Photo Challenge

Photo Challenge – Serene

Here's my entry for this week's Photo Challenge - Serene. Serene is a state of peace and calm. When a person or a thing is at its calmest state. It can be a forever peaceful state or the calm before a deadly tornado. When it comes to peaceful beauty, for me, there is nothing more… Continue reading Photo Challenge – Serene

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Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge

Cee's Photo Challenges come out every weekend, check them out here at Today's topic is "Odd-Ball". Check out her entries here, they're awesome! To read more about Odd Ball photos click here. Here are my entries for the challenge. Hope you like them. All Image Copyright – ©TheKayasthaJournal – 2017 Have a Nice Day. 🙂


Photography – Water drops

A few days ago I was sitting in my frontyard and petting my dogs. My mom was watering the plants. I have a huge vine of Rangoon Creeper aka Malti on my front fence. Its covered it in. I did a post about it a few days ago. Check it here if you missed it.… Continue reading Photography – Water drops

My crazy life situations, Photo Challenge, Photography

Photo Challenge – Focus

One of my most integral part of blogging is the photography section. I'm not a pro or a student or anythig, it's just a hobby. My dad has always been after me to post my photographs somewhere because they're good. So I guess one of the reasons for me to start a blog was to… Continue reading Photo Challenge – Focus

Art, Daily Prompts

Bottle decor – DIY #1

Could the prompts have gotten any better? I mean first it was create and I got to post my tessellations and now its Bottle. Its like destiny is knocking at my door saying "Silas post about your Bottle decor now!" haha. Well so in some of my previous posts I talked about how I'm recycling… Continue reading Bottle decor – DIY #1

Photo Challenge, Photography, Surfaces

Surfaces #2

Well a few weeks ago I shared my first post on the theme Surfaces. I posted about various random stuff captured in a way that it can represent a surface. This series of surfaces is a little different than usual as you will see how I capture totally random stuff as surfaces. Whats a surface… Continue reading Surfaces #2

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Photography – Combretum indicum

Combretum indicum, a.k.a Chinese honeysuckle or Rangoon creeper, is a vine plant with cluster of red-pink-white flower. It is called Madhu Malti in Hindi and Modhumonjori in Bengali, and is a ligneous vine, which means it grows wood as its structural tissue. Its flowers change color and position in order to attract pollinators. When it blooms,… Continue reading Photography – Combretum indicum

Daily Prompts, Photo Challenge, Poem

Photo Challenge – Friend

I guess when I saw this week's photo challenge I just knew what I had to post. I'm a very socially awkward person not because I'm shy or anti-social but because I just want the first impression to be so perfect that I often overdo it and goof it up and make a mess of… Continue reading Photo Challenge – Friend

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Photo Challenge – Evanescent

Image Copyright – ©TheKayasthaJournal – 2017 This weeks photo challenge - Evanescent, reminded me of these beautiful flowers that bloomed in my back yard. However with the onset of summers they have gone and all that remains of them is this photograph I took back then. This also reminded me of a poem I wrote… Continue reading Photo Challenge – Evanescent

Photo Challenge, Travel Blog

Photo Challenge – Heritage

Last week I went to Dehradun-Musoorie for the weekend. We stayed at The Ilbert Manor in Musoorie. A heritage british mansion turned into a hotel. With its every edge untouched, just a little bit maybe to enhance the feel of living in a traditional British house. From the wall paper to roof, from bed spreads… Continue reading Photo Challenge – Heritage


Nature Photography – The Basil love #2

Hey Everyone, time for the scheduled alternate day post. A few days ago I posted about some random shots I clicked of Basil Flowers. Check the post here. Due some limits put by wordpress I wasn't able to post all the clicks. No worries, here's the second post and the remaining clicks. I'm in absolute love… Continue reading Nature Photography – The Basil love #2


Nature Photography – The Basil Love #1

Hey everyone! Time for the next photography post. This time its 'Flowers of Tulsi' Tulsi is a sacred plant in Hindu belief. It's actually a variety of basil, Ocimum tenuiflorum. Hindus regard it as an earthly manifestation of the goddess Tulsi; she is regarded as a great worshipper of the god Vishnu. This plant has… Continue reading Nature Photography – The Basil Love #1