I do not know why, but I always feel the need to explain my absence from this space. Not today. Today, I am feeling light and happy. And I am focusing on only that. Through the day, I have felt productive, active, attractive, happy, satisfied, intelligent, and reassured that not all is blah. Yes, that … Continue reading That Happy Feeling
The last few months have drained all the energy out of me. Work doesn’t seem to end. Negativity seems to have grown. There isn’t enough mind space to even control the mind. Mother pointed out that I have stopped talking. And while all this goes on, one day I got a craving to see the … Continue reading 27
In the post about musical highlights in Ladakh, I don’t know how I forgot to mention this song. Amit Trivedi, after all! Priyam had recommended this one. I know its feel is centred around rain, but I choose to relate it to my happy weather. Of clear skies and a bright sun. In Ladakh, there … Continue reading Sun is Up; Mood is Up!
The modest start The overnight bus journey till Manali was largely uneventful. As conscious as I was of the fact that I was headed to Ladakh, I could not think about or visualise anything beyond the view from my window. Gradually moving out of Delhi, out of the spaces that I do not even relate … Continue reading Ladakh: Take My Breath Away!
Our Drivers We completed the journey between Manali and Srinagar in four different cars with four different drivers. From Manali to Keylong, we were with Namgyal. He was stylish, outgoing, god-fearing, and a safe driver. But very low on confidence. Sitting next to him through the drive, particularly at Rohtang, didn’t feel too great. At … Continue reading Ladakh: The People Who Made It Happen