[Pdf Free] (Ruskin Bond's Book of Nature) Author Ruskin Bond
Nature doesn t promise you anything an after rewards for good behaviour protection from enemies wealth happiness progeny all the things that humans desire and for No nature does not promise any of these things Nature is a reward in itself And with that fitting introduction Ruskin Bond takes you into his private paradise 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 partsI enjoyed his memories of a childhood spent at his grandfather s house in Dehra Building a makeshift platform on the Banyan treecurling up with dog eared booksand stealthily observing the antics of animal ife 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 poignant 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 particular 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 plant ife It was too reminiscent of a college ecture to hold my interestWhile the book didn t match the wit and sheer charm of My Family and Other Animals it does resonate with all who have spent many a hazy summer day in
Their Native Placessoaking In Nature native placessoaking in nature never ever realising the treasures surrounding them 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 always tends to act in a simplest way 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 and the ist is endless I am clearly going to have an excellent time reading them. Description taken from Penguin BooksA delightful read no one understands nature ike Ruskin Bond and it takes his ability to put 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. So much from this book a review will never do justice
to the feeling Nature gives And takes away And gives againRuskin the feeling Nature gives And takes away And gives againRuskin s Book of Nature is a soothing balm to one s soul This book is ike petrichor on a summer s day pleasant and comfortingMy heart was pounding while reading Big cat tales as I was expecting a tragic end The ending came as a total surprise But as Ruskin Bond says The tiger is the very soul of India and when the Basic Anatomy and Physiology of the Human Body last tiger has gone so will the soul of the country Let s hope that our country would never descend to thatevel May there always be tigers Great anthology of Nature trails by Ruskin Bond The division into further sections Soins naturels pour les cheveux 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 If there is anything that has helped in my early morning andate *Evening Metro Commute To And From Work It Is This *metro commute to and "from work it is this bliss As someone who reveres and finds spirituality "work it is this bliss As someone who reveres and finds spirituality nature the same way as this man reading this book was Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, Tome 44 : Mon papa n'est pas mon papa 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 picked this up to read 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 progressed 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 plant flowers in such a deceptively simple yet clearanguage is absolutely wonderful It s ike 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 but reread the same chapters over and over again the chapter I especially reveled was on Rains Overall this book is a nature overs retreat Absolutely oved it Was perfect therapy to give peace to my heart a pleasant and peace giving book. Ricism of his prose and his sharp yet sympathetic eye Ruskin Bond has few euals 'Once again this writer from Mussoorie captivates with his collection of nature pieces Sunday Midday 'Bond uses his pen as a brush to paint sensuous images of his experiences with nature and beckons his readers into his imagination a book that relaxes the eyes rests the mind ulls the noise and L'Art au XXe sicle : Tome 1, Les avant-gardes lets one drift into the idyllicife with nature that most of us are unable to ead' Dawn.