It was a pilgrimage tour with 23 ppl. which includes 3 kids. One of those three is my motein…thats how i call my son(rithikh), We three (Mollu,Chetu,Achu), started at 8.15pm to central. Train was at 9.15PM the auto guy zipped in all possible ways and we reached at 8.45am. We boarded the train at 9.10PM!!! just on time man!!!..with a kid. We had a wonderful welcome from mollu’s family, with lots of snacks and packs of food and drink!(cool drinks), we had some chat followed by dinner(pulav, poori,chennai,aloo were served generously at the compartment…

We reached Alapuzha at 11.00Am nxt day morning we had to take a rick from station to bustand a bus to Haripad! very close to Mannarsalai, we had lucncheon at arya bavan and went to lodge for a quick nap. Evening to went to Mannarsalai(temple of Serpent), must see if you go to Kerala. There used to be a mother who will listen to your problems and provide solutions. This practise is followed for a long time generation wise and i happend to see the grand lady. She should atleast some 80’s..

Second day, we left the lodge at 7.30Am, had some nice parotta, dosai and appam from a local food stop and reached our family god for worship..the pooja went till 12.00PM. While returning, we went to the shores to kewl our minds!. You know it used to rain daily but the two days when we were there it wasn’t, anyways, we boarded our train to Chennai at 4.15PM with some nice snacks…and we started antakshari in one compartment, it went till 7.30PM, followed by dinner, reached Chennai at 7.00PM and left office early today and henceforth for having a shadded parking for my all new Honda City!