durga Originally uploaded by ag80. Didn’t have the handycam or the regular camera around when I took this one. The white stuff, which I used to think of as thermocol is actually something called ‘shola’ and is a kind of tree sap which is fragile but hard enough for designs to be carved on it.The … More durga


new kitten2 Originally uploaded by ag80. This lil (and it’s LIL) kitten was discovered by Ma today morning on our chairs. The proud mother is a lady of the night and enjoys the lascivious company of the local toms.Anyhow, there must be more lil ones somewhere but this the only young’ un i could find.The … More neonate

chameli baug

chameli baug Originally uploaded by ag80. This is the epitome of ultimate penury! me and 2 of my friends were working for TISS (they pay peanuts!!!) and we were doing a project in Gujarat. The boss lady went incommunicado in Papua New Guinea, the rains lashed Baroda and our money ran out and light went … More chameli baug


The last GD is practically over!! and then no more annoying, smart-assed young gents and ladies bickering amongst themselves, shouting themselves hoarse to get heard and be announced as “da man”! Praise the Lord!! Only a few more days and then the interviews will be done too!!thankyouthankyouthankyouthankyouthankyouthankyouthankyouthankyouthankyouthankyou LORD!

whatta week!!

Ever have one of those weeks (of course you have!) where you get into work all pepped up and by lunch time realised that you’ve bitten off more than you can chew? Well this week was all that and more. There was the usual routine in the office, mom had errands at home that needed … More whatta week!!