Joy of Gardening + Flower arrangement + Free hand Rangoli = pure joy of creativity
Today I want to share how a single tree in our garden is creating an eco-system... Apta aka "tree of gold" has a religious significance in India. On the auspicious festival of Dasara the leaves of this tree are offered to God as well as distributed among friends and family. In spite having this significance, … Continue reading Tale of our Apta tree
Colors and fragrance from summer of 2018...
"Vasanta Ritu" - Start of Spring is here in India and like every year we welcomed it with the auspicious "Gudhi Padwa" celebration. The Fall season was pretty evident with Kadunimb, Apta and SoanChafa trees shedding all its dry leaves by March 1st week. All those dried leaves were turned into natural compost using a … Continue reading Spring is in the air! Sharing flowers and spreading fragrance
Just when we thought monsoon season is over and October heat will roll in, surprise, surprise! We are still having daily showers here in Pune, India. Diwali is almost here and rains are showing no sign of stopping. generally in month of Oct, right around Diwali time we experience cool early mornings, layering of fog … Continue reading October heat? Nah! October showers!
A scrum master is like a gardener, not building a team, but allowing the team to grow by providing the right conditions, environment and tools (like a gardener knows how much sunlight, water is needed; when and where to plant, etc) A gardener doesn't mind getting hands dirty in the soil for planting seeds or … Continue reading Agility at work and in garden!
It is amazing to see how garden becomes greener, healthier and happier with the rains! Here in Pune, India we had good showers in the month of July. The plants started growing fast, the lawn is lush green and the flowering is at its peak! here is whats in bloom... Alamanda started showing new leaves … Continue reading Blooms of Monsoon 2017