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10 Stunning Night-time photos of the Udaipur City Palace and Lake Palace, India

I have toured a lot of places in India, but I have to admit that for me Udaipur is the best till now. Even better than Kerala. Udaipur is a place where I could live comfortably and pursue my hobbies leisurely. It has a relaxed atmosphere, great monuments, great views, good weather, friendly people, good […]

Mehrangarh Fort VII: Views of Jodhpur

View of the old city when entering from the Fateh Pol. By Animesh Ray.

This is most probably the last post in the Mehrangarh Fort series. This is not really much, just some photos of the blue city of Jodhpur from the various places in the Fort. It was raining cat-and-dogs the day of our visit. As a result I didn’t get the best views, and most of the […]

Mehrangarh Fort VI: The Palace Architecture

Entering an interior courtyard after going through the Howdah and Palanquin galleries. By Animesh Ray.

I have to say, the interior palace architecture of the Mehrangarh Fort is exhilarating. Everything is so vast, and grand at the same time. The designs on the walls, the windows, the doorways, the views – everything is out of this world. Continuing the Mehrangarh Fort series, I am going to post some photos depicting […]

Mehrangarh Fort V: Period Rooms (Moti, Sheesh, Takhat, Phool)

Moti Mahal (The Pearl Palace) where the King used to hold court. By Animesh Ray Photography.

I have visited a lot of forts and palaces all across India, but most are in various stages of decay, or stripped of all their glory by numerous invaders/thiefs. This is the first fort/palace which I visited which is still owned by a Maharaja, the Maharaja of Jodhpur in this case. Due to this, the […]

Postcards from Trivandrum II: Puthen Malika Palace

View of the Puthen Malika Palace from the back door. Details: ISO 250, 18mm, f/10, 1/200s Lightroom Confessions: Constrast+, Highlight-, Shadows+, Clarity+, Vibrance+ This is the 2nd part of the Puthen Malika Palace post. If you are looking for information on the palace don’t forget that post. This is especially true for photographers. A Royal […]