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This sadhu(hindu holy man), named Ganesh, was washing his holy water pot in the Ganges. He is from Haridwar(an important pilgrimage city) and he came to Varanasi for meeting his guru(teacher). As his
Sunset view from Matanga Hill.

Matanga Hill is one of the holy places described in the epic Ramayana as the hermitage of Saint Matanga.
This is an over processed image of our over exploited forests and natural ressources.
Gateway of India. 

The Gateway of India itself is a major tourist destination. At that instant, someone suddenly hit the metal guard rail with a ringing crash, and pigeons were frightened and took
People traveling by train.

I was waiting for my train to Ella at Nanu Oya Railway Station. Wandering around the opposite platform, I saw a train pull into the station. I couldnt take my eyes off an
Display of birds at the Naturhistorisches Museum in Vienna.
Auschwitz on a rainy day.
Weligama is famous for its old tradition of stilt-fishing. I arrived at the town just one day before a full moon. They dont fish when the moon is full, and if I had arrived just a day later, I would n
View from the church in Guatemala
My brother and uncle kayaking
A fall view of Mt. Rushmore.
One of the many fantastic rock formations along the Needles Highway in South Dakota. Note my Mom who is small but looks truly tiny here.
Horse Evening Feeding near Rt 90 Kentucky
An amazing view in Badlands National Park.
Nickel Plate 765 near Blue Mound, IL
Visiting Cuba's oldest cementeries creates ambivalent feelings; admiration for the impressive works of art and sadness for decades of abandonment that have fallen on them.
Every year I travel back to my home state of Maine. I am always amazed by its rural beauty.
Birdsnest in doorway of abandoned house.
Blennies are fish with some of the best expressions ever. Mexican Barnacle Blennies are my new favorite. This little fellow seems genuinely happy to see me.
Evening Chores
On the tiny island of Saba the local species of Anole Lizard have some really beautiful colors. This one was resting in the stone wall of a small cemetery.
In spite of soccer's growing popularity, Cuba still remains a natural talent baseballers' cauldron. Many kids dream a dream.
A bathrobe still hangs on a hook as this house crumbles around it.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
One of the many fantastic rock formations along the Needles Highway in South Dakota. Note my Mom who is small but looks truly tiny here.

One of the many fantastic rock formations along the Needles Highway in South Dakota. Note my Mom who is small but looks truly tiny here.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2010
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 20, 2012, 9:33 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/30
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO200
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