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The quintessential Kerala Rains

The Quintessential Kerala Rain!

When a drop is enough to fill a pot, when sparkling waterfalls cascade from the terraces onto the ground, when nature stands drenched,  the plant kingdom nodding their heads in agreement to the falling rains, when roads and lanes are converted into impromptu streams, when the air is washed clean and stands cool and refreshed, when everything feels fresh with the ...

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Kochuveli - Yeshwantpur Garib Rath hauled by WDM3A 14012 at Karmelaram Station, Bangalore

WDM3A “Baldie” #14012 with KCVL – YPR Garib Rath

The 12558 Kochuveli – Yeshwantpur Garib Rath Express  headed by WDM3A “Baldie” #14012 waits patiently on the loop line at Karmelaram Railway Station for the starter signal to turn green after making way for the Bangalore – Selam (now Nagore) passenger, whose rear end can be seen in the other end of the picture. The fully-AC Garib Rath is one ...

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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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BAR diamond sign in Kerala

A Diamond for the Man too!

A diamond is the woman’s best friend, yes. But there is a diamond seen in Kerala which is the best friend for most men! The ubiquitous “BAR” sign seen widely in Kerala, this one belongs to Polakulam Bar and Restaurant, Woodlands Junction, Ernakulam. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr Reddit Love This Pocket Gmail

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Kerala’s Flawless Blue Sky!

Mirror mirror in the sky, who is the bluest of them all? Kerala’s clear sky in a flawless blue, bluest of all blue, on a windless beautifully sunny day, without a sign of clouds, framed by coconut trees. Oh nature, do we love you! Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr Reddit Love This Pocket Gmail

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Changanasserry Railway Station

Changanasserry Railway Station

The tracks speed ahead in the distance, parting the greenery as they expand into and rush past Changanasserry Railway Station. An aerial view of CGY, Kottayam District, Kerala. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr Reddit Love This Pocket Gmail

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