Saturday, June 7, 2008

Back after a hiatus...

So Skeeter's been lying low. Eh?
Thanks Eastmancolor for your comments...They prompted me to update...
Skeety admits being partial to Delhi Foodies' Zone, hence it did get updated.
Skeets sooooo missed visiting the blogs of all her blogger friends...Tanu Blotter, Backpakker, Asha, Anita, Woody, Vanilla, and EVERYBODY!
She's been visiting a few though...
All this while, this was what was happening with Skeets:
Skeets went out and about to Kinaari Bazaar and the super squeezed lanes of Chandni Chowk to get some clicks. Skeets basically loves to get lost there. It is like a journey back in time. Simply surreal feeling. Balmy. Does a mental detox on Skeets. So much so, that when she come back to new Delhi, she feels as if she is a character from the Mughal era (some princess or the likes) who has stepped out of a history book. Try imagining that for real...hehehehe. (Drozzy, PUHLEASEEEE don't be cheeky.)

All this while, Skeety's been just running around trying to get life sorted (hehe yeah that was to avoid details :P ).
Skeety's laptop's display conked off. She's been terribly sad.
Skeets also chanced to visit the Mani Tungyur temple, which gave her a lot of peace and space from people.

Below is the Mani is carved with the Mantra Om Mani Padme Hum.It is the Mantra of Compassion, chanted by Buddhists. Om Mani Padme Hum is believed to be the mantra of Chenrezig, the Bodhisattva of Compassion, of whom the Dalai Lama is believed to be an incarnation. Believers circumvent the Mani, chanting the mantra to themselves...

That's the story so far.



~ Deeps ~ said...

welcome back :)

dRoZzY!!! said...

nice pics... really
esp. of the chinese mandir
and the chinese gumane waala gadget

dRoZzY aint gettin cheeky baby

Sutta said...

Bell come back! :D

AlterinG Abhishek said...

happyness @ last!

Gonecase said...

Aao thakur err thakurain aao, bade dino baad aaye ho. Fotus are good :)

Woodsmoke said...

Skeety! Welcome back. Lovely pictures too, which is always a bonus.
Btw, I couldn't find the tag on your blog that I had once wanted to attempt. Can you send me the link please?

Reeta Skeeter said...

~deeps~: thank you :)
dRoZzY: thanks... it is NOT a Chinese respectful...will you? Else utha ke le jayenge...and gadget? tu inna funny kaise hai?
sutta: than-k jhu :)
AA: It always ees first re...
gonecase: thanks :)
woody: Thanks ji :) sent link...

Eastmancolour said...

Reeteeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee !!!
ok long enuff :P

Welcome Backses.
oooh nice pikchurs! Me likey :D

I got tagged and next post will be answering strange questions about my life with information they don't really want to know :P
Do check and yawn.
Not right now.
N o no... abhi em bijji.
bhely bhely bijji.

oye shush!

Eastmancolour said...

and me be EastManColour ... not EastManColor!!
you ishpell Amrikan :P

The Wandering Hermit said...

Great photography on your blog..

Eastmancolour said...

You've been tagged.

Now you have to sacrifice 15 spider-monkeys before the next full moon.

backpakker said...

good to see you back..i like old delhi does make you feel like you have stepped into a bygone era

Yoga Gal said...

WELCOME BACK! Great photos! Love how you captured the local color.


Nice pictures.
Have to read all your posts.
will visit regularly.
me too blog
do visit.

gunj said...

hey...great pics thr!!
btw where is dat temple in delhi?

The Keeper of the Keys said...

good to see you back!! more posts more posts!!

B. O'Hemian said...

Good to see you back. The pics are good as ever.

Akshay said...

I love Chandni Chowk.... Dilli 6.. .its colorful...

dharmabum said...

the last time i came to delhi, i took a walk around chandni chowk, think i even wrote about it. loved it to bits. and this friend who was with me, thougth i was mad. well, we're all, aren't we? :)

crasiezt said...

Finally you're back!! And this isn't called a hiatus, it's been forever!!

Loved the pictures as always:-)

I'm a little slow in updating, tu to mere se bhi zyada hai bey:P Hope the next post appears soon!!

Keshi said...

WB Reeta :)


Apoorv Gawde said...

wat-e-louley picture of the store. so colourful

But seems like you went clickety-click right at tea time, the shopkeeper looks quite annoyed! :P :P

I am said...

good to see u back skeety...there is something that might bring 'smile's on your 'tanu blotter' :) enjoy take care...

Reeta Skeeter said...

eastmancolour: Amrikan ho ya British hai to ingleji..innit? yeah will do that tag :)
The Wandering Hermit: thanks ji :)
backpakker: :) thanks
yoga gal: thanks pleasure....
man in painting: nice name.. you sound like a character from harry potter...shall visit your blog...
gunj: thanks bela road...
keeper of the keys: thanks..yeah posted one more
b'ohemian: thanks ji :)
akshay: eet sure ees...
dharambhum: eggjactly my point :)
crazy: hehe :P thanks re
keshi: ty
apoorva: hehe nah expression is like that but he is a sweet old man :)
tanu: aahhh is it? can that be seen on your blog?