January 30th, 2012 by admin

From Hemakuta hill, we went to Sasivekalu (mustered seed) Ganesha, situated on the southeastern slopes of Hemakuta hillock. This 4 armed monolithic Ganesha statue is 2.4 meters high and is enclosed in a open pillared pavilion. The statue seated in half lotus posture bears a tusk, goad, noose and bowl of sweets in its four […]

January 27th, 2012 by admin

Virupaksha temple as seen from Hemakuta temple Hemakuta hill is located besides the grand Virupaksha temple in Hampi. We need to take the left lane in front of Virupaksha temple to hike to the top of Hemkuta hill. This completely stone rock has a number of small temples scattered all over the hill. Achuta Raya […]

January 23rd, 2012 by admin

Virupaksha Temple is the center of religious and tourism activity in Hampi. It is said that Virupaksha temple was erected as a small shrine in 7th century and since then people are worshiping here uninterruptedly. It is located little away from Hampi bus stand and on the southern bank of Tungabhadra river. If you take […]

January 19th, 2012 by admin

UNESCO world heritage sites are recognized as important natural and civilization aspect of the world. As of today there are 28 World Heritage Sites in India. 23 cultural sites and 5 natural sites. Lets see the list below: Cultural 1. Fatehpur Sikri, Agra district, Uttar Pradesh 2. Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi 3. Agra fort, Agra, Uttar […]

January 9th, 2012 by admin

Haj pilgrimage is the holiest in the Muslim religion. It is said that all able bodied Muslims should do Hajj at least once in lifetime. Every year millions of people all over the world go on Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia. Check one of the rare documentary video by Discovery channel to get […]

January 2nd, 2012 by admin

Images of Bangalore is a series of pictures which shows different localities of Bangalore through images. This series will features some images of Ulsoor skyline shot in the evening. Typical Ulsoor residential skyline Some apartment building in Cambridge layout RMZ Millenia Tower located near Ulsoor lake Lido Mall which also houses Hotel Ista The burning […]

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