Tagged: Andhra Pradesh

Faces of India – 33

“What will you do with my photo?” she smiled and asked. Such simplicity! Faces of India, a series through which I intend to portray the various characters of my country. See more here.

1000 Pillar Temple, Hanamkonda

Visiting this 1163 AD temple was the main purpose of making the trip to Hyderabad. Situated 157kms from Hyderabad in a small town of Hanamkonda, this temple is a major attraction for its unique...

Before we part…

I saw these three ladies immersed in serious discussion. This was near Warangal Fort, Warangal. They seemed to back from their daily work place and would soon part to their respective homes. I watched...

Charminar, Hyderabad

Charminar, the Mosque of four towers, is the symbol of Hyderabad. It was built in 1591 by Sultan Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah, the 5th ruler of the Qutb Shahi dynasty. He built this monument...

Lad Bazaar, Hyderabad

A 200 year old street in the heart of old Hyderabad, it is most visited by women. I too braved the chaos of traffic around Charminar of Hyderabad and made a beeline for the...

Belum Caves, Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh

104kms from Kurnool in Andhra Pradesh are the Belum Caves. The very mention of the word ‘caves’ creates images of mountains in mind; surprisingly there were none around and in fact none in the...