Moments in tenderness. Seen last evening from my car window on the Ribandar-Chorão ferry in Goa.
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Birds of Goa. The Black-capped Kingfisher is not as common as the other species of the Kingfisher. These birds are skittish and do not permit a close approach. To fill most of the frame would have taken at least 800 mm but I had a maximum reach of 400 mm. Nevertheless the light was good […]
Night of the demon. Recycling the introduction from an earlier post – The Hindu festival of Diwali (Deepavali) has multiple interpretations, all having their basis in the triumph of virtue over vice. One version tells of the vile Narkasur, embodiment of the forces of darkness (tamas), ignorance (avidya) and baseness (adharma). The puranas recount his […]