Lazy Sunday Photo- At the Footboard of the Karnataka Express Train

By Mridula Dwivedi January 4, 2009 4 Comments
At the Footboard of the Karnataka Express Train

All these years I wonder how come I never traveled near the door of a train. It is a very common practice in India, however no one is thrilled at my adventure at home! And before you think it is not a common practice, have a look below.

A Young Lad at the Other Door of Karnataka Express Train
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4 thoughts on “Lazy Sunday Photo- At the Footboard of the Karnataka Express Train”

  1. believe me boss..i used to travel like this sitting on the steps of the train between mumbai chennai for years what a pix..u made me nostalgic mridula..bahhh..i am crying..

  2. Priyank, Lakshmi told me about it! I wonder if I am the only person who traveled on the footboard so late!Ramesh, don’t! Dubai must be having its own share of eccentric things to do!Lakshmi you too! Sesha immediately told me that he is really not looking forward to my insurance money anytime soon!

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I am Mridula Dwivedi and I started blogging on 'Travel Tales from India' in June 2005. I renamed it Travel Tales from India & Abroad in 2016. Within a few months of the launch my travel blog found a mention on both the BBC and The Guardian. I also featured in a National Geographic Skoda Yeti Video. I was recently featured on

I quit my job as a professor in May 2015. I am having a blast ever since. I do not miss my work but sometime I do miss my salary! Somewhere along the journey I ended up acquiring a Ph.D. from IIT Kanpur! I now wonder why?

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