After retirement made extensive explorations of North West Himalayas, actively involved in various online social platforms helping and guiding in the the identification of plants and contributing photographs of duly identified plants to various online databases.
Married to a computer professional who made a beginning from Main Frame Computers and Punched Cards and kept up pace with electronic advancement. She developed my interests in computers and software development. Our two sons are Engineering professionals, elder settled in California USA married to a Biotech professional, with two lovely daughters. Younger son married to an IT Professional is settled in Canada.
During last decade have explored floristics and natural attractions of California on various visits, large number of photographs from the area find their place find place in International Editions of my book on Plant Systematics and in CD ROM of Third Edition.