Random 42: Ecosystem

From our garden in India

You support a tree.

You support the ecosystem.

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कहते हैं भारद्वाज पक्षी का दिखना शुभ होता है। 

पता नहीं। 

बस इतना जानती हूँ। 

आप एक पेड़ का ध्यान रख,

कई पीढ़ियों का भाग्य संवार सकते हैं। 

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Information:

Bharadwaj or the greater coucal bird

The Greater Coucal

It’s All about the Light

These images were taken at the Grand-Place or the central square of the City of Brussels during our last trip in 2019. The Grand-Place is considered as one of the most beautiful places of the world.

Brussels is also known as the “Chocolate Capital of the World”.

A sweet tooth –

A meal is insufficient,

without a piece of chocolate/sweet.

Small it may be.

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Sweet tooth is an idiom that has been in use since the 1300s.

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कुछ मीठा हो जाए

Second entry for this week’s Len artists photo challenge

Random 31: Two is company

Neither movable,

Nor immovable.

It’s the us time

which gives me strength,

to drift alone.

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जिंदगी का मरकज़ चीज़े नहीं हुआ करती। 

चंद लम्हें हैं, जो लौ जलाये रखते हैं।  

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The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.~ Ernest Hemingway,

Random 29: Storage

Memories

Check the storage protocol,

more often.

Decompose,

the surplus.

Make room for

tiny productive details.

Pollinate happiness.

Don’t be a beast of burden.

Be(e) an architect.

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Image taken in my garden.

Note: A bumblebee can visit (and help pollinate) 3,000 flowers a day.

Random 27: Revealing

Revealing

I can be a pillow, shed a tear or two in pain.

I can be a gentle breeze, feel happy in vain.

I offer you my shoulder to lean.

But

I refuse being

part of the crowd,

just a cheerleader.

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उसको ग़म में मेरी मौजूदगी गवारा न थी,

बहारों में मैंने उसका साथ छोड़ दिया 

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