Joy Ride to Nowhere and back on the Chennai Metro

#ChennaiMetro #Joyride #MetroRail **Click on pictures for full resolution view So I am a big metro fan.  I loved the tubes in London and the trains in Amsterdam.  I dont get a chance or the inspiration to commute on the Bangalore Metro very often.  The Koyambedy Metro is stones throw away from my parent’s place…

Going to the Shaap – Having Toddy in God’s Own Country

Toddy as such is ubiquitious in India in different places. Usually sourced from Palm or coconut trees, it can be had in the pure and unfermented form called Neera and in the fermented form called Kallu. Kallu is not all about getting drunk though. The coconut toddy is also used in making appam for fermenting…

Pillars of Suchindram

These are the pillars taken in the temple of Suchindram, located near Nagercoil, Tamilnadu. For more information on temple click here This is quite a similar theme across many temples in South India but imagine the kind of skill of in those age that perfected the art of symmetry with mind blowing results Linked to ABC…

Impressive Paintings at Ajantha Caves

in darkness an art unfolds lighting the senses Taken in the AjanthaCaves, Maharashtra, this painting depicts Panini holding a lotus flower (click on name to read info on Wikipedia) These impressive paintings are a sight to behold and the experience of seeing it for real is something to be cherished and will always be remembered….

Comfort and charm @ Granpa’s Inn, Goa

A good place for staying in Goa, the hotel has beautiful decors and excellent rooms.  It is this old colonial houses that has been converted to a hotel and it looks like it too with antique furniture and show pieces that shows its history. The pool is brilliant and both me and my better half…

Travel & Experiences

every step taken new experiences travel hard There is something surreal about B&W’s that simply inspires. I find them so much more better and visually appeasing than color. Wouldn’t you agree? For more memes click here

Giant Prayer Wheels at the Golden Temple, Bylakuppe

giant prayer wheels may every turn be for the better Taken in the Golden Temple, Bylakuppe, one of the largest Tibetan settlements  located in Karnataka.  I changed my signature in my photos to include the eye of Horus.  Tell me if u like it. Linked to ABC Wednesday (G).. For more memes click here

Faith

spirituality and religion mixed and misinterpreted true faith wins Taken at the Golden Temple, Bylakuppe, Karnataka early in the morning EXIF – 1/50, f/5.6, ISO 400 Linked to ABC Wednesday (F). For more memes click here