From re-visiting Corbett after 9 long years to shooting some of my favorite macro images, 2017 was all in all a great year for me! I was able to achieve quite a few milestones in this past year, and now looking forward to some new goals in the coming new year. Thanks a lot to … Continue reading A look back at 2017 – My favourite images
Dooars are the floodplains and foothills of the eastern Himalayas in North-East India. The name of this region has been derived from the word "Duar" which means "door" and it serves as a gateway to Bhutan from India. In West Bengal, the region of Dooars falls in the district of Jalpaiguri, Alipurduar and Cooch Behar.Most of this … Continue reading Wilderness of West Bengal – Dooars
Little puppies take shelter inside one of the broken graves at Mullick Bazar Cemetery
Parrot astrology or Parrot fortune-telling is a type of astrology popular among the Tamils of Tamil Nadu, Telugus in Andhra Pradesh, India and Singapore. It involves using green parakeets which are trained to pick up Tarot like fortune cards. The parakeets are trained specifically for this.
Kuldiha Wildlife Sanctuary spreading across an area of 272.75 square kilometers is situated in the district of Balasore, Odisha. The forests of the region cover the Nato hills and the Sukhupada hills merging with the Similipal National Park. The forest houses a variety of wild animals like Asiatic elephants, Leopards, Spotted Deer, Indian Bison, Malabar Giant Squirrels, Sloth … Continue reading Kuldiha Wildlife Sanctuary – 1
These photos were taken during my recent visit to the Santragachi Jheel (Howrah, West Bengal). During the months of November-March, the lake gets filled with thousands of these winter visitors.
These temples situated at Jaugram, Burdwan (West Bengal, India) were built around 400 years ago by zamindars of the Singha Roy Clan (they were the direct descendants of Raja Man Singh of Amber which is now known as Jaipur). The temples are a work of great artistry, which is quite evident from the beautiful murals … Continue reading The age old temples of Jaugram