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I Is For India – Just Is…

There are many adjectives to describe India, from incongruous and unusual to breathtaking and beautiful. I’ve come to realise that any adjectives do not do the delicious melting pot that is India justice, so I have decided to accept is as it is  – India just is…

I’ve written many posts about my visit to incredible India, 16 posts in total – have a check here. I have promised to return, one day.

 

Cee’s Which Way Challenge #35: The Taj Mahal Complex

I had the idea that the Taj Mahal was just a single structure sitting alone in the middle of an Indian city. I should not have been  surprised then, to see that it is a whole complex! It is large and vast, just like the country itself.

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WordPress Weekly Photo: Symmetry – India

Palaces, forts, and other structures in India are built along symmetrical lines.  Amidst the frenetic busyness bordering on chaos, symmetry is everywhere. Symmetry, leading to harmony and unity with the universe. This the Indian world-view. Check out the symmetry in these structures.

Fatehpur Sikri Fort India Agra Jaipur
Fatehpur Sikri Fort
Jama Masjid New Delhi
Jama Masjid New Delhi
Jodhpur, Mehrangarh Fort, India, Rajasthan
View of the blue-violet city of Jodhpur from the heights of Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur, India, Rajasthan, Golden Triangle
Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur

In response to wordpress’s weekly photo challenge “Symmetry” – click on the link to see other other bloggers’ photos of “Symmetry”.

Here are some of them:

  1. Uncle Spike’s Kocatepe Mosque https://unclespikes.wordpress.com/2015/02/13/weekly-photo-challenge-symmetry-i/
  2. Through The Lens’s Fatehpur Sikri https://vidurmithal.wordpress.com/2015/02/14/symmetry/
  3. Open and Free’s Silent Beauty of the Amber Fort in Jaipur http://17path.wordpress.com/2015/02/14/silent-beauty/
  4. Painted Words’s beautiful symmetry in the Pom Pom Dahlia https://paintedwords1.wordpress.com/2015/02/13/symmetry/
  5. Picture Worthy’s beautiful tree lined path in Bordeaux, France https://pictureworthy.wordpress.com/2015/02/16/feb-15-2015-sunday-wordpress-weekly-photo-challenge-symmetry/#comment-808