Coastal Scenes with the Kite and the Sign of the Moon …!

The coastal scenes in South India (Kerala) during the summer season are painted with the coconut palms bordering the lakes in confluence with the Arabian Sea;the evening lights make blushes on the frills of palm-leaves and the plants laid out wild in the untouchable corners of the shore,away from the catch of human beings. The sky which is about to fade by the setting sun was to welcome the new moon as the sign of the night and there was a colorful kite  flying in the sky as if to kiss the moon reminding a summer night’s dream…!

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The Kite with the new Moon Sign

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The Coast by the Close of the Day

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The Sea and the setting Sun

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The Wild Plants with Evening Blooms

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Coconut Palms bordering the Lakes

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THE LAKE AND AROUND

In the noon the lake found calm in the gentle air that blew out of the leaves in a peaceful pace and the surface of water remained pleasing to the reflections from the banks…! A leisure boat was at rest near the tree that kept itself blissful in the pleasing wind under the sunshine of the noontime….!DSC_6483.JPGDSC_6495.JPGDSC_6480.JPGThe banks awaited the visitors with colorful vessels to move around…!DSC_6503.JPG

BOATS AND THE BORDERING GREENS

In the lakes eastwards to the Arabian Sea , the boats travailing and fishing find their postures on the move ,the rest and the rush after fishing in the noon,afternoon and in the evening….,

The contrasting red and blue made the fishing vessels into a fluorescent sea-bird,dsc_2356-copyA bird that shoots out of the waves with  catch and  colorful wings…,dsc_2350  The ethnic cruises pleated in bamboo-panels and Palm-leaves found their trails across the deep blues bordered around with dense green backgrounds of the hot-noon vegetation in the lakeside…,DSC_2380.JPGThe ripples shone bright and the banks rest under the dark shades…,DSC_3571.JPGThe backwaters frilled in coconut palms found dozing against noontime hangovers of the dredgers..,DSC_3220.JPGAnd the Kites flew holding the wings ahead, afar from the dozing banks……!DSC_2303 - Copy.JPGAnd the yards close to the banks breathed in silence !DSC_3229.JPGAnd made the shades more dark and deep in dense deep greens…..!

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The Ferry Boat from the Eastern Lakes…

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The ferry service that does the local sails in the western lakes of Kerala in South India

In the last of the last December , the South -West coasts of Kerala in the Southern Part of India were found a little bit moist and the lake sides kept gloomy due to the humid air as if to say farewell to the year passing by..

While viewing from the shore, the evening lake was less noisy and there were not much business on the lakeside and away..I stood there with my little nephew on the shore holding my DSLR (Nikon 600D) waiting for something good enough to get shot upon..

Meanwhile  heard the sound of the waves arising with the moving away of a vessel from the lakeside departure point. It was the local ferry boat starting from the yard for its routine homeward trip of the end of the day..!