity.   Mine to see and touch, to feel the emotions once again….

Solitude

The dictionary states the meaning of Solitude as the “state or situation of being alone”. The synonyms include “loneliness, remoteness, isolation, seclusion, privacy, desolation, withdrawal”   I firmly believe that being in the state of solitude is not being alone. Being alone gives a sense of not having anyone. From being lonely to being depressed…

Breakfast troubles!

What is the very first thing that comes to your mind when you open your eyes in the morning? The routine for me is fairly set. First thing I try to remember is the day and date. Once that is recalled, I now try and recall the time when the breakfast and lunches have to…

Achievement!

The last day of the blogathon is here. I never thought I would make it here with all 31 days of the blogathon checked! It is indeed quite an achievement. I am proud of me! When I was told of this about a month back, I thought I would give it a shot, all the…

Hues

Do you paint? Even if you don’t, you would have dabbled in colours at school. I find it fascinating that there are only 3 basic colours, red, blue and yellow. All other colours can be created with these three. All the visible world that we see is so colourful.¬†Just imagine. All the vivid colours of…

Rose bud

    Her sister is beside her,¬† with supreme confidence,¬† All fresh and bright,¬† Full of fragrance.   She looks out for the first time Delicate and fragile,¬† Wrapped in her warm blanket,¬† small and dainty.   She is afraid to look up,¬† But the Sun calls out, “Look up, little one” “I have come…