Here is one from Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India. During my trip to the desert the last year, I was there in June, peak summer, hence off season. So, for a camel ride that costs about ₹1200 normally, I got it in ₹400. They posed too 🙂 The series continues, rest can be found here. Cheers!! Continue reading The ones that didn’t win – III
So, my quest of shooting the icons of Mumbai continues in this post too. In the earlier posts, the Tulsi Pipe road, Haji Ali Dargah, Chor Bazaar and the Queen’s Necklace have been covered. This time, it is the ₹1600 crore worth engineering marvel, the Bandra- Worli Sealink. The shots have been shot from the Bandra Fort, in company of Dipanwita, and the other shots … Continue reading Glimpses of Mumbai: Bandra – Worli Sealink
It has been almost a month at this business hub of India. In my earlier post on Mumbai, I said, people appear to be distant, and that they bother about their own business mostly. Well, that feeling hasn’t changed. A certain respect has come up for the people who manage to squeeze into the suburban trains in the peak hours. The Hanging Gardens, Mahalaxmi Temple, … Continue reading Glimpses of Mumbai – 2
Now, for the final point of attraction of my Jaisalmer trip, the Sam Sand Dunes. These sand dunes are a part of the Thar desert, that exists on the western side of India. Dust storms, fine ever-shifting sand, camels and along with them, tourists, all are found in plenty here. Almost all the places to stay in Jaisalmer offer day and/or night trip. The day … Continue reading TTL: Jaisamer – Sam Sand Dunes
Day 1 ended on a sad note, that I cracked my phone. But, Day 2 was happier, because, my replacement phone would reach me in some time. With a happy thought in heart, we left in the morning for Red Fort and Jama Masjid and other places like Lotus Temple and all. Except, it was Monday and all the monuments were closed. A little disheartened, we went directly to … Continue reading TTL: Delhi II
Hi there, If you followed the news, yesterday, i.e 4th of April, 2015, there was a lunar eclipse. The eastern part of India, the 7 sister states and the Andaman Islands, they got the view of the complete penumbra to penumbra eclipse, but where I reside, it was more of a glimpse of the umbra and then the waning penumbra. Nevertheless, I perched myself up … Continue reading Blood Moon and some more…
Hi there all, Another Weekly challenge response post! Am liking these prompts! Keeps us on our toes often. So Reward, to me is something that satiates me, makes me happy, gives me peace! I love to drive, and a road like this, is always very rewarding! And, it doesn’t end there. You know you are being rewarded, when you see this skyline out of your window. … Continue reading Reward: Peace!!
Another year gone! A year which had more of dips than the ups in whole. Settled in a new city for the greater part of the year, made some friends, developed a few crushes….met some disappointments too. The good things … got my first camera, got appreciated at work, started the blog…not bad in total. Anyway, thats past, wont come back and the year hasnt … Continue reading New Year 🙂