Sunday, May 26, 2013

HEAT WAVE IN NORTH INDIA

There is a heat wave on in the northern part of India and matters have been made worse for us humans with the frequent power cuts. The plight of the birds and insects is even more pitiable. We bought this little clay pot and put it out on two of our balconies and since then we have had a number of visitors for having beaks full of water..................


and some come just to cool off by splashing around the water.....



Tuesday, May 21, 2013

MOON ON 18 MAY 2013

There is a dramatic change in size in one day - from 17 May to 18 May. Full moon is on May 25th.










Friday, May 17, 2013

THE MOON ON 17 MAY 2013


Photographs taken in Zirakpur (suburb of Chandigarh) from late evening until it was pitch dark. Which one seems okay?