deponti (deponti) wrote,

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Old and new, lasting and fleeting....

On the old, sits the new, like an interloper:

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The rock on which this bulding sits is three billion years old, and will outlast this building, and all the construction that humans are capable of, by aeons....

The ancient sky and the sun make a lovely counterpoint to here-now-gone-now state of the clouds.

To me, this photograph is an illustration of what is lasting, and what is fleeting.
Tags: architecture, bannerghatta, clouds, photography, rock, sunrise, thoughts, zoo

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