Monday, November 14, 2011

Through coloured glasses...



They say when you look through rose colored glasses everything looks nice...

Anyone willing to lend me a pair?

I edited this picture pushing the contrast, hue and brightness to the extremes. In spite of many distortions, The picture retains it's original charm (in my view).

This seems to be one of those rare occasions where essence of nature manages to override the harsh human interference.

(If observed carefully, an inverted image of the lawn and blue sky complete with a silhouette of a palm tree can be seen in the drop of water)

Saturday, November 5, 2011

Lines of Wisdom


This was taken in a procession held at a temple to mark the end of the rainy season (Katina pooja). The ending of rainy season indicates that the priests can set about their endeavor of spreading the word of Lord Buddha, on their humble journey by foot.

Many decades of guidance seems have left its inscriptions of wisdom in these fine lines……