From the Notebooks

[Old Notes] Vizag Hills

Nestled in the mountains which form the AP / Orissa border are a surprising number of villages, with an active life which belies the serene untrodden appearance of the mountains a we approached from Vizag.  The road is used as a connecting path from Hyderabad to Vizag — otherwise one must go from ….

Surprises didn’t end with the paved road.  When we reached the village we learned that the local Girijan Samiti – or Tribal organization (of hill people) had begun in 1973 ( – ?).  Motor driven water flowed from the taps,


[From Notebook: Natraj Supreme Deluxe. not dated, probably from late 1998]


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