Hasselt is the capital of Limburg, Belgium. Normally it is a quite town, but the city is always active during weekends with different activities. Hasselt is famous for speculoos (spiced biscuit), Jenever drink (traditional liqour) etc., At the city centre stands an old building named as ‘The Sweert’, a pharmacy. Since 1713, this building isContinue reading “Sword, a traditional symbol”
Cochem is a district in Rhineland palatine region, Germany. The history and tradition of this place is artistically collaged on the wall, in city centre. Different materials are used in one collage.
What you see depends on what you look for! Here I see senescence of leaf, the process of aging in plants. The picture was taken in autumn, when the color of leaf had begun to change. This change in leaf color is due to degradation of chlorophyll in plants, a programmed self death, induced by the changeContinue reading “Senescence”
I had visited a pharmacy museum in Heidelberg, Germany. The museum exhibits themes like history of medicine, evolution of medicine and instruments which were used in olden days to prepare medicine. I clicked the picture using a mobile, without focusing on the object (shadow). The below picture was taken by focusing on the shadow andContinue reading “Focus on the shadow”
I am a native of south India. The place where I come from follow a tradition of sitting on floor in an order and eating food on banana leaves (as plate), with hands. Sometimes we also form a separate order for ladies and gents, just to make ourselves sit comfortably. Once we are seated, the foodContinue reading “Indian get together”
This photo was taken in one of the hotel gardens in the Netherlands. A natty blue gown was used as the garden decor. The cloth was tied with a thin string just above the pond. Word prompt: Natty
I had taken this picture in cologne bridge, Germany. I could see only 2 names in all the locks, only this particular lock had 4 names. I assumed they could be best friends. Photo challenge: Friend
Drinking a cup of coffee in a garden and reading a good book is an evanescent moment to me. Photo challenge: evanescent
I came across this small flowering plant growing on a tree stump. This truely had a positive impression on me. I could see a new life growing on a cut down tree. No matter how broken you are, you can rise again beautifully!
I had taken this picture at an Indian restaurant, Gent, Belgium. Wine had reflection of ceiling, which had a beautiful picture of red fort, Delhi, India. Weekly photo challenge : Reflecting