Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Aromatic or Musk Turmeric (Kasthurimanjal)


It is also called wild turmeric. I find it very interesting because its flower is very different, and because of its high medicinal value. So I think it is very precious.

aromatic turmeric or wild turmeric or kasthurimanjal

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Dragonfly - The 'Helicopter'


Taken from my backyard, when it sat for some time on this wooden stick . . . and i think this one is Crimson Marsh Glider (Trithemis aurora ).

Thursday, April 5, 2012

The Giant Fruit


It's all about a giant fruit - it is nothing other than the jackfruit ( Artocarpus heterophyllus ).

jackfruit