Badrinath Temple and The Neelkanth Peak

By    July 4th 2016    4 Comments  Posted in Badrinath, India, Pilgrimage, Uttarakhand

Holy Badrinath Temple, one of the Char (four) Dham (pilgrimage centre) in India, is the temple of Lord Vishnu in Uttarakhand. Nestled in the lap of Himalayan mountain ranges, this colourful temple stands with the river Alakananda flowing on its front and the magnificent peak Neelkanth, also known as ‘Garhwal Queen’ on its back.  Just imagine, […]

Royal Thai Monastery in Lumbini, Nepal

By    June 7th 2016    11 Comments  Posted in Lumbini, Nepal

Built in gleaming white marble, the Royal Thai Monastery in Lumbini is designed in Thai architecture. The beautiful design and carvings of Royal Thai Monastery make this place one of the must visit sites in Lumbini. This is a part of Photo Journey to the birth place of Lord Buddha. More pictures from the place […]

Myanmar Golden Temple in Lumbini, Nepal

By    June 6th 2016    7 Comments  Posted in Lumbini, Nepal

Lokamani Cula Pagoda, a huge gilded stupa was built in 1996 in the International Monastic Zone. It is one of the oldest temples in the monastic zone. There are two more temples inside the Myanmar complex which were built in Burmese style. This is a part of Photo Journey to the birth place of Lord […]

Lumbini – The Birth Place Of Lord Buddha

By    June 3rd 2016    15 Comments  Posted in Lumbini, Nepal

Maya Devi Temple in Lumbini Lumbini, now a Buddhist pilgrimage center in southern Nepal and a centre for world peace is the place where the Shakya Prince Siddhartha Gautama, the Lord Buddha was born. Among the pilgrims, the great Indian Emperor King Ashoka also came here and on his visit, he raised a stone pillar […]

The Rail Engine Display

By    May 31st 2016    12 Comments  Posted in My Photoblog, Others

Though travelling long distance nowadays in rail is an expensive affair, both in terms of time and money, but its charm is unique.  If you are a traveler by railways, you might have noticed that nowadays rail engines are displayed outside the prominent stations to show the railway heritage. Location: Katihar Railway Station, Bihar Date of Shooting :03/04/2015 […]