Baramotichi Vihir… an ancient Step Well

STEP WELLS… Usually is a concept seen only in India. Throughout India there are dozens of step well. Maharashtra has one too. Step wells are used for water retention and distribution. Baramotichi Vihir, ancient Step Well, 110 feet deep and 50 feet in diameter, octagonal in shape was constructed between 1641 AD and 1646 AD by Sahu Virubhai Bhosale. It was meant to be a water source to all the farms around and a huge Amrai Garden with its 12 moats.
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Kopeshwar Temple… World of stunning beauties

Beauty of life lies hidden in even the most seemingly desolate of places. Kopeshwar Temple, relatively unknown to masses, some 60 Km from Kolhapur at the border of Maharashtra and Karnataka is one such beautiful world of stunning beauties and hidden gem of an architectural marvel blended with mesmerizing and awe inspiring extravagant masterpiece of sensuous carvings and sculptures.
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Poetry in stones….. a pure love story of chisel and stone.

Poetry in stones….. a pure love story of chisel and stone.

This shilp is one of the most amazing sculpture and has a beautiful story around.
शिल्पकार के अद्भुत और उत्क्रुस्त शिल्पकारी का जीता जागता प्रमाण है.
I won’t tell you where exactly its located in Verul cause that will kill the thrill of you going and finding it out on your own but surely will tell you about the story.
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Perception of Beauty

Ours perception of beauty in this modern world is so much distorted. Look at these fabulous creation with its amazing and stunning beauty… A world full of Joy and Happiness.. an extraordinary phenomenon… a meaning to life. I soak in to the beautiful world of these stunning beauties with hours blanketed by the deep silences. Sensuousness grasp you at it peak with these voluptuous GanNayikas and SurSundaris.
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Bhutan… A land where Phallus’s are revered.

In Bhutan, one can see paintings of erect ejaculating Penis all the places, can be seen painted on the walls of houses and buildings throughout Bhutan. They are everywhere. On doors, windows, signboards, murals and totems. On key chains, paperweights and souvenirs in all shapes and sizes. Traditionally symbols of an erect penis in Bhutan have been intended to drive away the evil eye and malicious gossip.

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Sanchi Stupas… An engineering marvel.

Sanchi : on a hilltop at Sanchi Town in Raisen District of the state of Madhya Pradesh, India, Built in 3rd century BC by Maurya dynasty emperor Great Ashok, 36.5 meters in diameter and almost 16.5 meters hieght stands tall with all the glory of its past. It’s one of the best Buddhist monument with epitome of craftsmanship, art and architecture I have ever seen.
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