In 2007 July, I went to Ladakh in my bike. A short version of the travelogue was published in the Malayalam automobile magazine, 'Fast Track' in December 2007. The longer version lay idle in my computer. Though a book publisher had shown interest in publishing it as part of a book, it didn't come through so far.
But recently somebody called me asked if I could share the story in his portal. It is a web portal in Malayalam called Nalamidam. Rasheed liked the write-up so much that he desisted from editing it and is publishing a 3-part serial.
Those who can read Malayalam, those who might enjoy reading about an adventurous motorcycle ride into Himalayas and into oneself, can find it here. To those who cannot read Malayalam - sorry, I am too lazy to translate it to English!
Hope you will enjoy the ride.
********** Balachandran V, Trivandrum 25-12-2011