Sunday, May 31, 2009

The wall, not the Pink Floyd one

Wall
A stone wall seen near Bannerghatta National Park, Bangalore

Mud Hut

.Mud hut
Mud hut, shot at Mavinkare, Bhadravathi, Karnataka.
As far as I know, no one stays here but is used to store agricultural equipments.

Playing Monks

Playing Monks

Shot at Golden Temple, Tibetan Buddhist monastery, Bylakuppe, Karnataka. These monks were playing and not fighting. One of them was doing some tricks with the stick and the other was practicing somersaults.

Saturday, May 30, 2009

Halebidu - 800 Years old Temple


Temple
Hoysaleswara Temple, Halebidu, Karnataka

This temple was built in 12th century during the Hoysala Empire rule. The temple is built using stone and the exterior walls of the temple are covered with sculptures depicting many Hindu Gods and other mythical characters.


Temple
View of the temple from the garden.



Makara
The sculpture of Makara, a mythical creature.

Power loom


Power loom
Power loom, seen at Tellicherry, Kerala

Hand looms were pretty common in Tellicherry, but most of them are now discarded or replaced by power looms.

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