From time immemorial, the rivers of Goa have been haunted, and this has always posed a challenge for innocent fishermen seeking to catch the big one, who only seem the be caught in the dead of night. Here is firsthand, rather spooky yet humours experience of fishing among those haunted Goan rivers.
Mind over matter is a practical science that can be applied to anything including fishing. In this essay, we explore the conciseness of animals & fish and how they react to predator intentions including that of man.
“To catch a fish you must think like a fish” haven't we heard that before? A potent piece of advice, but how many times have we really practice that?
Motorcycling and fishing have always been synonymous to me, one leads to the other, and the freedom they both provide will always remain unmatched. This travelogue is about riding down the beautiful Konkan coast of Maharashtra on a motorcycle, with a rod and reel tucked away in my saddles.
Here is a short video that I shot a month ago - in and around South Karnataka. This travel video incidentally provides some beautiful insights into lesser known backwaters, riverine ecoysytems, hills ranges and blue water islands. These places make for an ideal camping and fishing retreat. I will write about them in my all-new & up-coming series called... Continue Reading →
Strange and mysterious events unfold at a lighthouse on a desolate rock in the middle of the sea. Death not restricting itself to the lighthouse keepers, torments their loved ones too. As the strangeness gets out of control, the devil in that deep sea comes to life and fact gets stranger than fiction could ever be!
Standing on the grassy banks of the pond, I stared into its brackish green water. Everything was still, except for the chance ripple of a dragonfly dipping into the water. Being the start of June, it was hot and sticky, and I could literally cut through the humidity with a knife. Among the deep greens... Continue Reading →
Strange things happen when you out fishing, expected the unexpected. This story is exactly about that, a deserted island and a paradise for a fisherman, soon turns into a nightmare, haunted by charging bulls and blood thirst rats. Yes, and fact is always stranger than fiction and fishing is never just about the fish. ... Continue Reading →