Train journey was never complete without a cup of hot tea sold at the railway platforms...The Chaai-walas (tea sellers) are one of the unforgettable memories of train journeys which I miss now a days...
Art inspired from photo shared by Minka Schumese
These street vendors are literally acrobats who balance a large number of plastic pots and vessels effortlessly!
(Inspired from photography of Michael Stephens)
The Gopuram - Meenakshiamman Temple
(Inspired from photography of Val Shevchenko)
Granny Annie's sketch of me was a pleasant surprise ...
The Vandiyur Theppakulam
Nandhi at Pudhumandabam
(Inspired from image in Madurai tourism)
Kodikulam Village Temple
Inspired from photography of Henk Oochappan
Alanganallur Jalikattu - The famous bull taming game
(Inspired from an image on the net)
Inspired from photography of Stalin
The Apathaas (Grandmas) of Madurai
Chettinadu Courtyard , Pallathur
The Taj Mahal (1632-53) - built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan
Chief Architects - Ustad Ahmad Lahauri and Ustad Isa Shirazi
The Nayakkar Mahal (Palace) at Madurai, Tamil Nadu
Built by Mannar Thirumalai Nayakkar , 1636 AD
The Manora Fort at Peravurani, Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu
Built by Serfoji II , 1815-16
Click Manora for my previous post on this building and my ancestral connection here.
The Step well Chand Baori, Rajasthan
8th - 9th century AD
Vishnu Temple complex, Angkor Wat, Cambodia
Built by King Suryavarman II , 12 century AD