Tag Archives: Karnataka

A Sunset Over Distant Hills in a Blaze of Glory!

The majestic sun goes down over the distant hills in a blaze of furious white and yellow glory, painting the surroundings in a haze of orange and gold as huge high-tension electricity towers stand dwarfed on the foot of the hills silhouetted against the fury of the sunset. This scene is from the fields of central Karnataka just before Davangere where ...

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Gold and Blue Sunset at Mandya

A Mandya Sunset from a Train

We have Tequila sunrises, then we have Mandya sunsets. The glorious view after the sun had set with its reflecting rays painting the sky gold. Taken with a Sony RX100 from the 56213 Chamarajanagar – Mysore – Bangalore – Tirupati Fast Passenger train just after Mandya on the Mysore – Bangalore railway line. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr Reddit ...

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A KSRTC Volvo B7R after an accident with missing windows

KSRTC Airavata Volvo After a Minor Accident

Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC)’s Volvo B7R bus after a minor accident which involved a collision with a truck in the broken, terribly curvy and dangerous Shiradi Ghat road (Highway) on the way from Mangalore to Bangalore. An overloaded platform truck carrying huge logs was being driven rashly on the wrong side of the road and one of the ...

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The Pristine Gokarna Om Beach

The beautiful, pristine looking Gokarna Om Beach seen up close with its sugary white sands and clear blue waters and sky. The beach was totally empty, uncrowded, uncluttered and beautiful. The sun was shining hot and bright, the breeze was light and the weather heavenly. This was long before everyone discovered Gokarna and has now turned into a mess. Gokarna ...

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A view of the Murudeshwar Beach, Uttara Kannada, Karnataka

Murudeshwara Beach, Konkan Coast, Uttara Kannada

Murudeshwara, in Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka is primarily known as a pilgrimage center for devotees of Lord Shiva, with its famous Shiva temple and the World’s second tallest statue of Lrd Shive. But it is also a very scenic and mostly unknown tourist spot with a pristine beach and stunning, breath-taking scenery as part of the Konkan coast of ...

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Photo Picture of Om Beach, Gokarna, Karnataka

Om Beach, Gokarna – Comes Close to Heaven!

The famed Om Beach at Gokarna, Uttara Kannada District, Karnataka. This is almost Karnataka’s best kept secret when it comes to tourist destinations, though it is a hot favorite on the international hippie trail circuit. At a distance of 500 kilometers from Bangalore and 100 km from Madgaon, Goa, Gokarna is a must-visit location. The winter months are the best bet. ...

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