Back to life

A month ago, I had an opportunity to visit the Qutb Shahi tombs site and had a (brief) look at the restoration activities and to say that it is a mega project would be an understatement. The entire restoration project isĀ divided into three phases and each phase is planned such that the visitors can move… Continue reading Back to life

Reflections, silhouettes and arches

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The changing skylines

It is not just the metro that seems to have an impact on the changing skylines. While changes are inevitable, one cannot but stop to wonder if they need to overshadow the past so decisively! All the images on this blog are protected by copyright. Please do not copy, blog or repost in ANY way.… Continue reading The changing skylines

“Punja”-gutta

Punjagutta literally means a palmĀ impression on a hillock. A visitor offers his prayers to what is believed to be an imprint of the palm of Hazrat Ali on top of the hillock. Nestled on a hilltop between precariously balancing rocks and a tamarind tree this shrine is said to be almost as old as the… Continue reading “Punja”-gutta