City Nature - Semal Tree, Connaught Place

City Nature – Semal Tree, Connaught Place

The small wonder. [Text and photos by Mayank Austen Soofi] The most beautiful thing in Connaught Place, Delhi’s Colonial-era shopping district, cannot be purchased. It’s a tree in E-block: semal, or bombax ceiba. The towering deciduous tree clashes with the…