singing waves of Kumta

One of he most thrilling experience of my hometown  Kumta is always being the beach in my childhood days. I dont know how many times I just sat on the shore and watched those waves crashing. Now that I have...

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frozen moments of joy

Last weekend was full of family activities , commitments in Kumta for my newborn daughter Paridhi. Photography is the  last thing I would think of during the whole trip! But suddenly I got a small task of taking my sister’s...

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Bengaluru Karaga 2015 time table

26.03. 2015, 10 PM      Event begins at Dharmaraya Temple , K R Market with a small carfestival (ರಥೋತ್ಸವ )  27.03.15   3 AM Flag Hoisting   ( ಧ್ವಜಾರೋಹಣ, night of 26th )    which is  the mark of start of the event....

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Significance of Full moon days in Karnataka Folklore :3

Series of articles of about Full moon days and their significance in Karnataka folklore . 1. Banada Hunnime(ಬನದ ಹುಣ್ಣಿಮೆ) The first one is called Banada Hunnime  , the full moon day coming in January . To know more about it...

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Markandeshwara fair

Markandeya was a sage as per ancient Hindu scriptures who escaped death due to his faith in Lord Shiva . Very few Shiva temples are built in his name but they are all Shiva temples . One of such temple...

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Gokarna workshop and after

Finally I am ready to tell my workshop experience. I wanted some photos to be ready to show in detail that how well the landscape workshop at Gokarna  went on.   Darter Photography A one of kind company headed by...

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My photo in Nat Geo book Gratitude

Quite overwhelmed after learning that one of my photo is used in the NatGeo book “Daily Gratitude”. Here is the look of the print  which i bought though my cousin. This book also contains very nice photographs all around world...

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Significance of Full moon days in Karnataka Folklore :2

One of the  series of articles of about Full moon days and their significance in Karnataka folklore . The first one is called Banada Hunnime  , the full moon day coming in January . To know more about it click...

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xmas photowalk

Christmas celebration in India is purely an adaptation of western culture. This fact was evident  when I visited St. Mary’s Basilica Church in Shivajinagar on 25th of December 2014. In our culture, we pack as much as noise, chaos and...

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Cattle fairs around Bangalore: time table

Cattle fairs are quite a large happenings around Karnataka and the season starts from November and lasts till end of March. I have witnessed many cattle fairs and they are must visit for a pure traveler who wants to explore...

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Significance of Full moon days in Karnataka Folklore :1

I am starting a series of articles of about Full moon days and their  significance in Karnataka folklore . Here is the first one . Full moon days are of very religious and cultural significance in Karnataka . Every full...

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Most popular posts of 2014

Here are most popular posts of 2014 .   Galleries Galleries !! thank you all for making this on top of the chart ! I have not updated this for quite a some time but I am going to do...

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Chat-with-artist: Shri Prithviraj Mishra

” I am 40 now ” Tabla mastero Shri Prithviraj Mishra started telling about an inspiring story from his own life after a mind-blowing solo Tabla performance at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Bangalore . It was a Hindustani classical music recital...

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Landscape photography workshop Jan24-26, 2015

  I am  happy to share  that I am  a guest mentor at Darter’s  Landscape  photography Workshop  early next year in Gokarna, Karnataka. During the Workshop  I would love to share my techniques, ideas and the thought process in making...

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