Never ever did I ever cross a land border, until November, 2015. I crossed to Ecuador from Peru on an international bus. The image above shows the common immigration check point. I believe that the border presents unique feeling of one being secure or insecure. In fact, both co-exist, as everyone is aware of the… Read More Crossing the Safe/Unsafe Peru-Ecuador Border- WPC: Security
I took this picture while I was on the way to Vaishno Devi Temple, Katra, Jammu, India. One of the revered shrine of Hindus where Goddess Mata Vaishno Devi rests. It is located at a height of 5200 Feet and 12 KM above the Katra Base Camp. In response to this week’s WordPress Photo Challenge… Read More Goddess Awaits Past this Dense Fog- WPC: Dense
Praça da Liberdade denotes Liberty Square in Belo Horizonte- a city located in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil. This photo was taken by me on my visit to Brazil in August 2016. I consider the image of Praça da Liberdade a perfect selection for this Week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: It is Easy Being Green!… Read More The ‘Green’ Belo Horizonte, Brazil -WordPress Photo Challenge: It IS Easy Being Green!
I documented every aspect of my trip to Brazil in August, 2016, while I was on an academic visit. The image above has been taken from the flight window while leaving Rio de Janeiro on the way to Brasilia on Avianca Brasil flight. I consider this image to be a suitable choice for this week’s… Read More Up in the air and Atop in Rio- WPC: Atop
Lima is a desert so are the other parts of Peru, however, Miraflores stands in contrast – high rise buildings and the natural beauty that coexists as one can see in the picture above.
I have been toying with the idea of running a blog for several years- most ended after it started. I could not sustain the frequency of posting, as internet connection was not under my reach nor did I have a laptop or computer or for that matter not even a smart phone to operate a… Read More Travel Sans Blogging – It’s my Blog anniversary
“Latitude 0” also known as Mitad del Mundo (Middle of the world) is the point from where the Equator passes. Being located in the outskirts of Quito, Ecuador – no can actually guess from the surrounding areas that we would be actually arriving to such a point where two hemispheres of the Earth meet.… Read More Met the Latitude 0 – WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: The Road Taken
These hand gestures welcomes the passengers while on arrival at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGI), Terminal III. They represent the various hand gestures of Indian dance forms also called as ‘mudras’.… Read More A symmetry worth looking at Delhi’s IGI,WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: A Good Match
While on a trip to the United States in May 2016, I found some kids playing football at the Central Park, New York. As you may see a small kid in a blue pant struggling to just get a chance to kick the football. Since I experienced the game for almost an hour, I felt that he… Read More And he played, WPC: Against the odds
I am a Hindu by faith and practice, nevertheless like many others cutting across the differences of religion and belief systems visit Golden Temple located at Amritsar in the Indian state of Punjab. It is the holiest shrine for people of Sikh religion and in fact was once a hotbed of activities pertaining to… Read More The Shadow, the Past and the Golden Temple, Amritsar- WPC: Shadow