India is a country full of surprises and are hidden in places that finding them itself is mesmerizing. Though we had done good amount of googling to find more about this lovely place, Galagnath hidden in a small village on the banks of Tungabhadra, one can get lost, practically. After having done a quick stop… Continue reading Sparsha Linga
It is so so true that life is a journey and one can discover more beauty that the destination alone. Our plan was very clear that we reach Galaganath temple before 3 pm so that we could return to Haveri before sun down. We were travelling from Chitradurga fort post our lovely time at the… Continue reading Haralahalli Shivan!!
India is indeed Colourful and so is its believes.. It was wonderful to have an unexpected stop at the Bannari Amman Temple. She has such a soothing effect on your soul.
Food is always the backbone of any city and little towns of this beautiful country is always mesmerizing. One such place that we happen to visit was Chitradurga during December. The temperatures were down but this rock city still held its warmth in the air. The hotel was not that helpful and it prompted us… Continue reading Durga Foodie
Stones can be a guardian when used to fortify Stones can be an art when crafted by an artisan Stones can beautify when weather does its natural work Chitradurga, is an fort that is a combination of all where nature has worked along with the kings of yesteryears to build at fort that was a… Continue reading Chitra & Durga
Chilli, Red and spicy... one of the major ingredients for any preparation in India. The mere thought of Red Chilli sends one in an imagination of a Red or deep Orange coloured shriveled crescent moon structure filled with capsaicin seeds. Chilli as such is not a native of India but rather an origin from New… Continue reading Byadgi Chilli
80ft below the surface, a thought that can send shivers and goosebumps.. many channels to one room can confuse but at the same time, can also be a safe bet. The Ankalagi caves, at Chandravali is a delight to be. We had driven all the way from Chennai and reached there by 2.30 in the… Continue reading Ankalagi Caves (Chandravali)
The glow of the sun, running of the deer, temples of Chennai, paint brush, deforestation, water conservation, sponges, walls... Oh!! a random collection that I am trying to put here... Well this is about the fun that some of the Chennai folks had on a beautiful morning as the sun tried to peep out of… Continue reading Environmental Artist!!
The first time that I heard of Bishnupur, it did not rekindle any feelings. Yeah, like any other local town in India, this could yet another city. Now, the mind does play tricks and I happened to start reading about this town and what got me excited was that this small town some 130 odd… Continue reading Terracotta Adda – Bishnupur
A regular Saturday afternoon on the banks of Khoai river, near Shantiniketan is a beautiful setting of the Khoai Hatt every Saturday. Those tall "Sonajhuri" trees adorned every meter of the ground. Under these lovely trees and as the sun shines right above your head the khoai market gets into a shape. The expanses gets… Continue reading Soulful Baul!!!