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Ruskin Bond's Book of NatureAbsolutely loved it Was erfect therapy to give The Hiding Place peace to my heart aleasant and eace giving book This book is a metaphor for bliss Honestly I just wished this book never ended and all I wanted is to snuggle up And Read On And On As I read on and on As I deep into the book I am transported into the wonderland of Ruskin Bond s world of nature and the depth with which he explains every animal bird insect lant flowers in such a deceptively simple yet clear language is absolutely wonderful It s like an old friend having a conversation with me and narrating experiences with such enthusiasm and thrill by choosing words to talk about the nature attached with such deep meaning struck a nostalgic chord #WITH ME I CAN T HELP #me I can t help reread the same chapters over and over again the chapter I especially reveled was on Rains Overall this book is a nature lovers retreat If there is anything that has helped in my early morning and late evening metro commute to and from work it is this Pure bliss As someone who reveres and finds spirituality in nature the same way as this man reading this book was like finding an old friend talking to me The enthusiasm and thrill with which Bond chooses his words to talk about this space that he attaches such deep meaning to resonated with my heart I am so very glad I icked this up to read Great anthology of Nature trails by Ruskin Bond The division into further sections like Grandfather s Zoo civilized wilderness trees flowers winged ones big cat tales nature s fury etc is very helpful The tress section gets a but boring as it is about the scientific names of the lants Nature gives And takes away And gives againRuskin Bond s Book of Nature is a soothing balm to one s soul This book is like of Nature is a soothing balm to one s soul This book is like I have learned so much from this book a review will never do justice to the feeling Ruskin Bond and his books Aren t they just AMAZING Unfortunately this book is my very first and I can t wait to dive in for of his books I was checking on GoodReads for the books written by him an. Description taken from Penguin BooksA delightful read no one understands nature like Ruskin Bond and it takes his ability to ut this wonder into words' Deccan Chronicle For over half a century Ruskin Bond has celebrated the wonder and beauty of nature as few other contemporary writers have or indeed can This collection brings together the best of his writing on the natural world not just in the Himalayan foothills that he has made his home but also in the citi. D the list is endless I am clearly going to have an excellent time reading them There is a famous Bollywood movie adaptation on his book Susanna s Seven Husbands Favorite Nature Stories is a collection of all of Ruskin Bond s favorite write ups on Nature This book was released as a tribute to Ruskin Bond by his Publisher Rupa Publications on his 82nd birthday He expresses his gratitude that he could never receive a erfect gift Reading Ruskin Bond stories is like unleashing that creative art in you that you never imagined could existThis book is full of short stories where he shares his experience when he was surrounded by nature be it in the laps of the Himalayas his old rental stay in Mussoorie or London Nature never stopped surprising him nor do his stories He explains in detail his rendezvous with the different species of flowers trees birds animals mountains and eople circling him Right from his stay animals mountains and eople circling him Right from his stay Maplewood Lodge to his stay in London which lasted just for a couple of years he makes sure all the details are recise and descriptive to spark that imaginative frame of your mind and go explore the wilderness as he does so himselfOnce you have lived with mountains there is no escape You belong to them This is so very true by the end of the book I had wished the book never ended #Even with the scorching heat around me I could feel the coolness of the mountains the refreshing #with the scorching heat around me I could feel the coolness of the mountains the refreshing circulating in his cottage the insects and birds making noise when it starts raining and the beauty of nature You are simply transported to his world and forget all the realities encircling you Isn t that something that a book should erpetually doAs you venture deeper into the book you cannot help but notice the depth to which he has explained about each and every insect flower animal unlike his claims of being immature in this field it takes in a great deal of effort to research and then explain it to the reader in a simple language and make sure the reader is on the same emotional level as his Hi. Es and small towns that he lived in or travelled through as a young man In these StoryBranding: Creating Stand-Out Brands Through The Power of Story pages he writes of leopardsadding down the lanes of Mussoorie after dark the first shower of the monsoon in Meerut that brings with it a tumult of new life the chorus of insects at twilight outside his window ancient banyan trees and the short lived cosmos flower a bat who strays into his room and makes a night less lonely This volume roves yet again that for the serenity and ly. S works are totally effortless and mind boggling I would recommend this book to each and everyone to be transported to Ruskin Bond s nature world minus the recommend this book to each and everyone to be transported to Ruskin Bond s nature world minus the jungle nature always tends to act in a simplest way I always feel the same when amidst the nature But could really never express in those exact words The way Ruskin Bond describes is just fantabulous Nature doesn t romise you anything an after life rewards for good behaviour rotection from enemies wealth happiness rogeny all the things that humans desire and Pure Chance pray for No nature does notromise any of these things Nature progeny all the things that humans desire and The Lady and the Lionheart pray for No nature does notromise any of these things Nature a reward in itself And with that fitting introduction Ruskin Bond takes you into his rivate aradise He talks about his formative years and the influence that nature has had in shaping his thoughts and work The book is interesting in bits and artsI enjoyed his memories of a childhood spent at his grandfather s house in Dehra Building a makeshift latform on the Banyan treecurling up with dog eared booksand stealthily observing the antics of animal life in the overgrown garden below all struck a nostalgic chord with meThe sojourn in the Himalayas was also engrossing He captures the stark beauty of the mountains with all the fondness of a native Especially oignant is the account of The Leopard Read it and feel the elemental connectionI revelled in the chapter on Rains so because I read the book during the monsoon I have always had a specialty affinity for this articular season and over the years have made uite a few jottings of my own Some of his notes mirrored mine and all I wanted to do was snuggle up and read onand on On the downsideI didn t much take to the tedious descriptions of lant life It #was too reminiscent of a college lecture to hold my interestWhile the book didn t match the wit and sheer #too reminiscent of a college lecture to hold my interestWhile the book didn t match the wit and sheer of My Family and Other Animals it does resonate with all who have spent many a hazy summer day in their native lacessoaking in nature and never ever realising the treasures surrounding the. Ricism of his rose and his sharp yet sympathetic eye Ruskin Bond has few euals 'Once again this writer from Mussoorie captivates with his collection of nature ieces Sunday Midday 'Bond uses his en as a brush to aint sensuous images of his experiences with nature and beckons his readers into his imagination a book that relaxes the eyes rests the mind lulls the noise and lets one drift into the idyllic life with nature that most of us are unable to lead' Dawn. ,