Posted by dinesh maneer | 19 02 2017

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...

Posted by dinesh maneer | 16 02 2017

Called as biggest fair in Chamarajnagar district of Karnataka , Siddappaji fair in Chikkallur is also one of the very oldest fairs of Karnataka. This Jatra is held in the...

Posted by dinesh maneer | 14 02 2017

Published in the leading kannada newspaper " Prajavani" ಪ್ರಜಾವಾಣಿ ಯಲ್ಲಿ ಪ್ರಕಟಿತವಾದ ಲೇಖನ . ಮೂಲ ಲೇಖನ ಇಲ್ಲಿದೆ    ಈ ಅಮೂರ್ತ ಛಾಯಾಗ್ರಹಣ ( abstract photography ) ಸಂಕೀರ್ಣ ಅನುಭಗಳ ಅಭಿವ್ಯಕ್ತಿಗೆ ಒದಗಿಬಂದ ಅನುಭವ ಕಥನವನ್ನು ಕನ್ನಡದ...

Posted by dinesh maneer | 03 02 2017

I did this as a tribute to  great portrait photographer of Karnataka K G Somashekhar who used to shoot black and white pictures of notable personalities. This is an effort...

Posted by dinesh maneer | 31 01 2017

DARTER PHOTOGRAPHY A one of kind company headed by Arun Bhat and Sriram M V,  offers a unique outdoor photography experience to exciting destinations across India. Their workshops/ photo tours...

Posted by dinesh maneer | 17 01 2017

India is a place where one can find all varieties of cultures amalgamating in one point. Different places have different ways of worshiping the gods. A very common practice of taking...

Posted by dinesh maneer | 16 12 2016

[ article published in Prajavani newspaper on 10th July 2016] ಈಕಲೆಯ ಸೆಳೆತವೇ ಹಾಗೆ! ಎಷ್ಟು ಚಿತ್ರ ತೆಗೆದರೂ ಸಮಾಧಾನವಾಗದ ಭಾವ. ಆಹ್! ಒಳ್ಳೆಯ ಚಿತ್ರ ಬಂದೇಬಂತೆಂಬ ಒಂದು ಕ್ಷಣದ ಸಂಭ್ರಮ ಮರುಕ್ಷಣದಲ್ಲಿ ಠುಸ್ ಎಂದು ಒಡೆದುಹೋದರೂ ಹೋದೀತು....

Posted by dinesh maneer | 10 12 2016

We are Muslim.  We are visiting this church from our Grandfather's time .  This church has special powers  -A family visiting the ChurchChandavara was quite a big and celebrated city...

Posted by dinesh maneer | 06 12 2016

India, India, listen to my plea Sit here at your feet so patiently I'm waiting by the river but somewhere in my mind I left my heart in England with...

Posted by dinesh maneer | 30 11 2016

Checkout some fantastic people I photographed! Be it an artist, family member , eminent personalities , celebrity or the  random people I met accidentally  I just love taking pictures  of...