of today: "the NSG is not all of China-India relations"
Aurangabad by Capt. Grindlay, early 19th century. Mystical and romantic.
Enjoyed speaking to policewomen of Maharashtra State Police in Aurangabad, 22nd June. Intelligent, impressive group.
Peshwa Bajirao and Mastani, 1740, paper, gouache. Collection of Dr. B.R Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad.
Onboard Ins Viraat
The yogic fortress....
Evensong, Mumbai. 21/06/2016
No wonder Golconda Fort is 1 of the most recommended places to visit in Hyderabad #TohChaleinKyaHyderabad @Alto_800
In context of treatment of Africans in India: has anybody seen this picture on Zinda Tilasmath herbal medicine?
I love this song. Lullaby - Omanathingal kidavo. English translation & Origin... @annavetticad youtube.com/watch?v=l3cCVV…
Uh oh.. Looks like things didn't go too well in the city of Eternal Spring...
Tibet in a bottle. "Glacial water". Picked this up at Shanghai airport (Pudong)
My flight out of Shanghai is delayed. Sigh.. Due to "air flow control"!!!
Why is there now a Special ASEAN-China foreign ministers' meeting in Yunnan?
My lecture tomorrow at the East China Normal University on India-China Relations, past, present and future.
Interesting article in @SCMP_News
11th June, about former PRC Culture Minister Wang Meng on Uygurs.
Cable & Wireless Great Circle Map, by MacDonald ‘Max’ Gill, 1945 theguardian.com/books/gallery/…
Saw this at a University supermarket in Shanghai. Made in China "Aam ka Doodh". Didn't taste bad at all.
At start of #Shangriladialogue
Carter greets top Chinese official participating, Adm. Sun Jianguo
17th century Burmese Buddha; also @AshmoleanMuseum
Brahma, Kashmir, 8th century. Seen at the @AshmoleanMuseum
in Oxford last week.
Maj Sonam Wangchuk attacked enemy positions and cleared Chorbatla axis in Batalik Sector. Awarded Mahavir Chakra.
Remembrance of things past: my years in one of the most fascinating countries: Peru. With Keiko Fujimori. @haricito
19th century Russian map adapted from an older Chinese map of Lhasa: