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Dominican Republic's paradise
Paradise Sanoa island
A bug on lavender
A rare bird walking by the shore
bee pushing a dandelion seed
Creek through the rocks
Sunday Gathering
First Blossoms
Spring is in the Air
Butterfly drinking flower nectar in South Carolina.
Modes of transport
A Walk in the woods...
Sunny day in Edinburgh
Hiking down Old Man of Storr.
Waiting for the Train
Destination Banff
Grand Tetons Splendor
 Sunset After the Rain
From the front and from the back.
Old School House in San Simeon, California.
13th Annual Photo Contest
Modes of transport

This picture was taken in the heart of Varanasi city. Varanasi is the one of the holiest places in India. With the presence of river Ganges - it is India's most oldest living cultural habitation. An around the year pilgrim and tourist destination - Varanasi is always brimming with people. Although India is making story about change and economic growth, this city still has the resonance of the past and India's on going success story still needs to touch this part of the land. I think this picture describes this juxtaposed story that Varanasi gives us. On one hand the city is so crowded and full of tourists - but it also houses yesteryear transport system as the cycle-rickshaw and awaits the growth that it desperately needs.

TAGS: Black And White, City, India, People, Sustainable Travel, Transport, Travel

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Thane, India
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© vijay patil.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2014
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Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: June 12, 2015, 3:57 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D3100
Focal Length: 28mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f5.6
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PHOTO LOCATION Varanasi, India