Monday, December 31, 2007
Sunday, December 30, 2007
Saturday, December 29, 2007
Friday, December 28, 2007
Thursday, December 27, 2007
Year-end shopping sometimes gets to much tiring, what else can boost the energy levels other than these Frankies / rolls.
Few small Tibbs outlets offer yummy Frankies, a typical roll made up from a Roti with veg/non veg stuffing, part of my list of delicacies city has to offer … which one you would prefer??
Wednesday, December 26, 2007
Tuesday, December 25, 2007
What best for a Daily Photo to get to use this season's greeting display from a shop on Brigade road?
Here is wishing all the patrons of Bangalore Daily Photo (BDP) ’Merry X-mas’ & Warm Season's Greetings...
Monday, December 24, 2007
Sunday, December 23, 2007
Festive season may bring lot of joy, relaxation for the public but these dutiful policemen sacrifice their own time and work round the clock to provide the safety. May this New Year bring lot of peace and happiness in their lives too!!
Saturday, December 22, 2007
Friday, December 21, 2007
Auto drivers in the city are coping with traffic situations which is becoming challenging day by day. The travel times within city destinations are increasing and so is the patience for those who commute. Here is my auto driver relaxing due to a traffic situation; he is now able to accept this as a routine perhaps…
Thursday, December 20, 2007
Wednesday, December 19, 2007
For those who love donuts, this place on brigade road looks inviting. The food habits are dictated by the culture and as the city witness multiple cultures from diff parts of the world the acquired taste creates the ‘pull’.. Then follows the supply!!
Who else would have imagined having a donut shop in here back in 70’s…
Tuesday, December 18, 2007
‘Old is Gold’ may not apply to the construction industry. The old has to let new take it’s place in the modernization ambit… here is a famous landmark building on MG Road getting reconstructed, the old structure was quite stylish as seen by the arches of designer corners that once used to hold tapering roof….
Monday, December 17, 2007
Sunday, December 16, 2007
Saturday, December 15, 2007
Friday, December 14, 2007
Like I said, for the foodie this city has many options and offers delicious food varieties from all over the world. Burped on this joint called Barbeque Nation on 100ft Road which serves variety of barbeque on the table where one can sit and make them to their taste…
Thursday, December 13, 2007
Native to the city, Sampige or Champak trees are tall, have dense foliage, and bear highly aromatic yellow or orange flowers. They flower mainly from March to June. This tree or shrub which grows from 3 to 6 meters high and wide having fragrant orange, yellow, or creamy white flowers in the spring and produce an essential oil that is used in perfumes. For this city which have many tall sampige trees and even a street named after it, sampige remains vary important….
Wednesday, December 12, 2007
Tuesday, December 11, 2007
Monday, December 10, 2007
Sunday, December 09, 2007
Saturday, December 08, 2007
December brings brand new clothing to the city, with it’s cold collection spread of mist in early morning till noon. Vehicles on road just like to get disappeared into it one after other enjoying the same. Temperatures dive down the mercury levels to touch 15 degrees Celsius and are predicted to go much below this season….
Friday, December 07, 2007
It is said that common hobbies / interest tie friends together. Perhaps for these two teens it’s their mobile and the SMS mania seem working…
More and more teens have made cell phones as necessities and are duly armed to converse / communicate with them. India now has about 129 million mobile phone users - which equates to about one in nine of the population and teen contribute majority stake…
Thursday, December 06, 2007
Times change so does most of the things, but this post box!! perhaps everyone in India would relate to these post boxes being there since long, I remember them way back from my school days when I was entrusted to post all letters going out from my family to friends and relatives….
Wednesday, December 05, 2007
Visitors and newcomers find this amazing unlike other major cities, Bangalore has a grid concept of Mains and Crosses, one has to really understand them to successfully navigate within residential layouts. Each Layout would have major roads called 'Main's' which are connected by many perpendicular cross roads... here is one road sign for 1st cross being reinstalled at a junction.
Tuesday, December 04, 2007
While strolling around the magical artworks exhibited in the Habba 2007 at Chitrakala Parishat, stumbled upon these clay creatures. Liked the way they have been presented with traditional medium with modern attire, creations such as these made by local artist were in plenty at an affordable price point...
Monday, December 03, 2007
Bengalooru Habba is back with its repertoire of cultural events that include Carnatic music, folk dances, Yakshagana to fashion shows...
This fifth edition of Bengalooru Habba, which started on Nov 30th will be 10 day long celebration in the city…we catch up events at Chitrakala Parishat over the weekend and enjoyed the artifacts of 200-odd artisans from 21 Indian states and watched live performances.....
Sunday, December 02, 2007
As the city cools down it turns purple, among the few most beautiful trees of Bangalore is this Purple Trumpet, or ‘Tabebuia impetiginosa’ from Tabebuia family. Tree loses all the leaves just before the winter and spellbound viewers with this spectacular bloom…
Saturday, December 01, 2007
Perhaps I make it early on the roads over the weekends and catch up with the morning world. If it’s winter then mornings are very pleasant and many tend to enjoy them sitting besides the road over cup of tea / coffee or simply walking down the quieter lanes …