Foreshadow of a Lost Civilization

Life is a Vacation

We were driving down from Little Rann of Kutch to the ancient civilization of Dholavira. The 246 km journey through pristine nature to reach the once vibrant 5000 yr old site was a canvas where the virgin colours of nature unfolded at every bend. Within the first 100 kms we came across cotton trees with snowy white tops swaying with the wind and bright yellow mustard plantations gleaming under the morning sun. We stopped for a while watching the white and yellow compete for our attention. However, like all good parents, we were equally mesmerized by both. A little ahead we saw something moving in a large pool of water and I literally jumped out of the car thinking it was a moving island. It turned out to be a group of migratory birds who were huddled together and floating on the water. All our attempts to maintain complete silenceā€¦

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