Bangalore

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Classic Bangalore! Neon Signs for Pubs on Resthouse Road

Dazzling neon signs stand in a row advertising pubs, restaurants and bars on Bangalore’s legendary Rest House Road, just off Brigade Road and parallel to Church Street, in a classic display of urbanity and the Bangalore’s nightlife, which was dominated by pub, earning it the sobriquet of “The Pub City of India”, which has unfortunately been on a wane for ...

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View of the entrance to the Dr BR Ambedkar Metro Station Vidhana Soudha from the Vidhana Soudha side

The Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Metro Station, Vidhana Soudha

Bangalore’s “Namma” Metro’s Purple Line station entrance/exit for the Vidhana Soudha metro station, named after Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, the architect of India’s constitution, after whom the road is also named. Unlike other stations, the entrances and exits of the Vidhana Soudha station feature lovely detailing on them, reminiscent of the architecture of the Vidhana Soudha itself. There are four entrances ...

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Photo of the Vidhana Soudha the seat of the Karnataka Government in Bangalore seen at sunset

The Majestic Vidhana Soudha Silhouetted by the Setting Sun

The majestic Vidhana Soudha, the colossal neo-Dravidian granite building that houses the legislative seat of the Government of Karnataka, Bangalore’s most famous building and among its most prominent landmarks is silhouetted by the glory of the setting sun after a blazing hot day. The magnificent dome of the Vidhana Soudha building, capped by the Sarnath Lion Capital partly obscures the furious ...

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Traffic Jam at Bangalore Tin Factory Junction Bus Stop

The Great Bangalore Tin Factory Junction Traffic Jam

A view of the omnipresent traffic jam at the infamous Tin Factory junction neat KR Puram Railway station in Bangalore, the bane of Bangalore commuters. This photo shows only the traffic coming in from the railway station side along a essentially three-lane road that is mostly always filled with traffic, just as on the other side which is perennially congested. ...

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Photo of Bangalore World Trade Center Tower at Night

The Bangalore Brigade World Trade Center Tower at Night

Bangalore’s Brigade World Trade Center office tower located in the Brigade Gateway complex at Rajajinagar, North Bangalore as seen at night. The building has 32 floors and houses offices of Amazon.com, ABB and KPMG among others. Offices of employees working late can be seen, as much as can be parts of Orion Mall and the center courtyard of the Brigade ...

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Photo of the Bangalore Electronic City flyover during rain

A Grey and Gloomy Bangalore Electronic City Elevated Expressway

View from the elevated Expressway connecting Silk Board and Electronic City in Bangalore on a gloomy rainy day. The uniform grey of the sky stretching from horizon to horizon matches with the grey of the road and the buildings and the spray raised vehicles speeding through the water, making the entire thing look like out of an post-apocalyptic movie. This setting would also ...

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