Gomateshwara Statue Karkala

The Gomateshwara Statue, Karkala

I wonder how many Gomateshwara Statues are there in India and especially in Karnataka. I know at least four of them in the State. By the time, we reached the Gomateshwara Statue, it was dark and mobile photography became impossible. My Sony A5100 came in handy; I could manage somewhat good Gomateshwara Photographs.   If you guys are planning here, ensure to reach this place … Continue reading The Gomateshwara Statue, Karkala

Attur Church, St. Lawrence Shrine

The Attur Church, St. Lawrence Shrine

We drove to the outskirts of Karkala to visit the Attur Church or the St. Lawrence Shrine. Thanks to my friend Lawrence for showing the way. The Attur Church dates back to 1759 and known for many miracles. Saint Lawrence Church, Attur The Church has seen many destructions and renovations in several centuries. In the year 1900, Rev. Fr. Frank built the present Church and … Continue reading The Attur Church, St. Lawrence Shrine

Tourist at Sunset Point Agumbe

We missed the sunset at Agumbe

We passed through Agumbe hill at about 4 p.m. and missed the sunset view due to time constraints. We could not afford to wait until the sunset because we had to reach out to our friend’s place in Karkala as soon as possible. Sunset Point Agumbe Selfie time at Sunset Point In the above photograph, the people are busy posing for the photographs. While some … Continue reading We missed the sunset at Agumbe

Candid photo at Tea Estate

Beautiful Tea Estates near Kalasa

We were on the way from Kalasa to Sringeri when we came across beautiful tea estates. Many travellers were already in the midst of the estate and busy with their selfie sessions. I could not resist the temptation to get inside the tea plantations and pulled the car to the side. Tea Estates, Kalasa All my passengers became busy photographing each other with their smart … Continue reading Beautiful Tea Estates near Kalasa