India sabbatical



We spent the 2008-09 academic year at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore, India. My wife and I were Fulbright Scholars and our three children were attending the Canadian International School. In my blog I posted occasional observations about our life in India, and photos from our travels (links above).

Trips (more or less in chronological order)

  1. Bangalore: Bannerghatta, Bull Temple, Wonder La, MTR

  2. Lucknow, Kanpur, and between

  3. Kolkata, Kharagpur, and between

  4. Mysore, especially Dasara

  5. Chennai

  6. Kerala (1, 2, 3, 4)

  7. Coorg and Mysore

  8. Delhi (December)

  9. Dharamsala (and getting there), and Triund

  10. Maharashta, Ellora and Ajanta

  11. Shravanabelagola and Chennakesava

  12. Delhi (March), Jaipur, Ranthambore, Agra (Taj Mahal), Varanasi

  13. Darjeeling and Himalaya

  14. Madurai


  1. Out and about

  2. Apartment, laundry, internet, haircut, monkeys, staff

  3. Diwali

  4. Holi (and kids)

  5. Founder’s day

  6. Why I love living on campus

  7. morning birdsong


  1. IIT Kanpur

  2. IIT Kharagpur

  3. IIT Madras

  4. IIT Bombay

  5. IIT Delhi

  6. IIT Guwahati

  7. Reva Institute of Technology

  8. Aravind Eye Hospital

  9. mHealth workshop

  10. general observations

and there are many others in the archives.


Life in India

  1. Favorite photos:

    [nature]  [people]  [children]  [farms]  [streets] [sights] [IISc] [universities]

    [all the above]


See the live Google Map, which you can zoom and click on the pins.