Saturday, April 30, 2011
Friday, April 29, 2011
Catching up while a market stroll, these old pals seems to take opportunity to connect with each other, the narrow pavement thus come to life...
Thursday, April 28, 2011
Most of the residential layout roads are empty late noon and the summer vacations make kids do most of their time outside their homes with friends, what best could be to make most of this time other than playing cricket to ride on the IPL fever ....
Wednesday, April 27, 2011
The summer churn makes earth more fertile the old gets away for the new and the cycle continues for the next season....
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Rains have stopped and the kids are back on playgrounds and gardens, its time to catch with frineds and recover the playtime lost during the rains...
Monday, April 25, 2011
it was a breather for city as it did not rain y'day evening and shoppers and shopkeepers were happy to be back in business at their peak business hours ....
Sunday, April 24, 2011
Another Summer delight is Mangos, the markets are seen loaded with the varieties and aromas...so is the enthusiasm of buyers!!
Saturday, April 23, 2011
Every evening for a week now, the sky turns black and sheds the summer showers. Downpour y'day was so much that many streets flooded (nothing new to the city though) and today they are back again to start the ritual...I need to pull my blankets out as nights will be cold for sure...
Friday, April 22, 2011
its the full week of drizzling, wet and cool down of summer with the showers, the outdoors are pleasant with dampness...all you need after a hot sunny month long wait!!
Thursday, April 21, 2011
Summer mornings are pleasant, and with city receiveing occasional late evening showers it becomes more exciting to take a walk early morning midst the parks in the city, taking a dog along seems not a bruden for this couple ....
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Roads are empty before trafic catches up and thus early morning provides an opportunity for young ones like him to put his wheels on and get it going!!
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Summer colors of pink and purple is Javanica, these trees are seen flowering in the city and are well distributed around the roadsides making it a pleasure to drive along this addition to summer colors...
Monday, April 18, 2011
One of the favorite foods I enjoy in Bangalore is served at Kamats yatri niwas in Gandhi nagar, the traditional hot and soft jolar rotis are made and served as part of the meal is an amazing experience of the north canara meals served there...
Sunday, April 17, 2011
The Common Myna is readily identified by the brown body, black hooded head and the bare yellow patch behind the eye. The bill and legs are bright yellow. There is a white patch on the outer primaries and the wing lining on the underside is white. This one seem to be busy building nest and collecting twigs...
Saturday, April 16, 2011
This 'Line Man' from a local telecom dept troubleshoots the fixed wire connections in the busy Gandhi Nagar area. Looking at the scenario inside the junction box, this spaghetti code will certainly take some time for him to get jinxed connections back in order!!
Friday, April 15, 2011
The red champa bloom is spectacular, these champa flowers are seen in many color the white being common and well integrated with the culture, these beautiful flowers are divine and there is a mythological touch, the beauty of champa is compared to Radhika, who is wife of lord Krishna and honey-bees are servants of Lord Krishna and this is the reason honey-bees don't sit on the champa flower...
Thursday, April 14, 2011
its simple and straight forward, fruits arrive from city wholesale market, get loaded on carts, buyers have choice of choosing the best from the lot! after all freshness sells...
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
It always remains interesting to claim what is traditional for a cosmopolitan city, the local attire that relates to the city has deep roots in the culture that is slowly changing with newer fabrics yet the outlook remains deep ethnic...
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Delightful purple, the jacaranda bloom takes the city summer collection to the next level, with these beautiful flowers during the month of March to May, there are few exceptions as well....
Monday, April 11, 2011
Ready to blossom, this gulmohur tree will soon start turning red, acts as a summer heat indicator perhaps, more heat more vibrant color on the flowers…
Sunday, April 10, 2011
Canopies of trees are like their unique footprints, this one is of a a bamboo tree, against the sky the pattern of leaves make a distinct pattern!!
Saturday, April 09, 2011
Early morning cubbon park hosts lot of health aware enthusiasts, few joggers, yoga practitioners etc, this one here seems little serious about it !!
Friday, April 08, 2011
First bonus of the summer is Jackfruits, this pile of jackfruits on a cart kept in HAL market will soon be sold due to popular demand!!
Thursday, April 07, 2011
Range of magazines kept for sale on the MG road streetside shoppe. The young and singles dreams demands are seen illustrated who generally hang around MG Road and Brigade road and tend to be the customers...
Wednesday, April 06, 2011
Managing both the fronts of work and home is clear optimization, this young lady takes a quick stop to buy vegetables while on the move, the roadside carts are quite an enabler!!
Tuesday, April 05, 2011
The inauguration of Metro on 4th April is delayed, the new dates not known yet, the MG road has transformed with this giant structure resting midway to become a landmark!!
Monday, April 04, 2011
Five years back BDP started with first snap of this jacranda tree on 12th Main, today being the new year day (Ugadi) makes sense to revisit that location with this new snap, hope this tree remains for next few years and keeps flourishing!!
Happy Ugadi everyone!!
Sunday, April 03, 2011
World cup mania hitting the street the local news paper DNA covers a centerfold to capture the late night celebrations across the city, the stunning match made the city to glue down to TV sets and many organized screening the match in large community areas and malls... Jai Ho!!
Saturday, April 02, 2011
This time around the year, all students are seen preparing for their annual exams. Grabbing a quiet corner of her school premise, this student makes most of her time focusing on the studies..