Story of Vivekananda House

  Frank’s Tuesday Photo Challenge – History Vivekananda House – A Landmark in Chennai, known for its distinct architectural features such as the circular core, the semicircular corridors, the hemispherical dome and the square plan.   His-Story Vivekananda House, aka Ice House, is an important architectural monument in Chennai, India, used by the British to… Read More

A Rich Cultural Heritage

The Great Dravidian Heritage Art & Architecture and monumental sculptures depicting the great Dravidian culture of South India, during the Pallava Kingdom’s rule with Kanchipuram as its capital, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Mahabalipuram, for your view. The Pagodas One of the tower sculptures of the Pagodas Monolithic Sculptures A Monolithic Cave Scriptures or Sculptures?… Read More


  Aesthetic – A World Heritage!     f/2.7, 1/160, ISO 100 Mamallapuram, also known as Mahabalipuram, is a town in Kancheepuram district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, around 60 km south of the city of Chennai. It is an ancient historic town and was a bustling seaport during the time of Periplus (1st… Read More

One of the Ancient Wonders of World

One of the Seven Wonders?… Yes it’s the Mahabalipuram in Chennai, India The Seven Pagodas (cars or rathas), curved out of a single rock each, is a wonder rooted on the beach sands of Mahabalipuram otherwise known as Mamallapuram.  Today, only a few of them exist as the other ones are submerged in the sea. … Read More