Alamparai Fort – ECR

Alamparai(Alampara) fort is a war ruin fort on the East coast road. It is 100 KM from Chennai. Not much is known about the place historically even after my attempt to gather information locally and on net.   History : Alampara fort was built by Mugal(Nawab of Arcot) as docking station for smaller ships inContinue reading “Alamparai Fort – ECR”

Bike Ride to Pulicat Lake

Pulicat Lake is about  100 KM from Chennai. The first half of bike ride is not very graceful on AH 45 with heavy  traffic of trucks toward Andhra Pradesh. Travel : If you are starting from Chennai, take the outer ring road from Tamabaram crossing Ambattur and connect to AH 45 which is also knownContinue reading “Bike Ride to Pulicat Lake”

Questioning Education

Meet Raja, Met him at KRP Park on his school uniform bunking class and roaming around the park. My first question was “What are you doing here without going to school”. He Smiled back. I asked him to help me with my camera in return for 10 bucks. He smiled back again and replied ‘NoContinue reading “Questioning Education”