Monthly Archives: February 2014

No words….

to describe Varanasi. It is everything. Beautiful, ugly, celebratory, sorrowful, spiritual, depraved, explosively noisy and deeply peaceful. It is everything.

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Bodh Gaya

Somehow I expected this town to be a small, quiet town filled with monks and pilgrims.  It is that, but it is also a crazy place filled with people asking you for money, selling things, shops, people pushing past, man … Continue reading

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Radhanagari Wildlife Sanctuary

We started at 5:00 a.m.The jungle road we traveled. Nightjar on the road The Radhanagari Wildlife Sanctuary is a located in Kolhapur, Maharashtra.  It is known as the bison sanctuary.  The Indian Bison (Bos gaurus) is beautiful!  I was so taken aback … Continue reading

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Adventure to an Unknown somewhere

My original plan was to go to the Phansad Wildlife Sanctuary, about 3 hours from Pune, and stay overnight in or near the sanctuary. My friend/driver Vikram told me he could take me to a much better sanctuary and asked … Continue reading

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Just when I thought it was safe…

Not to wear earplugs to bed, 500 hundred dogs started fighting outside my window. 😀  Note to my more literal friends…it probably wasn’t really 500 dogs.  

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Scared witless in Varanasi

In case you can’t tell…I’m scared witless! I don’t care if everyone around me told me they don’t have their venom. The little one smells fear on my hand and I think he wants to eat me! First one cobra! … Continue reading

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A passing thought

Sometimes, half way through a backbending class with Geeta, I think about pretending I’m menstruating. 😉

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