Statues of Cubbon Park

Statues of Cubbon Park Bangalore has numerous statues honouring those who had contributed in some measure to the development of the city or the nation. These statues grace the parks, public squares and circles. Bangalore has been impartial in honouring history. It has immortalized in stone and marble, personalities ranging from Statesmen, Politicians, Poets, Philosophers, Architects, […]

Tippu Summer Palace

Tipu sultan summer palace was started in 1781 by Nawab Hyder Ali Khan and completed in 1791 by Tipu Sultan.This was the summer residence of Tipu Sultan till his death in the year 1799. The walls and Teak wood ceilings of the entire palace are painted in floral motifs in muted warm colours, most of […]

Devanahalli Fort

Introduction Mention Devanahalli and everyone thinks ‘International Airport’. But Devanahalli is also associated with Indian history and Tippu Sultan, and it was his birth place. This town is quite a heritage hotspot, with a history stretching back several hundred years even before Tipu.The town lies just off the national highway, about 10 km beyond the […]

Yekshagana Green Room, nothing green about it…

Yakshagana is a theater form that combines, dance, music, dialogue, costume, make-up and stage techniques with a unique style and form. This theater style is mainly played in the coastal districts and Malenadu regions of Karnataka, India and traditionally played for whole night, till sunrise next morning. A performance usually depicts a story from Indian […]

Ramadevara Betta , Ramanagara Love story Part 2

In my previous Blog i have written on Ramanagar This is a part of Ramanagara hill Range calleed Ramadevara Betta. It is the land of  Vultures. I have seen this in different angle than Bird Sanctuary. Just as a photogenic place Ramanagara is also famous some of the world’s oldest granite outcrops. The hill Ramadevarabetta, along with Savandurga […]

The Big Banyan Tree

The Big Banyan tree : This week end as usual i got up and went out to capture some thing. I called my friend ( thanksfully many of my friends are helping me even in the early morning and that too on week ends) Santhosh helped me tp take a round. We planned Manchinabele initially […]