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The red sandstone marvel- Agra Fort or Red Fort of India.

While Taj Mahal looms large across Agra, another amazingly magnificent but less known monument is the Agra Fort or Red Fort. While it doesn’t have a romantic story like the Taj, the Red Fort or Agra Fort plays a prominent role in Indian history. 383 more words


Decorated Pillar Inside Agra Fort

This is not paint or dye or pigment. These are colored semi-precious stones cut into floral shapes & fixed on this pillar.

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7 Things You Must Experience in Agra

Agra is a city of many architectural marvels. Every visit makes you fall in love with it even more. During my recent visit to the city – one after ten years, I realized how much I had missed it. 793 more words


Exquisite India

In 2013, I journeyed to India with a beautiful group of people.  Here are some photos I captured.  This is a collection of shots from Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. 132 more words


Agra - India

After our full day of touring in Delhi, it was time to head out with our driver Karan Singh.  We were picked up at our hotel and headed out for the 4 hour drive (approximately 242 km) to Agra.  626 more words


Damn, Those knock knees

“You are unfit to join the Indian Air Force”, the medical officer said, his voice reverberating in my ears. The two other candidates gave me a compassionate look. 2,936 more words

India’s Favorite Destinations Revealed

India is a place of diverse topography, cultures and cuisines. If you thought that after visiting heavenly Kashmir, mystifying mountains of north east or splendid hill stations Shimla, nainital, ooty and mussorie, you had enough of India. 497 more words