Tuesday, August 01, 2006

Ooty

Trichy, Capital City'a vutturunga…

enakku ulagathilai'ey romba pudicha idam adhu "Ooty" thaaanga (Queen of Hills)
Mazhai'um mazhai saaarndha idamum' => I really love this atmosphere……..
( naaan ennamo varusam oru 5trips world tour adikiravanu ninaichiteengala? Cha cha,neenga vera :) ) idhuvaraikum naan pona/ paartha edathail migavum pidithadhu'nu sollavaren.

1997 to 2002 :- summer vacation, college study holidays, (mind'a relax pannurathu'ku) newyear, diwali, ayuda poojai, ellathukumey naan ooty'la thaan irrupen..
2001 and 2002'la innum worst, thadiki ullundha ooty'la irrupen

(adhukunu thadiki vila sollaa'dheenga)

naan driving padichadhum ooty'la thaaan..(and I'm proud for that)

ooty'la enga 1st cousin irrukaaru……avaru'na enakku romba istam.
pakka gentlemen, nallavar,vallavar'nu sollikittey pogalaam..
my wellwisher, my role model ellamey ivaru thaaan
pala V.I.P's'a introduce panni vachi irrukaaru, pala vishaiyangalai solli koduthu irrukaaru…
(naan ippa irrukira lifestyle ivaru potta pillaiyaar suli'la start aaanadhu thaan)
naan avara brother'nu thaaan koopiduven


ooty'ku pirstu pirstaa naan ponadhu 4th padikum bodhu thaan………
after that naan ooty mannu'la, sorry malai'la kaal vatcha'dhu 11th std summer holidays'la thaaan…appai'la irrundhu naan 'ooty' atmosphere'la mayangi, adikadi poga aarambichiten….

actual'a , ooty'nu poneengana tourist spots mattum neenga ellam paarthu irrupeenga…
but, adhaium thaandi pala nice sceenaries/views ellam undu…..
am lucky…..ooty and adhan suthu vataaaram full'a suthi irruken….

Hillstation'ngra naala=> early morning mist, birds sound, ucalyptus smell, tea smell (from the factory), cold breeze, greenaries, flowers, big trees, dried leaves, fresh spring water, ellamey enakku romba pudikkum…..
adhuvum enga brother veeta suthi ellamey irrukum…….so, sollava venum?
unnai lykidhu, rasikidhu manamey'nu paadi kittey irrukalam
PS:- Thulluvadho illamai padathula nalla paartheengana, oru song'la rendu small hills naduvula oru big tree'a naduvula saachi vachi adhula dhanush/heroine dance aaduvaanga…
indha place enga brother veetla irrundhu konjam distance'la irrruku……..naan adikadi indha tree'la ukkaandhu thaaan, plums saapiduven, books padipen……
but, andha padam shooting'ku appuram andha tree'a vetti'taaaanga… so sad...

enga brother, pala busy'la irrundhaalum, gardening'la kandipa daily oru half an hour concentrate paniduvaaar.( gardening'la ivara adichika aaal illai. Every year suthu vataarathula eppadium first 3 place'la best gardener prize'a thattiduvaar…)
Garden => vegetables, different types of flowers, some types of trees.
flower'a paricha, brother bayangara upset aagiduvaar…..so, naan indha 420'a idhula mattum kaata maaten..
enga brother veetu garden'la plums tree rendu irruku……….
plums kaaai'a parichi, uppu vachi saapita….mmmmmmmm enna delicious'a irrukum theriuma…….( angai'um 420 thaaan, thotakaarar'ku dimmiki koduthu'tu plums kaai'a parikirathula mmmmmmmm)..

