Today’s clicks – Visit to Mount Soma

Today’s photographs are from my visit to Sri Someswara temple , Mount Soma which is about 45 minutes from Asheville, North Carolina.This Vedic temple  is dedicated to Lord Shiva and  situated in the beautiful blue ridge mountains of North Carolina .There is also  a Hanuman Park  behind the Siva temple , Mahanandi Park, Ganga Park…

Biltmore Gardens, Asheville

My recent post on Biltmore House visit did not cover the beautiful  Biltmore gardens and a visit to the magnificent mansion and house is definitely  incomplete without the visit to the exotic gardens. The gardens were designed by landscape architect, Frederick Law Olmsted .The horticulturists work hard  to maintain the original vision of the gardens…

Today’s clicks – Biltmore Estate, Asheville

Asheville is a city in the beautiful Blue Ridge mountains in North Carolina  known for it’s scenic greenery, natural wonders and architectural history . Today’s photographs are from  the famous Biltmore estate and gardens located in Asheville .It is the largest privately owned home in America built by George Vanderbilt between 1889 – 1895 and…

Photographs – Raleigh Rose garden

Today’s photographs are from my visit   to  the Rose garden, a hidden gem in Raleigh , North Carolina. The beautiful  roses in the garden are a sight to see. Although the best time to visit the  rose gardens are when the roses start blooming in March and  in full bloom around mid May ,…

Today’s Clicks – Niagara Falls

Today’s clicks are from the beautiful Niagara Falls , truly a natural wonder- the falls are an amazing tourist attraction, reflecting nature’s larger than life quality and reminds me of how insignificant we are in this universe. Visiting the falls was indeed a humbling and awesome experience.The Niagara falls as you may know actually consists of three falls,…

Clicks of the day

Here are a few more breathtaking , scenic shots  from Maui, Hawaii . The first one shared from the tropical plantations appeared in a previous post. Click on each of the pictures to see the full resolution.                        

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The white cruiser looked magnificent against the blue sky and water ! ( ISO 100,  SS 1/800 , f5.6, 250 mm) Picture taken at Kaanapali beach from quite a distance from the lanai  .

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Beautiful and mesmerizing skyline of the Lion city, Singapore. The picture of the skyscrapers was taken from the Singapore flyer .Stunning views of the city , parts of Malaysia and Indonesian islands can also be viewed from the flyer!