Hampi – The Echoes of Glory

The empire is long gone. Its relics scattered across a breathtaking boulder strewn landscape once chosen for its impregnability. Desolate ruins, lacking the antiquity of Egypt, the precision of Inca stonework or the mathematical coding of Angkor Wat. But Hampi’s stones – those chiselled by man into intricate divine forms, as well as those worn smooth by the elements – whisper stories.…

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The Things I Take For Granted!

I have mentioned before how I am was not in the habit of carrying my camera with me except when I traveled…..of how I took the beauty around me for granted. There is a saying in Hindi that describes this attitude – “Ghar ki murghi dhal barabar” – that roughly translates to ‘Chicken cooked at home…

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