enga brother veetuku mela (inside the forest) oru dam onnu irrukudhu…..nadandhu pona 4kms.
car'la pona 25 kms……..so, naanga eppodumey walking thaaaan…….andha dam'ku pora vali'la u can see lots of 'seetha palam'…….excuse, idhu neenga ninaikira seetha palam illa……… u knw,
Mr.Raamar and Mrs.seetha ramar once upon a time kaatula irrukum bodhu, mrs.seetha'vukku oru palam adikadi raamar kodupaaram…..andha palam idhu……
(Mr.Deer'kum indha palam thaan favourite)
idhu avlo taste'a irrukum………indha palam size paartheengana, naama elandha palam maadhirey irrukum…..aana paarunga, indha palatha parikum bodhu keela paaarthu thaaan parikanum………..sometimes, Mr.Wildboar indha bush'ku keela thaan rest eduthu kittu irrupaaar……..indha dam forest'la irrukira naala, pora vali fulla bayama thaan irrukum……….
though, wild animals irrundhaalum morning time'la avanga ellam cross panna maaatanga……..
once u reach the dam, aiyo chance'ey illa……..full'a water irrukuma…….enakku bayam vandhudum..but, boating ellam illai inga. So, jollly'a vedikai paarthu'tu vandhuruven………
(ps:- roja film'la indha dam pala times vandhu irruku……)
naan, bore adicha indha dam'ku poiduven………

naan, ooty'ku ponen'na atleast oru 25days dera potruven………
(PS:- ellathaimey marandhuduven)

enna aaanalum, evening 6pm'ku mela thani'a walking engaiumey poga maaten……. He he he

Rain vandhudhuchina, naan innum kushi aaagiduven………..
kottra malai'la umberla'va pudichikittu walk pannipoven paaarunga……….
mmm... malai neer sudaadhu theriaadha,
(enakku idhu maadhiri ellam romba pudikum)

March31st or April 1st 2002, ooty'la first time in history'a full ice rain vandhuchi……..
(ice=> all are round shape, (namma ooru villa soodam'nu solluvaanga theriuma? adhumaaadhiri)..kannuku ettuna dhoooram varai, full ice thaan…….aiyo……thank god, annaikunu paarthu naan on the road'la irrundhen……….photos ellam eduthen……ellam my brother kitta thaan irruku…………this time poitu vaaanganum……..

1999 to 2002 ella newyear'um inga thaan enakku start aagaum..(my lucky place)
newyear paarty eppadi'na, oru 10 families and friends , oru small getogether maadhiri irrukum…..December kulir'la open air'la bonfire pottu newyear party nadakkum………
oh yeah, dance'nu vandhuta kuthattam poda first kudhikiradhu naaan illa, yaarachum start panni slow dance aadikittu irrupaanga…….naan konjam form aaaaganum, apppa thaan enakku kuthaatam correct'a varum……

ooty'la naan paartha animals.
1.rabbit (he he he)
2. Snake (endha family'nu theriala)
3. Kaataadu. (deer maadhirey irrukum)
4.bison (Mr.Buffalo'tu moratttu brother)
5. Wild boar ( kaatu panni)
6. one cheetah crossing the road..
avlo thaan…..

ooty'ku poneengana
1. flower show, boating, horse ride idhelam usual…
try to go,
6th mile (tamil cinema'la hero heroine ellam malai mela irrudhu odi varuvaaanaley andha idam),
go for a drive thru ooty gymkhaana club… (golf course) nalla irrukum.
HPF (hindustan photo films),
innoru dam irruku.(forgt the name),
don’t forget to go 'Lovdale'…….aiyo, chance'ey illa………
(minsara kanavu, manadhai thirudi vittai padathula college'a vara idam inga thaan irruku)
Vaali padathula 'O sona' song inga thaan eduthaanga…romba alaga irrukum……….
if u all get a chance, from mettupalayam to ooty, try to go by train……..oh yeah, I swear u guys will enjoy a lot..Uyrie padathula 'thai'a thai'a song paarthu irrukeengala? Adhey thaan…….
morning 6.30am ku oru train irruku ooty'ku poga……………..
Coonoor'ku poneengana.
1.simspark ( u can see all types of rare trees)
2.dolphin nose,
3. pudhusa oru rose garden onnu start panni irrukaaanga (since 2002)…..kandipaa miss pannatheenga.
kothagiri'la irrundhu kodanadu view point'ku poneeengana………u can see all karnataka, jst try……(ps:- indha route'la 6pm,12.30amku appuram car'la poneeengana , sure u'll see some wild wild animals…….luck irrundha)

