Artist’s Spread

Artist’s SpreadDakshina Chitra, East Coast Road, Chennai We chanced upon Dakshina Chitra on a recent trip to Chennai. It was a fantastic discovery. The place is an attempt to show case South India’s culture, heritage & architecture in a compact & presentable format. Informative & fun, Dakshina Chitra is enjoyed

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Beautiful Banasura

It was a long anticipated family vacation. We decided to drive down to Wayanad, a destination that had figured in many previous plans, but had never got the final vote. The charming looking Banasura Hill Resort was the chosen pit stop. My excitement was heightened by a new gadget –

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Mixed Beauty

Mixed BeautyLotus Mahal, Hampi This photogenic centerpiece of the Zenana Enclosure employs both Hindu (base structure & roof) & Islamic (seen in the arches) architectural styles. You could sit on the lawns & feast your eyes on this beauty for long times. —–Related Posts:~ Photo Feature – Old Geneva Town

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Surreal Temple

Surreal TempleUnderground Shiva Temple, Hampi Being underground, this temple is filled with water in many places (not to mention the bats). The stagnant water makes for some surreal shots. —–Related Posts:~ Photo: Man & Peace~ Photo Feature – Old Geneva Town (Part 3)~ Photo Feature – Linger At Balur Estate

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Golden Vittala

Golden VittalaVittala Temple, Hampi Vittala Temple is the most extravagant architectural showpiece of Hampi. It was fortunate that we scheduled this temple complex for late evening, since the golden hour was just fantastic for photography. But it also meant that we really had to hurry & had to deal with

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