Category: Karnataka

I Was Here: Manchanabele 3

I Was Here: Manchanabele

I visited Manchanabele/Manchinabele first way back in Nov 2006. With a day to spare today, I thought of visiting the place again. It was all good till few kilometers before the the water reservoir....

I Was Here: Belur 5

I Was Here: Belur

I paid a short visit to the Hoysala temples of Belur during my long ride to west coast almost two years ago. Couple of hours spent there is no where sufficient to get to...

Dawn and Dusk at Kodachadri 19

Dawn and Dusk at Kodachadri

I camped at Kodachadri peak last December. I managed myself to be at the top well in time & also managed to get up early to witness sunset & sunrise at the peak. Hereare...

A Visit to Avani Betta 13

A Visit to Avani Betta

One peculiarity of being in Bangalore is each road going out of the city leads you to a different countryside after a journey of an hour or two (assuming you are not stuck in...

I Was Here: Siddaganga 1

I Was Here: Siddaganga

The first family (God & his family) – Lord Ganesha, Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvathi & Lord Subrahmanya – captured at Siddaganga Mutt, Tumkur. During my day trip to Mandharagiri and Kaidala, I paid a...