The Rail Engine Display

By    May 31st 2016    12 Comments  Posted in My Photoblog, Others

Though travelling long distance nowadays in rail is an expensive affair, both in terms of time and money, but its charm is unique.  If you are a traveler by railways, you might have noticed that nowadays rail engines are displayed outside the prominent stations to show the railway heritage. Location: Katihar Railway Station, Bihar Date of Shooting :03/04/2015 […]

Patwon Ki Haveli – The Glorious Mansion in Jaisalmer

By    May 29th 2016    9 Comments  Posted in India, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan

Haveli means a mansion. They were belonged to the ministers of the Kings, rich merchants and Zamindars. They symbolized the power and prestige in the society. In Jaisalmer, Patwas were very rich traders along the old silk route. They built the Patwon Ki Haveli which took over 50 years to complete and became one of […]

Namdapha National Park | Arunachal Pradesh

Our journey to a wild and relatively unexplored National Park in India, Namdapha National Park, started early in the morning.  There was a well maintained road from Digboi in Assam to Jagun Check Gate in Arunachal Pradesh. But the road thereafter was horrible. Miao, a small town in Changlang district and our entry point to […]

Indian Palm Squirrel

This three stripped Indian Palm Squirrel is found naturally in India and Srilanka. Location: At Fort Pokhran, District- Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India. Date of Shooting :20/10/2015 Shot with Nikon D7000, FL – 140 mm, f/8, ISO 100 and SS- 1/200 sec.

Kaho and Kibithu |The Eastern Most Parts of India

By    May 12th 2016    32 Comments  Posted in Arunachal Pradesh, East Arunachal, India

We reached the eastern most part of India bordering with China. Here, a banner in the lone shop received us with ‘Welcome to Kaho’. It is a small shop but no less than a mini departmental store. You get here everything including apparels, footwear, cosmetics, groceries, foods, tea, beer and whisky. And on the front desk, […]