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
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!
We like in such skewed times, and we have a Virus to crown for it. The rapidly mutating and evolving virus is fast overtaking our immune systems, only time can tell us where this takes us for even the most well-intentioned keel is being brought to their knees. Staying home seems to be the only … Continue reading When minus is a plus!
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
Project Data Type: Apartment Location: Secunderabad, India Area: 1200 sft Year: November, 2019 Photographs: Client Modern homes have a plethora of roles to play, they are to be a sparkler of joy, a haven of peace, a matter of inspiration, a harbinger of creativity, an expression of individual persona and mostly just a place … Continue reading Project Focus No 2: VV Residence
Am sitting stuck with glue to the teepee and the marquee aching literally to end the duree The end known to a few muttering to be utterly carefree without a clue, a rhyme or whee There is wonder that grew out of time spent in sudden soiree with leisure to spare boredom and … Continue reading The Trinkling of thirty-three!
A place I live and I’d rather be, Covid or not!
Hello my dear readers!! Before I flit off my next blog on mommies of the animal kingdom, here's -a big thank you to all of you reading my blog. Thank you for subscribing and thank you for sticking around. Just to ensure I don't disappear away like I always do, I renewed (in time, phew!) … Continue reading Mothers in the Animal Kingdom!
The mornings are of wonder A sweet mention they render With chirpy birds on a branch And squirrels tied in a ranch When waketh a malely matron Unfurling a bleakly spectron Of chattering and battering teeth And a rosy cheeky chewy tweed While pottering and pattering There is certain hammering Shrinking every little pride Into … Continue reading Swan among Rats