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Road Inspection, and Theatre...

As part of the ongoing struggle to prevent our esteemed government from razing trees to make broader roads, four of us went down Kasturba Road, that abuts Cubbon Park, today. It was a wonderful walk in one sense, because starting from the Karunashraya at the corner,



Karunashraya,Kasturba Road 151207




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Tomorrow we take our huntin'-shootin'-fishin' guest to Galibore, to show him a forest and a river where huntin', shootin' and fishin' (except for catch-and-release) are NOT permitted!

However, because of his interests, our guest is excellent at spotting birds...so he's going to be a great help in whatever photography KM and I do tomorrow!

Have a great Sunday, everyone...I love my life and I wish everyone were as happy as I am...
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Save Nanda Road

Rashtriya Vidyalaya, or RV Road, is affectionately called Nanda Road, after the Nanda cinema theatre (there were no theatre complexes in the days when it was built) on the road.

We decided to try and do something to save the beautiful trees on this road, which are slated to come under the axe for the proposed Metro.

So here is a reference to a reference:

http://bangalore.metblogs.com/archives/2007/10/save_nanda_road.phtml


amoghavarsha and anushsh decided to start it, and I feel that adding the strength of my words and actions is the least I can do.

I wanted to wait and post after we had achieved something...but am realizing that it's going to be a long, weary, frustrating battle....so let's garner support and gather strength!

The lovely picture of the avenue, with its majestic trees, is by rohan_kini Thank you,,Rohan!...and I have yet to meet you face to face...