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2009-12-18

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Love traveling across India and capturing what I see in images. There is so much to discover and one.. life is not enough. I just love the experience. This is my small attempt to share my experiences.. with the world.

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  • Roses of Ooty Rose Garden - 1
    on Dec 18, 2016 in garden Ooty rose Tamil Nadu
    There are many roses of different colours and sizes at the Government Rose Garden at Ooty.  They differ from each other with very minute differences. One of the them is in... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
  • Egret, Chilka Lake
    on Dec 17, 2016 in birds Chilka lake Orissa
    Chilka Lake which is around 55 kms from Puri is home for many birds. One can get to see many birds in this place during the winter months. Among other birds we could spot Egret. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
  • Siddhara Basadi, ShravanabelagolaAt Shravanabelagola on the Indragiri hill there are various ancient monuments all over the hillock. One among them is Siddhara Basadi immediately to the right of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
  • Aravelam Waterfalls
    on Dec 11, 2016 in Aravelam Goa waterfalls
    Aravelam in Goa has many spots of interest. In the vicinity of Rudreshwar Temple is very scenic and is a beautiful picnic spot that has a waterfall. This charming waterfall cascades down from the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
  • Spotted Owlet at Hebbal Park, Bangalore
    on Dec 10, 2016 in Bangalore birds Hebbal Karnataka lake
    Hebbal Lake in north Bangalore is favorite spot for various colourful birds. People have identified nearly 100 spices of birds here. One among them is Spotted... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for f...
  • Puri Beach
    on Dec 7, 2016 in beach Orissa Puri
    Puri Beach is on the shore of the Bay of Bengal in the holy city of Puri. The beach is comparatively clean and quite place.  The long sandy beach is picturesque and the water here is... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
  • Sri Chintala Venkataramana Swamy Temple, TadipatriThis beautiful temple in Tadipatri is right in the heart of the city. It is believed that the temple was built in the mid 16th century by Sri Thimma Naidu under the orders of the Vijayanagara... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website fo...
  • Inscriptions, ShravanbelaglaThrough out the state of Karnataka one can find more than 24000 Kannada inscriptions. Most of these relate to Buddhism and Jainism. They were inscribed during the rule of various dynasties such as... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
  • Chandragiri, Shravanabelagola
    on Aug 30, 2016 in hill Karnataka Shravanabelagola
    At Shravanabelagola there are two huge hillocks Chandragiri and Indragiri. Indragiri with the statue of Bahubali is more popular of the two among the tourists. The Chandragiri smaller of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
  • Hutheesing Temple, AhmedabadHutheesing Temple in Ahmedabad is very ornate temple known for its sculptural work. The construction of the temple is initiated by Shet Hathisinh Kesarisinh and it was completed in 1848. This... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
  • Red-wattled Lapwing at Malyadi Bird Sanctuary
    on Aug 27, 2016 in birds Karnataka Malyadi sanctuary
    Malyadi Bird Sanctuary near Udupi is one of of the upcoming site for bird watchers. There are various birds that one can see here. One among them is Red-wattled... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full...
  • Bindu Sarovar, Bhubaneshwar
    on Aug 23, 2016 in Bhubaneshwar lake Orissa
    Bindu Sarovar in Bhubaneshwar is a sacred lake surrounded by various temples. The 1300 feet long and 700 feet wide large lake has a tiny island with several shrines in its middle. This... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...
  • Gangtok, the Hill Top
    on Aug 21, 2016 in flower Gangtok Sikkim
    Our tour of Sikkim started from its capital Gangtok. We had reached this place late in the night and we were welcomed by chilling cold. Next day morning we stated the local tour of this beautiful... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websit...
  • Black-headed Ibis at Malyadi Bird Sanctuary
    on Aug 20, 2016 in birds Karnataka Malyadi sanctuary
    Malyadi Bird Sanctuary near Udupi is one of of the upcoming site for bird watchers. There are various birds that one can see here. One among them is Black-headed Ibis. They have... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for...
  • Sat Kaman, PavagadhThe fort in Pavagadh has several gates on all directions. Close to one of of the gates on the Western side is Sat Kaman or the 7 arches. This is up on the hill just 4 kms from the base of the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website fo...
  • Farmagudi Shri Gopal Ganapati Temple, Ponda
    on Aug 14, 2016 in architecture Farmagudi Goa Ponda temple
    Farmagudi is just 3 kms from the main Ponda City. Here Shri Gopal Ganapati Temple is located amidst beautiful natural surroundings. Herdmen while gazing cattle near the hill had discovered the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websit...
  • Poetry in Stone - 32This is thirty second in the series on the rich cultural heritage of temples in India. The sculptural work in each of these temples are always admirable. In the Chennakesava... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websit...
  • Dashavatara, ElloraIn Ellora the cave numbered as 15 is a Hindu Temple. To reach this magnificent Cave No. 15 one has to climb up series of steps where the entire court has been hewn... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web...
  • Birds of Jakkur Lake - 3, Bangalore
    on Aug 6, 2016 in Bangalore birds Jakkur Karnataka lake
    Jakkur Lake in north Bangalore you can come across some colourful birds.  Here is glimpse some of the birds. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]...
  • Remains of Patan Fort
    on Aug 2, 2016 in architecture fort Gujarat heritage Patan
    The ancient town of Patan is a fortified town is founded by Vanraj Chavda.  The old fort of the Hindu kingdom is nearly vanquished and only a wall can be seen on the way from Kalka to Rani ki... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...

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