Saksham Cyclothon was held in Mumbai on 25th February 2018. The Marque event is organised annually by Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA).Continue reading “SAKSHAM CYCLOTHON: MY FIRST APPEARANCE AT A CRITICAL MASS EVENT”
‘Good Morning’ – greeted Mr. Mehra while I was unlocking my Gazelle preparing to leave for work.
‘…good morning dear friend … have a nice day’ – I replied.Continue reading “CYCLING CITY OF MY DREAM!”
Spare your car and pedal a little far,
The roads are meant for you, ride when the skies are blue,Continue reading “GREAT THINGS THAT HAPPEN WHILE I CYCLE”
Three years ago, when I rekindled my romance with cycling, I made an ambitious plan to travel to different parts of the world and explore the local places on a bicycle. In cycling lingo, it’s called as “Cycle Tourism”.Continue reading “CYCLING WITH RESTRICTIONS IN LOCKDOWN”
“Is this a fish market? please maintain pin-drop silence”.
A familiar quote used by our teachers.
“Madam I was there at the fish market today, if you are reading this. However, I couldn’t maintain any silence because the market by itself was bustling with energy”.Continue reading “SELFISH MEN AND WOMEN AT THE FISH MARKET”
‘West Coast Riders’, a cycling club in Mumbai were cycling from Bandra to Fort area on a Sunday morning.
The group took a planned halt at National Association for Blind, at Worli for the visually impaired cyclists to join the group with their tandem cycles.
A friendly dog approached the group and mixed around with them.Continue reading “CYCLIST UNITES A LOST DOG WITH THE OWNER”
16th January 2021 will go down as an important date in the History of India for two big developments that emerged prominently. Firstly, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) rolled out its vaccination drive for corona virus. And Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) inaugurated a Public Bicycle rental service for Mumbaikars.Continue reading “IT’S OFFICIAL! METRO GETS ENGAGED WITH MYBYK”
Along the Vikhroli stretch of the Eastern Express highway in Mumbai, there are a number of Pink Trumpet trees. These gorgeous looking trees welcome you with its blooming flowers. They look stunning when in full bloom mainly between December and February, generally associated with dry periods. But the tree also blooms during few other months when dry leaves are shed and fresh flowers blossom.Continue reading “PINK TRUMPET TREES”
Yesterday, I discarded the 2020 calendar. This year is like a bad dream, and like most of you even I want to forget about it. In Maharashtra, we had one more twist with another round of night curfew announced by the Chief Minister. Apparently, this is a preventive measure to regulate unwanted movement of people and gatherings at public places. The night curfew is imposed for 15 days, from 11 pm to 6 am, between 22nd December 2020 to 5th January 2021.Continue reading “CHRISTMAS LIGHTING IN BANDRA”
‘ONE’ is the unified spirit of humanity. The one, that binds us together through our values and cultures.Continue reading “CHRISTMAS CYCLE RIDE – 2020 ONE”