Udaipur in colour

Udaipur is one of the most beautiful and romantic cities in India. The city Palace overlooking the Grand lake Pichola is a treasure trove of medieval folklore and artefacts. The … Continue Reading →


Shiva as Rudra

Bhuleshwar Temple Photo Feature

Bhuleshwar temple, located around 50 km from Pune is one of the finest examples of temple murals in Maharashtra. It’s said to have been constructed in the 13th century, and … Continue Reading →


Shiva as Natraj

Neelkantheshwar Photo Feature

Neelkantheshwar is a Shiva temple around 50km from Pune. Although the stone temple has been in existence for hundreds of years, this place is better known for the scores of … Continue Reading →


Stone Chariot, Vitthal Mandir

Glorious Hampi – Vitthal Temple, Royal Enclosure & Hazara Ram

Day 3 : Early morning we shifted to Padma Guest House at Hampi (Virupaksha) Bazar so that it would be easier to commute to all other locations. We also hired 2 … Continue Reading →


Virupaksha temple from Hemkuta hill

Glorious Hampi – Anegondi, Virupaksha & Hemkuta

Looking for pictures? Head over to the gallery We’d been to Hampi in Sept 2010. It does not rain a lot in Hampi, so the weather was perfect for photography! … Continue Reading →


Sri Lanka Travel Tips

I’m writing this post as a followup to my experiences in Sri Lanka outlined in my previous blog posts. Note that all references to costs etc. are as of October … Continue Reading →