Wednesday, July 16, 2008

Stories from Oblivion: Chapter Five: Cairo

What began on an early afternoon as a stroll in a colourless suburb of Cairo, known to the world as Giza, eventually turned into a trip downtown where we got drenched in the city's mystic madness.












































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18 comments:

Ps said...

TS!!! U in Egypt?!Are you based there now? I was there too.I loved it.Just got back.I'll be writing abt it for Readers Digest Joy.(and no mention of giza except for a sentence):-)U been to Aswan and upper egypt?
I loved your pics.I too clicked some very diff ones.

Absolutely Normal Chaos said...

I am now officially jealous of you.

Priya said...

Holidaying? You got an eye man!

and yeah,am in ozzie land now :)

siropdevanille said...

Oooohh... niiice! :) Gorgeous photographs! So lucky!

~ said...

wonderful snaps! :) just reminds of a concept something on the lines of sufi music and the eliteness that urdu reflects.. something on those lines.. and now i remember of kabir's doha..

:)

thendral said...

Nice change, an Indian finding mystic madness in another country.

Tashi said...

beautiful pix...

Gauri said...

Awesome pictures TS

Serendipity said...

wat camera are u using?!

Serendipity said...

wat camera are u using?!

Anandit _ Andy said...

Check out the photographie section under m blog: xpressionism.blogspot.com

Luv n' peace
-Anandit

Mystique said...

jealous si, not because you went to egypt, but you're SO good with the camera.....

Ujjwal said...

Pictures say a thousand words.

If you add some words of yours, the thousands of words form a story.

Tell me a story buddy..
Good work!

TS said...

@Ujjwal: Words haven't kept up their promised supply. But will try nevertheless.

Ranjani said...

what gorgeous pics! A realy visual treat:)
You have a nice space.....

TS said...

@Serendipity: A friend's Sony, the one with the detachable LCD. Don't know the model details.

@Ranjini: Merci merci :)

purplesilt said...

Lovely stuff! :) cant become a follower since you havent updated that option on ur blog...

Rohini said...

Great stuff. Love the colourful earrings on display one. And the second last one.