Archives for March 2008

the Anhinga, the Duck and the Rat Snake

Place: Karanji Lake, Mysore Date: 23rd March 2008 Though I have made many trips to this lake before, I never used to have a fixed agenda; this time I wanted it to be different. I wanted to primarily focus on taking snaps of the Anhinga Melanogaster bird. The Anhinga Melanogaster is the Indian variety of […]

Kempe Gowda towers of Bangalore

Photographs of the four Kempe Gowda towers, the towers which were constructed to mark the boundaries of the erstwhile Bangalore. These towers were constructed by Kempe Gowda II (ruled from 1585 to 1633 AD) in 1597 AD.