A breath of fresh air…

A breath of fresh air... seagull, watching... California. by chitralekhan When I'm thirsting to see the vast ocean... and craving for some cool breeze, the drive can be several thousand miles... or, hundreds... all the way to the Pacific Coast! If only one could fly... quite like a seagull! 😉


Shooting Stars!

Shooting Stars! by chitralekhan   You just learned you're pregnant... you're overjoyed, and share your thrill with all who care to listen to you.Well, when this phony palm sprouts new shoots, my heart sings with joy... yeah, another 'phony' 😉 joins our family! Alas, one that's not quite as famous as the Ponytail Palm (that's … Continue reading Shooting Stars!

Kajal & Kanku

Kajal & Kanku by chitralekhan In silver... to cherish & treasure. 🙂

Victorian House, Show Low, AZ

Victorian House, Show Low, AZ by chitralekhan Don't stop... restoration in progress! Well, last October, on a day trip to Show Low, I snapped this house in a flash! No, I did not buy it... I wish! Though, if I recall right, property prices were so low (no pun intended) at the time, I could … Continue reading Victorian House, Show Low, AZ

Buddhist Monks at Nalanda

Buddhist Monks at Nalanda by chitralekhan Modern day monks... at the ancient center of learning, in Bihar, India. When I visited Nalanda in November of 1996, it was the Chinese Year of the Monkey... 4694 Bing-Shen! So, "What's the context?" you may well ask... well, among the Buddhist Jataka Tales, is also a delightful but … Continue reading Buddhist Monks at Nalanda