Shailesh B O & his Mirrors in Mind show

Shailesh B O is a renowned Cholamandal Artist, and his latest show in City is at Art Houz, till 30th Nov’12 with a title Mirrors in Mind.

 

Some Pictures from the show,

.. do visit the show at the gallery, its on till 30th Nov’12.

Album : ITC Grand Chola Experience

… the Responsible Luxury of the Newly Opened ITC Grand Chola.

and its Moods … Go here for the snaps.

LINK : https://plus.google.com/photos/103171812569626464045/albums/5804691047640138673?authkey=CM7p2MXahq23Tg

Trees & Shades …. Contd

First Part here ….

The Copper Pod Tree, because of the colour and shade of the pods of the tree.
Copper Pod Tree

மலை வேம்பு (Malai Vembu) the country cousin of the neem tree.
Malai Vembu

Pungam tree (புங்கம்), its a brilliant anti-duster and purifies oxygen, a must tree if your home is on the main road (so that it cuts of dust and sends fresh air). Also the spots on the leaves are a routine fungus and not any malady is what i heard.
Pungam

… yes, you guessed right, some more to come ….

Madras week

…. this time the madras week has a lot to offer. The photowalks organised by Ravages, the wikipedia walks, and quite a bit of Heritage walks / chats organised.

Check about the photowalks here.

The Madras Quiz details below :
madras quiz poster.001

madras quiz poster

The Madras Day events to be checked here.

LGBT …..

Pictures from the recently concluded Chennai Pride 2009.
Commemorating the Stonewall Inn incidents in 1969.

Scene 1

Scene 1

Scene 2

Scene 2

An voice to be heard ....

An voice to be heard ....

There's Hope

There's Hope

… with the Hope for a Change in Mindset of people.

We did the walking … 18th time

An essay on our walk in Pics …..

@ 6:45 am in front of Mylai Karpagambal Mess (c)ramaswamyn.com

@ 6:45 am in front of Mylai Karpagambal Mess (c)ramaswamyn.com

@7:15am the group started moving around the mylapore tank (c)ramaswamyn.com

@7:15am the group started moving around the mylapore tank (c)ramaswamyn.com

@7:40 am the tank was covered (c)ramaswamyn.com

@7:40 am the tank was covered (c)ramaswamyn.com

@8:15 am at the Thirumailai MRTS Station to board a strain to Fort (c)ramaswamyn.com

@8:15 am at the Thirumailai MRTS Station to board a strain to Fort (c)ramaswamyn.com

Waiting for the train (c)ramaswamyn.com

Waiting for the train (still the new time not updated) (c)ramaswamyn.com

In the train (c)ramaswamyn.com

In the train (c)ramaswamyn.com

Alighted at Fort station ... and off to the Fort (c)ramaswamyn.com

Alighted at Fort station ... and off to the Fort (c)ramaswamyn.com

Enroute to Fort (c)ramaswamyn.com

Enroute to Fort (c)ramaswamyn.com

The wall (not Dravid) ... of the fort (c)ramaswmayn.com

The wall (not Dravid) ... of the fort (c)ramaswmayn.com

The Road .... (c)ramaswamyn.com

The Road .... (c)ramaswamyn.com

The Flag .... (the tallest free standing flag mast in India) (c)ramaswamyn.com

The Flag .... (the tallest free standing flag mast in India) (c)ramaswamyn.com

The Denial ... Thanks to Bureaucracy we were not let inside the Fort Compound (c)ramaswamyn.com

The Denial ... Thanks to Bureaucracy we were not let inside the Fort Compound (c)ramaswamyn.com

The Final tired and dejected group at 10am (c)ramaswamyn.com

The Final tired and dejected group at 10am (c)ramaswamyn.com

See you all at the next week’s sojourn at the JAIL Break.

My encounters with snow – 2

Some of you have read the 1st part ….. this is the continuation of same.

Between the Halls of Messe, Munich

Between the Halls of Messe, Munich

A frozen fountain near the Munich Art Gallery

A frozen fountain near the Munich Art Gallery

Pieces of a cake? No .... the plant bushes covered with snow

Pieces of a cake? No .... the plant bushes covered with snow

A tramline triangle of snow near the walking fairy, Munich

A tramline triangle of snow near the walking fairy, Munich

A frozen river and a game in progress. Munich

A frozen river and a game in progress. Munich

River on Freeze, Poor swans. In front of the Palace, Munich

River on Freeze, Poor swans. In front of the Palace, Munich

The Effects of Snow, the Rosy Cheeks

The Effects of Snow, the Rosy Cheeks

More to come …..