Tag Archives: A Traveler’s Muse

Weekly Photo Challenge: Wish

During my visit to Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya, where Lord Buddha attained enlightenment sitting under the peepal tree, I shot this Buddhist monk with his folded hands, praying to the Lord. This photo is part of this week’s challenge: … Continue reading

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Good Match in Willow River State Park, Wisconsin

Waterfall and long exposure techniques are considered good match for shooting beautiful landscape photos of falling water. I took this shot of the waterfall in the Willow River State Park in the Wisconsin state of USA. Another long exposure shot of … Continue reading

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Badlands National Park at Sunset

Do you find the ‘cherry on top‘ in this photo? Or over the top of these hills? This is the shot of wilderness in Badlands National Park. This is a beautiful, rugged, barren country of spires, buttes, pinnacles and several … Continue reading

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Boom Island Lighthouse on Mississippi River, Minneapolis

How often do you find a beautiful lighthouse close to the downtown of a major city? Not very often, i would say. Few days back, i got to know about the Boom Island Lighthouse near Minneapolis downtown, and as usual, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Monochromatic

More monochromatic photos of this week’s challenge here

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Gangtok Beneath my Feet

This is the shot of Gangtok (capital of Sikkim), taken from the cable car. Weekly Photo Challenge: Beneath Your Feet

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Sunset at Pura Tanah Lot Temple in Bali

For me, beautiful and gorgeous views like this one is the Inspiration to travel. *** More shots of Bali in my other posts: Eat Pray and Love in Bali Container of Bali Kuta Beach

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3-Day 3-Quote Challenge: Day 2

“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” – Martin Luther King Jr.  I read this quote last year somewhere … Continue reading

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Mexican Tequila Dolls: Symbol of Creativity

While waiting for the flight in Cancun, after ending our trip to Mexico, i found these beautiful souvenirs at the airport. They look really very cute, and to me, symbolizes the fun and creativity at its best. What do you … Continue reading

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Travelling is the Door to Nirvana

Man has to unlock several doors and cross many obstacles in order to achieve Nirvana or Moksha (union of human soul with the universal divinity). According to the traditions and holy scriptures, these relate to the renunciation of materialistic pleasures of … Continue reading

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