EVENING LEISURE!

Those who decide to use leisure as a means of mental development, who love good music, good books, good pictures, good plays, good company, good conversation – what are they? They are the happiest people in the world. – William Lyon Phelps

PEACE OF MIND!

This photograph was clicked on the way of our journey toward next destination, when our car was passing through Mawlaikhlieh, Cherrapunjee(Sohra), I suddenly noticed that this girl was standing by roadside and enjoying the glimpse of nature. It was felt utterly wonderful to click such a beautiful moment to remember.

SUNSET AT SOHRA VALLEY!

This is a view from main road about a five hundred feet above this greenery hill located at Cherrapunjee(Sohra), East Khasi Hills District of Magalaya state, India. When we were on the way back to shillong, we were witnessed this beautiful sunset.

MADAN SHAD SENG KHASI SHORA VIEW POINT!

(MAWLAIKHLIEH, WAHKABA FALLS AND LATARA FALLS) This is a view from a cliff about a hundred feet above this waterfall located at Cherrapunjee(Sohra), East Khasi Hills District of Magalaya state, India. When we had just reached, we could see nothing but only clouds in the gorge. But we could hear the sound of the falling…

CREED OF EXISTENCE!

This place is located in-between Shilong to Shora road, namely Laitryngew of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya state, India. This place is well known for small scale mining and Rat Hole mining has been a conventional occupation of the people of the place and Sohra alike since time immemorial, the very mining has now…

CANAL VIEW OF MYLLIEM!

This canal is located at 7th Mile village, on the way to Cherrapunjee. 7th Mile is a Village in Mylliem Block in East Khasi Hills District of Meghalaya State, India. Mylliem Block Head Quarters is Mylliem town. It is located 13 KM towards South from District head quarters Shillong. 11 KM from State capital Shillong…

LANDSCAPE NATURAL VIEW OF MANDERDISA!

This is a landscape natural view of near about place of Manderdisa station, Agartala-Lumding railway route; the landscape was, more or less, the same for the next 2-3 stations – the harvested paddy fields, the vegetable farms and fruit orchards with occasional view of water tanks/lakes just to break the monotony. After a while, the…

APART FROM HILLY TERRAIN!

Apart from hilly terrain, numerous sharp curves like this one on the Agartala-Lumding route restrict the train speed and therefore this train takes more time to cover the journey. As our train was on its way to nearest Mupa station, the terrain gradually became hilly with dense forest on both sides of the track. At…

JATINGA IS A VILLAGE ON A RIDGE!

Jatinga is a village on a ridge, is located in Dima Hasao District, Assam State in India. It is 330 km south of Guwahati. Our train reached Jatinga station in the early morning. As far as my memory goes, this was the only railway station in the hill section were village was close to the…