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Outside view of The Forum, Koramangala, Bangalore

The Forum, Koramangala, Outside View!

The Forum Mall, Koramangala. The front elevation as seen from the outside at the car-entrance from the Bosch side, at night. Full-length at an angle. Yes, this is the official “front” of the mall, the one on Hosur Road, facing Bosch and Koramangala 🙂 There is something that endears this mall to everyone as it still is Bangalore’s most popular ...

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The Electronic City Elevated Expressway over Hosur Road in Bangalore

View of the Electronic City Elevated Expressway

A view on a rather cloudy day from atop the elevated Expressway over the Hosur Road in Bangalore which connects Electronic City to the rest of Bangalore. The World-class piece of infrastructure provides non-stop connectivity to both the Phases of Electronic City and ends beyond it on Hosur Road. It is 9.98 km long and is tolled, officially it is called the ...

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Palindrome WAP4 22522 Electric Loco Indian Railways

WAP 4 Palindrome #22522 with a Passenger

A relatively clean palindrome WAP-4 #22522 naps in the afternoon sun at Kottayam station with the 56390 Kottayam – Ernakulam Passenger in tow. The passenger leaves everyday at 1715. #22522 is my favorite WAP-4 loco! 🙂 Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr Reddit Love This Pocket Gmail

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Brand new LHB rakes of the Bangalore - Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express

LHB Rakes for the King! (Bangalore Rajdhani)

Brand new ALSTOM – LHB rakes for the Nizamuddin – Bangalore – Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express. These modern steel coaches are lighter and faster (160 kmph), have bigger windows and are more spacious and brighter inside. Also, they don’t have the characteristically “iron” smell. Also, note Bio-Toilets in them and that the coaches do not have Buffers. Both are 3AC coaches, ...

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Bangalore Sony World Junction Koramangala at night

Bangalore Sony World Junction at Night

Sony World Junction signal in Koramangala at night, all lit up by Sodium Vapor lamps. A very famous city landmark which derives its name from the Sony showroom located on the junction. The place has many premium retail outlets, eateries and a mall. Surrounding it are residential areas. A nice view of Urban India. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr ...

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Traffic jam under the "hanging bridge" at KR Puram in front of the Railway Station

Traffic Mess at KR Puram Early in the Morning

One of those notorious traffic jams found on Bangalore Roads under the “hanging bridge” in front of the Railway Station at KR Puram, Bangalore. Even early in the morning. Trucks, cars, buses, autos, bikers and more converge from four lanes to two to pass under the bridge. Add to that the general chaos in front of the Railway Station with ...

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