Remembering Dec 2nd 2015 #TheChennaiRains

6.21 am Dec 2, 2015 – Last year around this time we were in Chennai and had our first experience of floods. It was just 3 hours back that we had rushed upstairs in pitch darkness and water had started to seep into our bathrooms in the ground floor. At 6, the water was up … Read more Remembering Dec 2nd 2015 #TheChennaiRains

Dec 3 and 4 – Days 3&4 of #TheChennaiRains

11.50 pm from Jamin Pallavaram … The fan is whirring and the tube light is on at my aunt’s place… We have managed to get back in touch with our friends and family that were worried sick about us and we managed to charge all our devices. We are safe with some damage to our … Read more Dec 3 and 4 – Days 3&4 of #TheChennaiRains

Dec 1 and 2 – days 1&2 #TheChennaiRains

9.40 pm – from Jamin Pallavaram …  Disaster struck at 2.30 am on Dec 2nd… The night of Dec 1st. It was raining right through the day in Dec 1. We had been to West Mambalam to do my father-in-law’s “devasam” – it was his death anniversary. As we parked the car, we stepped out … Read more Dec 1 and 2 – days 1&2 #TheChennaiRains