Badrinath & Kedarnath: Pilgrim’s progress September 29th 2009 For the devote Hindu, a trip to Badrinath & Kedarnath is mission accomplished. Badrinath is one of the four Dhams. There are 4 Dhams that devote Hindu must visit in his lifetime; Rameshwar in the South, Dwarka in the West, Jagganathpuri in the East and Badrinath in the North. During the early century, the road to Badrinath was quite a tricky one. Pilgrims snaked their way on the edge of the Himala ... read more
Asia » India » Uttarakhand The Indus Valley civilization, one of the oldest in the world, dates back at least 5,000 years. Aryan tribes from the northwest invaded about 1500 B.C.; their merger with the earlier Dravidian inhabitants created the classical Indian culture. Arab in... ... read more
I am a marketing strategist by profession. Photography is my passion.
I have had no formal training in photography. When I was 14, my dad gave me his Rolleiflex. And a few books - collection of black & white photographs shot by renowned photographers of the world-war era.
I remember spending hours looking at those wonderful pictures. Where would be the source of light? Why are shadows so captivating? Why do the pictures look so stunning? Can I also make an attempt? Thus began my hobby shooting around light and shadows.
As I progressed, I realized the great outdoors was where I be... full info