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Haiku – Moon

I have been reading a lot about Haikus. How they are composed and other stuff. I thought I could a try at composing one.  So here it is,

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Kojagiri Pornima: Harnessing the Full Moon magic!

India is a land of festivals and celebrations; and the zest with which each festival is celebrated in India is unparalleled in the whole world. The festive season that has started with Ganesh Chaturthi in the month of September, will now continue till the end of the year. The coming months will be alive with festivals like Navratri, Dussehra, and Diwali.

One of the lesser known festivals is the one that is celebrated during the ‘Sharad Ritu’ or ‘Autumn Season’. The full moon day of the Hindu calendar month of Ashwin is celebrated as the Kojagiri Purnima or Sharad Purnima. It is a harvest festival that marks the end of the monsoon season. Continue reading Kojagiri Pornima: Harnessing the Full Moon magic!

Goodnight Moon

Here’s my entry for the Daily Writing Prompt that Christine E. Ray is hosting on her blog Brave and the Reckless. The prompt for today was tittle of the children book by Margaret Wise Brown: ‘Goodnight Moon‘.

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Super Snow Moon 2019

I’m such a “Wow! Look at the moon” person. I’m totally engrossed by its presence in the night skies. I have a habit to look up and search for this beauty every time I step out. Living amidst the urban jungle, it gets difficult to spot him on some nights. But whenever I find him peeping from behind the buildings, I’m filled with fascination and awe…Illuminant and beautiful in all of its glory! Continue reading Super Snow Moon 2019

Deer? Rabbit? What do you see on the Moon?

Have you ever looked up at the moon and seen a rabbit or a hare? For some reason I see something that resembles a Mickey-Mouse walking! Or perhaps Bugs Bunny – which is a rabbit per say but not the conventional one that the rest see…well, did you know there are many legends around the world about this rabbit that lives on the moon?
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