Provocans Ad Volandum

15 Mar

Translated: Incitement to Fly.

Credits: OJ and her now-defunct Canon PowerShot in sepia mode. And this fabulous institution, frequently ranked the number one arts college in the country.

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11 Responses to “Provocans Ad Volandum”

  1. Shivani March 15, 2010 at 12:23 pm #

    Yaaayy, my college, my college!! Actually, I started jumping the moment I read the title of the post πŸ™‚

    Thanks for this pic. Monday morning made!

  2. Anjali March 15, 2010 at 1:04 pm #

    I think I saw it from outside once when I was visiting Bombay. Your pic makes it look even more imposing! It is an incitement to fly πŸ™‚

  3. Gentle Whisperer March 15, 2010 at 4:15 pm #

    Sigh..

    I spent two years and they were the best years ever.

    Xaviers, not just a college. It’s a way of life. πŸ™‚

  4. Mom Gone Mad March 17, 2010 at 5:28 am #

    The ole Alma Mater.

    Off I go to drown in nostalgia.

    Thanks for posting this:-)

  5. Orange Jammies March 17, 2010 at 9:34 am #

    Shivani: Ours. πŸ™‚

    Anjali: The picture is a huge disappointment. I don’t believe it does justice to the real deal at all. 😦

    Gentle Whisperer: So true. It was on the college tee-shirt one year.

    Mom Gone Mad: Really??! When? And why did you not say hello? πŸ˜›

  6. Mom Gone Mad March 17, 2010 at 8:50 pm #

    Am an oldie, dearest. Was there from 96 – 98. And you?:-)

  7. Orange Jammies March 17, 2010 at 11:14 pm #

    Mom Gone Mad: ’94 to ’99. What was that about oldies again?

  8. Mallika March 18, 2010 at 12:13 am #

    what happened to the camera OJ?

  9. Orange Jammies March 18, 2010 at 12:18 am #

    Mallika: I’m wondering if I’m permitted to say old age. This was my older Canon, bought in 2005. My new one is a PowerShot too, so you probably thought I was referring to that. πŸ™‚

  10. surabhi March 29, 2010 at 11:41 pm #

    ah, the wonderful first quadrangle.
    i belong here too… looked around for you at the 140 years celebration.

  11. Orange Jammies March 30, 2010 at 12:09 am #

    surabhi: I was in Himachal, Sur. Missed attending. 😦 Did you get the coffee table book?

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