Track from Srikalahasti to ‘KR’, on the outskirts of Bangalore
It was an excellent small country road most of the way. Just the killer buses and trucks to worry about
This guy’s in a lot of pain
Saw this, looked a bit like Joshua Tree
Walked towards it. A trident, so either Shiva or Kali
A closed door, bolted but not locked. I reckoned I wouldn’t risk a karma smiting so left it alone
At the bottom
Later, shared the shade with a dog
Bangalore. 12.3 million people, the Silicon Valley of India.
Grabbed from Google maps just now, 6:36 p.m., millions stuck in gridlock. The beast
A news image
From Reddit’s Bangalore page
“…even Satan wouldn’t wish this level of punishment”
But this is best, and why I have this feeling about India I’m coming to like a lot
So that’s why I stopped on the outskirts. To ride in pre-dawn. The track
It was still busy.