Thousand Pillar Temple!

Thousand Pillar Temple is located near Warangal in Telangana state, India. It was constructed in the Kakatiya architecture by the Kakatiya dynasty in the 12th-13th century. There are innumerable rock pillars in the temple with exquisite carvings on them as well as the walls of the temple. The idols are Lord Siva, Vishnu, and Surya….

On the Top of a Hill!

The point of time when the sun is rising and the moon is reluctant to take its leave. Serene is the location on the top of a mountain early in the morning!  The chirpings of the birds are vaguely audible. We are on top of a hill in Munnar, Kerala as a part of our…

Through the Window!

Train journeys often offer a wild view of great sceneries, farmlands, and places which are less likely to be seen otherwise. We traveled through the parts of four South Indian states, Telangana, Andra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Kerala by train recently and the beauty that our eyes received was incredible. The geographic features changed as…

Humans and the Bay of Bengal!!!

It was really great to visit the beautiful and clean port city Visakhapatnam a few months back. Witnessed the different views, colors, and beauty of the sea there. The beach is such a lovely place in the evening time. I am quite familiar with the Arabian sea. Now the Bay of Bengal is also awesome. Took…

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: All One Color

This is my first entry to a challenge other than the Daily Post in WordPress. But always do I keep an eye on the beautiful photographs taken by talented photographers for Cee’s challenges as well as a few other challenges. And, today I felt it’s the right time to jump in.     To enjoy…

The Sculpture of Hussain Sagar

The status of the long planned small outings rarely changes from ‘Planned’ to ‘In progress’ or ‘Done’. It used to remain as ‘Planned’ in most cases. This time we decided to go out all of a sudden in the afternoon and without much thought, my husband suggested going to the Hussain Sagar lake in Hyderabad. We left…

Once again with the Pines!!!

Weekly Photo Challenge: Dense It’s a fantastic feeling to stand tall with the pines, camouflaged as one among them in the middle of this densely populated trees once again even after visiting a number of times before. The bounties of this wonderful place include adventures of trekking on an uneven earth along with a kind of…

Cruising Through ‘The Venice of the East’

I always love water bodies. You cannot image how long can I stay calm and just look at the water, doing nothing. The perseverance of the waving ripples never fails to spellbind me. On weekends, along with my close friend I used to sit on the banks of the temple tank in our village after…