Tuesday, September 30, 2014

68th Raising Day of MCTE Mhow...

Military College of Telecommunication Engineering (MCTE) Mhow was born on Oct 1, 1946 as the Indian Signal Corps School. It was renamed the School of Signals on June 25, 1948. On Oct 1, 1967 it became the  Military College of Telecommunication Engineering (MCTE). The college is the alma mater of the Corps of Signals of the Indian Army. 


A Pagal Gymkhana (fun n games) was held on Sunday 28 Sep at the Raman Training Ground of the during the  to celebrate the 68th Raising Day of the college 


"Aayo Gorkhali..." Khukri dance by soldiers of the 1st Gorkha Rifles 
 




Pics courtesy: MCTE  Mhow. 


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Friday, September 26, 2014

Roopmati's Pavilion at Mandu


From my archives: A young couple at Roopmati's Pavilion. Mandu August 2007,
Clicked with my Yashica MF-2 film camera...



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Thursday, September 25, 2014

The Patalpani Kalakund Ghat Section

The Patalpani Kalakund Ghat Section - a very beautiful stretch as one travels south from Mhow/Indore towards Khandwa. There are four tunnels in this route. These tracks were laid here in the 1870s as part of the Holkar State Railway. Clicked in April 2012.



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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

A Letter For You....


Tuesday, 23 Sept 2014
Posted a letter after ages... used this letter box kept outside the Cantonment Post Office Mhow.... 
Clicked with my smartphone....

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Saturday, September 20, 2014

The Gambhir - Mhow's River



                     Sept 14, 2014: The Gambhir as seen from the Khade Hanuman temple.This is a small river which begins on the hill of Janapao 15 kms from Mhow Cantonment, it flows into the Kshipra near Ujjain which flows into the Chambal (interestingly the Chambal also begins from the hill of Janapao)

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Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Commonwealth Games Shooting Heroes Arrive Home


Above: Home are the heroes... Shooters Jitu Rai and Gurpal Singh who won Gold and Silver respectively in the 50 m pistol event at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games being received at the Indore airport by their comrades of the Army Marksmanship Unit Mhow, on friday (01 Aug)  evening....Pic courtesy AMU Mhow.



                 Above: Jitu Rai in action. Pic courtesy: AMU Mhow


Above: Gurpal Singh in action. Pic courtesy: AMU Mhow


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Sunday, August 03, 2014

A Simian Visitor

This was on 22 May 2014. There were three of them. They went up to our terrace and then vanished after a minute or two.


The Langur who visited us.




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