Soreng, Sikkim

Amazing views from the top of a small hillock near Soreng.

Soreng is a small sleepy town in the foothills of the Himalaya in West Sikkim. It has no particular claim to fame, but the thing with quaint hill towns is that they don’t need one. The beauty of the Himalayas, the pureness of the air, and the laid back lifestyle is enough to warrant attention. […]

Sapna & Ananth’s Kannada Wedding in Bangalore

The holy book of weddings and a beautiful bride.

Sapna was a Bangalore girl while Ananth was an engineer working in Cleveland, USA. Even though studied in colleges almost next to each other, they were fated to meet each other over Skype and things progressed from there. Ananth had a hurricane tour to India when the engagement was finalised, and then a second hurricane […]

Views from Delo

The brilliant visage of the Kanchendzonga range.

Delo (or Deolo) is a mountain-top picnic spot, in the Darjeeling district of West Bengal. Around 6 kms from Kalimpong town, it’s nice place to pay a visit if you are somewhere close-by. I went there in the month of December when I used to study in college which was quite near (around 2 hours […]

Vinay & Divya’s Kannada-Telugu Wedding in Bangalore

My favourite part of the wedding.

I have already blogged about Vinay and Divya’s engagement ceremony here and told you guys about their awesome love story. In case you haven’t read about it, I suggest that you do. Vinay is a Kannada boy born and bred in Bangalore while Divya hails from a Telugu family based out of Bangalor, which makes […]

Chinese Fishing Nets of Fort Kochi

A fisherman walks on the Chinese fishing net.

One of the biggest tourist attraction in Fort Kochi are the Chinese fishing nets. Wikipedia informs me that the technical name for these things is shore operated lift nets. According to legend these nets were introduced by the Chinese explorer Zheng He. This is in continuation of the photo series on Kochi. I was there […]