naan friends kooda, trichy to ooty bike'la atleast oru 30times poi irrupen…..
(PS:- kodaikanal'oda , Ooty thaan best)
(naan mattum enna? Palaghat, coimbatore, tiruppur,erode, palani, moonaaru, karur, trichy, madurai inga ulla college guys ellam kandipa friends kooda bike'la oru tour'achum poi irrupaaanga….)
Capital city guys, ECR'a vutta, bangalore thaan povaaanga, adhuvum car'la thaaan……

last time vacation ponapa…8days mattum thaan stay pannunen……….after that 2days trip ponen……indha thadavai'um atleast oru 5 days dera undu……………
but, kandipa photo eduthutu varen......ok

apppada, ooty'a pathi oru post potaachi…………….
(eludhunadhu konjam thaan (ooty pathi), innum memory'la nerai'a things irruku..but, ellathaium write panna, neenga soru thani illama 3days padika vendiadhu varum……..so, vendam)
he he he

Cheers !!!!!!!!!!

namma ooru bajji, kothu idli saapida jst 37 days more to to.......


poongaaatru veesummmmmmm , ponmaalai nerammmmm.....
kadhodu edho , kooramal kooorummmmmmmm..
utchi vaanam engum odugindra megam.....
kitta vandhu ennai thottu vittu pogum………

10 comments:

Syam said...

ezhil konjum ooty ah pathi nalla oru post..yepdipaa sixer sixer ah adikira...

//thadiki ullundha ooty'la irrupen //

same blood...padikkum pothu...summa coimbatore la irudhu tea saapitu varalaamnu ooty povom... :-)

kodanadu view point anga thaan most of the songs eduthitu irundhaanga foreign la film panrathuku munnadi


few more places vituteenga Mudumalai,pykara dam,Glenmorgan

ai ippavum naan thaan _____

Syam said...

//Capital city guys, ECR'a vutta, bangalore thaan povaaanga, adhuvum car'la thaaan……//

LOL... :-)

visithra said...

syam athuenna tea sapdha ooty going? konjam too muchah illeh? ;p

hey nice post - nah pogatha ooru ooty - so nengeh nalla photos eduhutu post pahningehlam - illathi nangeh ingeh vandhu esuhvohmam - adhuvum antha 4km walk dam photo edungeh

aprohmm cheetah pathurukingehla? wow - nah zooleh than pathuruhkehn :(

ambi said...

excellant post gopi... i felt as if i was there.. naan innum ooty pogalai. shud go...

syamuke ___ kuduthudu! :)

shobana sukumar said...

ooty is a damn gud place...but it has become industrialised now...if u visit darjeeling in future im sure u wud appreciate it a lot and it wud become ur 2nd sweet heart:)

barath said...

romba nalla tourist spot..I visited once.
Nalla pathivu
(ada...namma oorkaararaa neenga!(trichy))

barath said...

not exactly..but we got settled at trichy.And trichy is my most fav city.

Jeevan said...

Supera guide mathiri, suthi katringa, Nice memoris. My too cant forget my Ooty trip, we stayed in the Cooperative Society’s cottage in the Charring Cross. i road towards thotabetta, was very cool. Ooty to Mysore was a nice experiance, got to see many animal's life elephant, bison... Should try to visit again. For me Kodaikanal is my favorite.

My days(Gops) said...

@syam:- ooty my favourite, adhu thaan (naa) vandhudichi.
neenga sonnadha pathi ellam eludhanum.....thani post'a..
for a change puliodhirai bathil, vera edhaachum kelungalen?

@visith:- kandipa, kovai adhan suthu vataaram full'a appadi thaaan.
will bring u some pictures w/out fail...
innum irruku..wil continue..

@ambi:- thanks thala... syam'ku undu..

@shobana:- ya..but certain places are still atmopspheric...
darjeeling engatha poradhu'nga..

@bharath:- trichy'a neenga? wow....angaiya working?

@jeevan :- for me ooty is the best..anyhow, all in the game

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