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By Ramit On 9 Jul, 2015 At 06:19 PM | Categorized As Environment, Featured, Monsoon in Manipal, The Manipal Experience | With 0 Comments

Before leaving for Honey Valley last weekend – I had noticed a bunch of eggs laid by the Minervarya sahyadris in a roadside pool outside my house. Although a frog that is listed as endangered – probably due to it’s less extensive range – it is among the most common species in Manipal, especially in […]

By Tanmay On 20 Dec, 2014 At 02:03 AM | Categorized As Monsoon in Manipal, The Manipal Experience | With 1 Comment

The evening I have described in the below narrative happened around March-April 2014. I do not remember the exact date. The reason I am writing about that evening is because it was breathtaking and I wouldn’t be able to forgive myself if I forgot those moments. My two friends Vikram and Raveen along with me […]

By Pranav On 27 Aug, 2013 At 06:36 PM | Categorized As Manipal Life, Monsoon in Manipal, The Manipal Experience | With 0 Comments

The Story so Far – Tikku Chattri The Umbrella Story part 1 When we reached our destination the boxes were unloaded and we were put down. I looked at the board above which read ‘Manipal Stores’. Soon we were put up in hangers outside the store for display. I saw Pappu Chatri was not hung […]

By Pranav On 17 Aug, 2013 At 06:59 PM | Categorized As Manipal Life, Monsoon in Manipal, The Manipal Experience | With 0 Comments

I was born in a small workshop in Bangalore. I have a yellow skin and my size was the largest amongst my friends in the workshop. I had a cousin Rosy Chatri whose color was pink. Rosy and I usually chatted for long hours in the evening. She told me that the purpose of our […]

‘A lifetime of showers moistens the soul’, says an ancient proverb. And the shimmering, crystal-clear nuances of these beautiful words apply more to India’s colourful Monsoon culture than to any other art movement in the world. [contentblock id=2 img=adsense.png] [contentblock id=2 img=adsense.png]

By Guest Blogger On 16 May, 2013 At 11:17 AM | Categorized As Featured, Monsoon in Manipal, The Manipal Experience | With 0 Comments

A cozy rainy afternoon and you have no better work to do. What else can you think of? Yes, sleeping. That’s exactly what I was doing when I heard my mother yelling from far. I usually don’t like anybody disturbing my sleep. Then since it was my mother calling me, I clumsily got up and […]

By Abhingya On 27 Jul, 2012 At 11:10 PM | Categorized As Monsoon in Manipal, The Manipal Experience | With 2 Comments

Sitting in my room, in the cozy comforts of my warm blanket, I was forcing myself to work on my assignments. It was a lazy Sunday evening; and serene beautiful rainy Sunday evenings never failed to infuse in me an extreme sense of dreamy laziness. Sipping the hot cocoa, I could actually feel the beauty […]

By Guest Blogger On 11 Jul, 2012 At 07:30 AM | Categorized As Monsoon in Manipal, The Manipal Experience | With 2 Comments

Right after I got down from the bus, the first time I came to Manipal, I encountered the monsoon in its fullest glory. Thoroughly ill equipped for such a deluge, I scuttered for cover, took shelter under the portico of a shop at tiger circle and waited for it to stop raining. With the innocent […]

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