ಒಣ ರೋದನ

To waste, to destroy our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land instead of using it so as to increase its usefulness, will result in undermining in the days of our children the very prosperity which we ought by...

Cows on the beach

W hen I was in conversation with Dr Sathyajit of Ayurveda Yoga Village  which is newly built on Dhareshwara beach , Kumta ,  two things made me curious . Ayurveda consultation is free for locals and second is in the...

Color Pallet of Koodalasangama morning

A 6th century temple complex built by the great Chalukyas is even today is part of daily life in Badami, Bagalakot. People flock during festivals and weekends to take blessings . On Shivaratri night people come here camp and sing...

Ram fights( ಟಗರಿನ ಕಾಳಗ )

Ram fight one of the oldest blood sport between two rams ( large horned alpha male sheep) found in many parts of the world even today. Today this contest is played much safer and with lot of rules with the...

Force feeding ritual in Ganiga and Dasappa society

Not very far from Bangalore happens a weird celebration just after Ugadi festival where few people from one community force feed the prasada ( ಪ್ರಸಾದ )  to other community people. It may look bit horrifying and weird but all is well...

Manteswami Mahakavya

Manteswami Mahakavya is one of the very important and unique oral folk epic in Kannada. This epic is kept alive by Neelagaras , the deities of saint Manteswami by singing these folk songs for centuries in the region of Mysore,...

study : Folk practices

ಜನಪದ ಆಚರಣೆಗಳ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ
16 04 2017
Ram fights( ಟಗರಿನ ಕಾಳಗ )

Ram fight one of the oldest blood sport between two rams ( large horned alpha male sheep) found in many...

04 04 2017
Pooja dance in fairs

Pooja dance ( pooja ಕುಣಿತ )  is a one of the folk dance form of Karantaka  in which the goddess...

03 04 2017
Force feeding ritual in Ganiga and Dasappa society

Not very far from Bangalore happens a weird celebration just after Ugadi festival where few people from one community force feed...

19 02 2017
Manteswami Mahakavya

Manteswami Mahakavya is one of the very important and unique oral folk epic in Kannada. This epic is kept alive...

16 02 2017
Mudi seve in Siddappaji Jatra

Called as biggest fair in Chamarajnagar district of Karnataka , Siddappaji fair in Chikkallur is also one of the very...

10 12 2016
Chandavar feast ( ಚಂದಾವರ ಪೇಸ್ತ್)

We are Muslim.  We are visiting this church from our Grandfather's time .  This church has special powers  -A family...

study :Landscapes

ಭೂದೃಶ್ಯಗಳ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ
31 10 2017
ಒಣ ರೋದನ

To waste, to destroy our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land instead of using it so as to...

26 10 2016
Himalaya Black and white photos :2

Black and whites shot in my this year's Himalayan trip Most of them are shot on my iPhone 5s

16 10 2016
Himalaya Black and white photos :1

How can I not shoot black and whites if I go to Himalayas ! All photos shot with my DSLR....

16 07 2016
Some monsoon Visuals of Agumbe

Did a memorable trek in the western ghats in the rain to a waterfall called "Onake Abbi " but could...

20 05 2016
puddle patterns

I was exploring some locations in the Closepet granite regions of Ramanagar and Magadi and this photo I wanted to...

22 04 2016
submerged  graveyard of Sharavathi

Today is the earth day and we are celebrating it . Intellectuals run talk shows, politicians release funds, TVs run...

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ಉಳಿದ ಲೇಖನಗಳು
31 10 2017
ಒಣ ರೋದನ

To waste, to destroy our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land instead of using it so as to...

05 10 2017
Cows on the beach

W hen I was in conversation with Dr Sathyajit of Ayurveda Yoga Village  which is newly built on Dhareshwara beach...

12 07 2017
My visit to Tajmahal

and some thoughts! It was just one evening visit to Taj and I was awestruck by its beauty like anyone...

22 04 2017
Color Pallet of Koodalasangama morning

A 6th century temple complex built by the great Chalukyas is even today is part of daily life in Badami,...

16 04 2017
The whisper gallery of Golgumbaz

Play the above sound I don't have to say much about the Golgumbaz of Vijayapur or Bijapur. I recorded a...

21 03 2017
My portfolio page is finally up

Finally I was able to finish some decent amount of work  under my portfolio page. But note that it is...

Dinesh Maneer is a photographer from Bengaluru ,India who seeks to capture the glory of the great culture of our State of Karnataka . That explains why his clicks are mainly focused on landscapes , portraits  and culture of the land to which he belongs. Read More