Sunday, January 31, 2010
Saturday, January 30, 2010
A typical morning at a fast food place commonly called as darshini, pay up at counter take a coupon, get you favorite place and eat sitting or standing and then follow it up with hot cappy (coffee) ....
Friday, January 29, 2010
Anytime is sweets time! These tempting cheesecakes, jelly served as part of the power lunch buffet is one of many restaurants in the city serving to the needs of business professionals, though almost every organization have a good catering service and cafeteria attached feeding thousands of workoholics, many still prefer to visit power lunches outside….
Thursday, January 28, 2010
Abacus, and age old calculation tool kept for display took me back decades, the first slate I used had this abacus embedded, was glad to see this still being used in some schools to introduce kids to calculations making math’s a friendly affair!!
Wednesday, January 27, 2010
KSIC, a Karnataka government undertaking engaged in manufacture of silk sarees under the brand name ‘Mysore Silk’ is exhibiting best of the Silk sarees in Basava Bhavan, Race course road till 4th Feb 10, the Zari work on this sarees is delightful and famous. Zari is a type of thread made of fine gold or silver wire used in traditional garments. This thread is woven into fabrics, primarily made of silk to create intricate patterns such as this…
Tuesday, January 26, 2010
The longest elevated expressway to the
Monday, January 25, 2010
Sunday, January 24, 2010
Saturday, January 23, 2010
Never to be missed events in the city are these flowers shows held around 26th Jan and 15th August every year. Fantastic opportunities for flower lovers to enjoy. The center of attraction is always so creative and mesmerizes all visitors, such as this one a 40 feet “Qutub Minar” built with over 2,00,000 roses...a must visit if you are around!!
Friday, January 22, 2010
With cold storage facilities and global trades enabling anyone from anywhere to enjoy almost any fruit any season, the fruit sales in the local wholesale markets boost many varieties and variants, These stalls decked with a combination of local and imported fruits in Russell market are no exception!!
Thursday, January 21, 2010
Wednesday, January 20, 2010
Tuesday, January 19, 2010
Monday, January 18, 2010
Go carting is fun, not only to the drivers but for some tiny-tots too, the tracks are now getting busier with range of participants and few do introduce their kids to this fun sport quite an early stage of their life…
Sunday, January 17, 2010
Saturday, January 16, 2010
The eclipse made everyone aware and looks like each one seeking out to explore the event, the sunset was as beautiful as it can then, as if like a new sun...
Friday, January 15, 2010
Thursday, January 14, 2010
Approaching long weekend triggers crowds at shopping areas, the roadside shops are fully loaded with goods in anticipation, the fast changing trends drive many shopaholics to vist markets almost on weekly basis…
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
Apart from the boating the fantasy Lagoon at K R Puram offers a quiet and peaceful walking track, I liked that ambience and the well lit yet lonely walk area along the edge of the lake ….
Tuesday, January 12, 2010
Jathre meaning festival, this one was special as it revolves around Beans and all the possible food items with core ingredient as “Averebele”.
Averebele is split dried Indian beans / avarekalu / Cow beans. It is such a delicacy back home that during winters (when the vegetable is in season) the vegetable finds its way into practically everything that comes out of the kitchen and celebrated in a focused food festival at famous food street at VV Puram… More photos here..
Monday, January 11, 2010
A relaxing evening peddling away in a quiet lake at KR Puram is worth a visit, a gateway from the city crowd yet not far away and within limits. The lake has a developed play area and food courts attached and are well maintained!!
Sunday, January 10, 2010
Saturday, January 09, 2010
Crisp Masala Dosa does workout to be great filling breakfast, and most of the the Darshinis in the city does offer best of these varieties, gets me there often!!
Friday, January 08, 2010
Wearing the winter colors, the city is enjoying great weather and eye catching combinations of natures festivities.. even a simple snaps in the gardens get colorful and charming…
Thursday, January 07, 2010
Wednesday, January 06, 2010
Looks like vacations are over and people are back in the city, the terminal building at BIAL is almost empty and awaits the next flood of travelers…