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An Abandoned City-Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri -A city that was built and abandoned within a span of 14 years.  An emperor built an impressive city and wrote a new poetry with the stones and one day suddenly abandons it for some inexplicable reason.  887 mots de plus

Travel Stories

A morning in Fatehpur Sikri

As we went along the road to Fatehpur Sikri from Agra, our driver, Dev, pointed out the motorbikes passing us on either side. Most had women carrying a large bag on the rear seat. 1 319 mots de plus


Agra Diaries – Sikandara Complex

What has Agra got to offer beyond Taj Mahal ?

We had planned a night halt in Agra while coming back from Jaipur by road. We reached Agra by around 1.00 pm and post lunch decided to visit Sikandara complex. 2 196 mots de plus


En-route to Agra

My mother and I left Delhi after breakfast. We passed by roads waking up to a fresh day. Barbers shaving heads of clients on chairs set up under trees, street food sellers cooking up breakfast on their mobile carts, locals eating by the cart before rushing off to attend to their day’s work. 752 mots de plus


A feast across time.

Going through a lot of my old pictures , I have discovered, I ain’t that bad a  photographer.So  I’ll post a few  of them  which make the cut. 139 mots de plus