Hindu Festival of Lights. Deepavali Greetings to All! An image from 2006.
Monthly Archives: October 2017
Rampart of the Giantess. The Grjótgarðsháls ridge in the northern Highlands of Iceland holds one of the most startling sights anywhere: a wall of large boulders over 300 m in length and 5 m high set in a sweeping moraine dotted with glacial erratics. The geological explanation for this wondrous landscape lays it at the […]
Goa catches a break. In an important ruling yesterday, the Justices of the Goa Bench of the Bombay High Court, in a departure from turgid legalese, waxed lyrical on Goa. They wrote: It is a kind and gentle land, of a kind and gentle people. And it is also a land that, given its small […]