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To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive – Robert Louis Stevenson.

Paris Streets: Guitarist, taking a break

The Guitarist

Paris had a fair number of musicians playing some really soulful music in its streets. I don’t know whether its┬áthat musicians are …

Chenna Kesava Temple Belur

Chennakesava Temple at Belur

Our next stop on our four day trip around Bangalore after visiting Sravanabelagola and Halebidu or Dwarasumadra was at the Chennakesava temple …

Hoysaleswara temple, Halebidu

Hoysaleswara Temple Halebidu

s After visiting the Sravanabelagola Jain temple, we went to our next stop on the itinerary – the Hoysaleswara temple at Halebidu. …

Beautiful skies at Sravanabelagola Jain Temple

Sravanabelagola Jain temple

One of my earliest memories of Sravanabelagola was of a huge – almost impossibly high idol. I also remember watching the Mahamashtakabhisheka …

Waterfall at Cherrapunjee


The city was very chilly – even in October. It sent shivers through my bones even though it wasn’t snowing. I couldn’t …

Clock Tower Tbilisi

Tbilisi’s puppet theater

Rezo Gabriadze, the gregarious puppeteer has built Tbilisi’s puppet theater at Shavteli street. Built painstakingly over the years from a lone building, …