the calm before the ….

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Perhaps, the most photographed spot in Hyderabad. Whether you are a tourist or a resident. Whether the place is packed or empty. Whether the birds take off in all directions or stay put on the ground or eat out of the hands of the visitors. A peaceful morning or hectic dusk, in all probability you would return with some interesting images. Even if you happen to realise it much later.

Shot on an early morning visit, a rare quiet moment when the pigeons were gathering in great numbers, building a sense of anticipation before they eventually took off in a frenzy and circled around the monument.

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Purana Kabutar Khana

A small portion of the Purana Kabootar Khana in Hussaini-Alam. I assumed there was only at Hasmathgunj. Thanks to Baquer Siddiqi for suggesting  the place. The text below is an excerpt from an article published in Times of India. Birds have held a special place in the hearts of Hyderabad’s dwellers since time immemorial. The… Continue reading Purana Kabutar Khana

Moazzam Jahi Market Clock Tower

Yet another snapshot of the famous Moazzam Jahi Market, with the Clock Tower in view. Unlike always, processing techniques have been used. All the images on this blog are protected by copyright. Please do not copy, blog or repost in ANY way. If you wish to use them please get in touch with me through… Continue reading Moazzam Jahi Market Clock Tower