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Deccan dyke swarms, January 29 - February 3, 2010

January 29: Departure. Quite strangely because of the snowy conditions on many European airports, almost all the participants are here at University of Pune and ready by the end of the morning. After lunch at the excellent canteen of the SET Guest House. We leave in the early afternoon for a long trip to Dhule, Northeast of Pune, that we will reach late in the evening.

Introducing Parnali


With her disarmingly smile, Parnali offers all the participants a superb and perfumed red rose. It is the first time I am offered a rose...