Heritage

Hampi Landscapes in 60 Minutes

18
Jan
2014
Hampi, Sunset

After an action packed 2 days in Bengaluru shooting the first leg of The Third Eye Tour, our next brief stop was at Hampi, something I was keenly looking forward to on this tour. Going back, I remember my first camera was a Kodak KB 10 which I had bought for Rs 700 in 10th grade back in high school for a school trip to Hampi. That was a memorable trip and I wanted to make sure that I had a camera to capture some wonderful moments with my friends before we passed out of high school and parted ways, that was back in 2005.

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Jaipur - Royalty Beckons [Part 1]

11
Mar
2011

If a picture is worth a thousand words, no number of pictures can describe the beauty, history, art, culture, and the people of this magnificent city of Jaipur. Jaipur the capital of Rajasthan is popularly known as the Pink City with broad avenues and spacious gardens. The capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur is steeped in history and culture. Here the past comes alive in magnificent forts and palaces blushed with pink, where once lived the Maharajas. If a picture is worth a thousand words, no number of pictures can describe the beauty, history, art, culture, and the people of this magnificent city of Jaipur.

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Pushkar - Cultural Extravaganza

22
Nov
2010

Pushkar is one of the oldest cities of India. Pushkar lies on the shore of Pushkar Lake.The date of its actual origin is not known, but legend associates Lord Brahma with its creation. It is mentioned that Brahma performed penance here for 60,000 years to have a glimpse of Vishnu.The town frequently visited by the devotees lies to the side of the small Pushkar Lake with its multitudes of bathing ghats and temples. Pushkar is a very important pilgrimage centre for the Hindus and is thronged by plethora of sadhus and devotees.

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Dances of India - Portraying many classical and folk dances of India.

05
May
2010
Dancer in Action

Dance is a physical and visual art form, which has an immediate and massive impact on the spectator. The various Indian forms act like a window to India's rich cultural reservoir. Dance is the form of art, wherein the body is used as a medium of communication. Indian dances have played an influential role in many other realms of art including poetry, sculpture, architecture, literature, music and theater.

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Somanathpur - Architectural Wonder

26
Apr
2010

Somnathpur, a tiny village on the banks of the Kaveri, 140 kms, south-west of Bangalore."There is a stillness and everlastingness about the past, it changes not and has a touch of eternity," wrote Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru in his "Discovery of India.

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