Huaca Pucllana denotes the past of Lima, Peru also known as part of Lima culture as distinct from the popular Inca culture of Cusco, Peru. The image shown above is not the typical image used to depict Huaca Pucllana, so as to draw a contrast in response to the theme of WordPress Weekly Photo… Read More The Earth that was: Huaca Pucllana – WPC: Earth
The image above is of Tuol Sleng Museum that denotes the persecution during Khmer Rouge regime. I took this image while on my visit to the Museum at Phnom Penh, Cambodia in February, 2016. As one goes through the details of the brutalities during the regime, one would agree that Death and Persecution awaited in… Read More Death Awaits in Surprise at Tuol Sleng- WPC: Surprise
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.