A banyan tree

In Indian folklore ghosts tend to hang out around banyan trees. The spreading foliage is just the perfect hiding place for scores of ghosts; the drooping aerial roots provide access to unsuspecting passers by. Very often there is a platform banyan trees, like this one, where people could rest in the shade during the day.…… Continue reading A banyan tree


Narami has a photo challenge called Textures. This photo I took almost a year ago during a walk in a garden seems to be appropriate. Large trees are like the elephant in the story of six visually challenged people describing it. Trees also reveal different qualities depending on which part you look at. Step back…… Continue reading Burl