Exquisite sculpture of Kankala-Murthy
As the naked mendicant wanders all over the world with the Kapalam (skull) begging bowl in his left hand, atoning for his sin of slaying...
Hogenakkal – Niagara of India – An...
       I have travelled to many countries and have been treated to some mind-boggling visuals, combination of white sands/bluish waters...
San Pedro, Belize
  San Pedro is not the 1980s island, which Madonna found  “La Isla Bonita” in her ‘True Blue” album of 1986. 30 years since,...
ChungKing Mansions of Hong Kong
I was traveling to Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia from Chicago, USA in May of 2015 through Cathay Pacific and I felt the opportunity to explore...
Temples of Bali – Part 1 – Pura Tanah...
Background         Bali is an island where more than 95% of the people follow hinduism as their belief and the temples are part of...
Saigon (aka) Ho Chi Minh City
Saigon or Ho Chi Minh City, 2008 – Brought back  memories of my childhood from Madras (today called as Chennai), India of 1970s....
Fishes of the Caribbean
This pictorial blog provides a brief commentary of pictures of fishes of the Caribbean I captured using various underwater cameras...
Culture and Belief of Balinese
            Bali, Indonesia has a blend of culture,architecture and beautiful beaches which makes it a perfect place for...
Dominican Republic – Land so exotic but so...
Dominican Republic, an exquisite little paradise in Caribbean Islands with its nonchalant, but exuberant people was in my travel radar, as...
Fall Foliage, Door County, Wisconsin
Fall – Season of the Gods For someone who grew up in South India, which has more of a tropical climate with not much change in the...
Central Java – Epitome of Dharmic...
    After my transfixion with Prambanan and Borobudur the previous few days, I had 2 more days in my hand and I thought I will...
Central Java – Epitome of Dharmic...
  Part 2 – Borobudur Temples Borobudur – the architectural splendor with a splash of Indian culture and religion. This is a Buddhist...
Central Java – Epitome of Dharmic...
    Most Indians around the world know Bali as being the representative of Dharmic culture in SE Asia. But most would be...
Beaches around the World
This blog is more of a pictorial blog with pictures of beaches I have visited around the world.            ...
Mount Bromo,Java
Mount Bromo, one of the many volcanoes located in Eastern Java, Indonesia  is an active volcano , along with the vast plain of black...
Hue’, Vietnam
Hue’, Vietnam – city which triggered an emotional rollercoaster within me              Hue’, pronounced as...
Angkor, Cambodia
Angkor – Land of Dharmic Faiths and Khmer Architecture, which borrows some of the architectural practices from the South Indian...
My Cricket Mission to Jamaica
I always have a fondness to Jamaica as it is part of the West Indies cricket. I still mourn the decline of the cricket in WI since the...
Thailand – The Time I felt like a Sage
In ancient Hinduism, a man’s life is divided into 4 stages – 1. Brahmacharya – student stage when a man is single 2....
My New York – Queens
New York  City, which I had known for 15 years now, and the land I first stepped on coming to America,   from India just like my fellow...