Call of the Valley

Mountain spirits have possessed me. Those jagged, towering, sky challenging, snow-tipped peaks. Impatient, naughty, unruly, yet happy streams. Curvy clean yet so transient-ish roads. Cute dogs and fluffy pups. Simple people. Stark landscapes. Punctuating waterfalls. All these gladden the heart even while I am writing this. This possession is becoming obsessive, for we had set…

Water Curtain

There is a place that is nestled in the folds of the western ghats, There is a place that attracts and accumulates water and makes it cascade, There is a place that movie makers seek out to give serene back drop to a dramatic scene, There is a place that makes reaching there an adventure…

Temples run

This is the day 2 of BAC Bengaluru’s monsoon ride to the valley. For day 1 … The first day of the ride was meditation due to the focus needed to manage rain and western ghats. It was about finding the confidence, bonding with the  group, slipping with chrome and finding the birth of a river.…