Markook Reservoir

When leaders take on huge challenges, the result in imminent and for all to savour. The Markook Reservoir also labelled the Konda Pochamma Sagar Reservoir is one such challenge which was aptly addressed by the Chief Minister of Telangana State in India. The Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation project brings water from the Rivers Pranhita and  Godavari … Continue reading Markook Reservoir

Crash Landing on You, Korea!

Some things in life leave a lasting impression on one, and this one is something I crash landed onto and how! Never one to watch tv series in a different language, solely riding on subtitles I finally took the leap. Like the film Parasite's director Bong Joon-ho said during his Oscar acceptance speech, if one … Continue reading Crash Landing on You, Korea!


As I settle down to write about the lockdown an insistent sparrow comes knocking on my windowpane. Not shy of people, of being in close proximity to the built environment and particularly asking for nothing, it came by to say a quick hello stare at my screen and went its way. As I stay inside … Continue reading (Un)Caged!

Project Focus No 3: Featherlite Retail Store

Project Data Type: Featherlite Retail Store Location: Hyderabad, India Area: 4500 sft Year: 2019 Photographs: Vishal Siddamsetty   If space is a canvas, one on which life enfolds, then retail spaces are a prima donna kind of canvas. A space where the product on display is the star, where space itself then takes a back-seat, … Continue reading Project Focus No 3: Featherlite Retail Store