Category Archives: Sunsets

Balcony with a view



What: Sunset in the hills
Where: Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh
When: January, 2016

Photo credit: Amrita S
Camera: iPhone (phone)


Painted sky


sunset over Jaisalmer fort in Rajasthan

What: Sunset as viewed through a break in the fort
Where: Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India
When: January 2012

Photo credit: Amrita S
Camera: iPhone 4s (phone)

Traveller’s tale: The living fort at Jaisalmer is enchanting to wander around, discovering nooks and crannies. We caught the sunset over the desert sands before going to dinner at one of the many restaurants in the fort.

The devil’s darning needle


dragonfly at sunset in goa

What: Sunset with a dragonfly, an unexpected subject
Where: Fort Aguada, Goa, India
When: October 2012

Photo credit: Rimi D
Camera: Canon Ixus 130

Traveller’s tale: Goa is beautiful any time of the year and its sunsets inspire poetry. While clicking away, a dragonfly got caught in the frame which was an unexpected bonus. (Dragonflies are also known in some parts of the world as the ‘devil’s darning needle’)