Category Archives: Environment

Any thing that deals with the environment

I litter in Thirunilakudi

A peaceful sivan temple in a calm place. There is a lovely pond opposite to the temple. I had breakfast in front of the temple.It was packed in a plastic parcel (Sitaram vilas Adhuthurai). The  plastic packaging stuff was left in a bin. I carry the guilt … Continue reading

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Will it vanish?

Frequent commuters using the velachery mrts may have observed that the water bodies near the tracks is slowly vanishing. It is not due to evaporation. An illegal settlement has slowly expanded and is pouring debris, industrial and packing material, harming the water body.  … Continue reading

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Water

Like metals,commodities and other items, Would water be traded in commodity exchanges?

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Slow torture

There is a small pond in the end of Nattar steet in Velachery. It is being slowly tortured for being located in a booming locality and doing a sacred service for storing precious water.  As a part of torture, construction debris and  garbage … Continue reading

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Brutal murder

The victim was lying unattended in Jaganathapuram 2nd main road. His trunk has been cut into three pieces. No signs of the other parts of the body. No doubt it was a murder. What could be have been the cause … Continue reading

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She adds value to her job

In the first sight, anybody could think that she is doing a regular sweeping job in the early morning. She is sweeping the pollution left after diwali.  While sweeping, she removes the burnt portion of the sparkler from the metal. May … Continue reading

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Migration

Two tractors are lucky enough to meet in a traffic junctions for a long time. T1: When did you come to Chennai? Have you manage to find out something for living? T2: Six month back. But it is not permanent. … Continue reading

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Rice Mill Street

I was puzzled to find a street named after Rice mill in Jaladampet(jaladiampet?) amidst mushrooming houses.  Jaladampet is a class one panchayath suburb, but fast developing area. The place around rice mill road is witnessing some rapid property development and developers seemed … Continue reading

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Tomb in front of the house

Have you ever seen a tomb right in front of the house? Yes there is one for a tree. The calm by lane is lined with trees. One tree was geometrically placed in the middle of the compound. Some construction … Continue reading

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What do commuters face to get a ticket in Guindy station – Race course entrance?

I join the long queue that is waiting to get a ticket.. The crowd is moving at snail pace. All passengers have covered their nose to avoid the strong foul smell that emanates from a nearby place. Clinkering sound of bottles … Continue reading

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