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Meenakshi Temple Madurai: Did someone say they would bomb this place?

Picture this: A man called Johnson has an illicit relationship with a woman. Another man called Satish objects to this. Irked by the objection, Johnson informs the police that Satish has planted a bomb in the famous Meenakshi Temple. The 3000 … Continue reading

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The motorman in Coonoor

On a trip to experience the slow life in Ooty, my husband and I got into what is popularly called ‘The toy train’. Some things in certain parts of the universe such as the quiet hamlets in small town India, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned

Abandoned places have a certain mystique surrounding them. With the face of Mumbai changing fast, I’m glad there are some places that will remain a testimony to the city’s history even if unused. These pictures are of a vet hospital … Continue reading

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Ellora caves: Part I

There are so many engaging ideas for interior design, that I couldn’t stop shooting these corners. Another ornate wall inside the many rooms you can rest your weary self. Another view of a stairway that leads to the upper floor. … Continue reading

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