Kochi Chinese fishing net — Photo courtesy: Hans A Roshach — Wikimedia Commons
I think Goa is over rated while Cochin is under rated. The green city with its coconut-fringed waterways was paradise. It was hard to escape the sea and the Chinese fishing nets that swish into the sea; not that I wanted to.
Kerala fish curry — Photo courtesy: Ramesh N.G. — Wikimedia Commons
Do you believe you’re a curry buff?
I thought I was. I was sure I could eat any curry, no matter how hot and enjoy it. I did until I arrived in Cochin.
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Colombo protest photo courtesy Vikalpa Groundviews — Wikimedia Commons
UN special report targets Lanka’s faith based hatred
Kovalam Beach — Kerala Tourish — Wikimedia Commons
Ever dreamed of having a tropical beach to yourself? When I arrived at Kovalam Beach in the seventies, that’s exactly what I found.
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Hrithik Roshan on the left I think (Photo: Filmi Tadka)
I thought Hrithik was just into movies
Tamil protest photo courtesy: Vikalpa Groundviews — Wikimedia Commons
Another report of a missing Tamil in Jaffna
Photo courtesy: P.M. Puniyameen — Wikimedia Commons
On the southern most tip of India lies Kanyakumari.
I visited this wind swept pilgrimage point before the rows of souvenir stalls and temples were constructed.
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