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People and Scenes, Ragihalli

Here's the great group with whom I made the trip on Sunday:

Asha, Geetanjali, Avinash:

asha geetanjali avinash


Subir, Sid, Anush:

subir sid anush

Asha had just returned from a memorable trip to Leh and Ladakh; Geetanjali and Subir (one of the most hospitable couples I have met!They are always enthusiastic when I foist a new group of people on them on a Sunday morning) had decided not to bring their lovely daughter Avantika along; and Avinash and Anush were busy finding picturesque scenes through the cameras.....




The area looked lovely because it was the monsoon season. Here's the Bannerghatta Forest vista, with the monsoon clouds:

bannerghatta forest area


At the kere, there was a SMALL TEMPLE, constructed of granite:


small stone temple ragihalli kere


By the road we walked along, this small shrine... red-striped, surrounded by greenery:



small shrine


the LICHEN on the rocks, and the outline of the rocks themselves, made a lovely pattern:


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another view of the rocks:

rocks and lichen


There were people who were, literally, living at the edge, in this case, the edge of the lake...

living at the edge of the kere

This is the sign for the Ramakrishna Ashram at Shivanahalli:

ramakrishna ashram shivanahalli




The Ramakrishna Ashram logo and symbols, and the pink-washed wall, make a nice picture:

ramakrishna ashram shivanahalli

That's it folks, until the next trip I make....
Tags: bannerghatta, jlr, ntp, people, photography, scenery
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