Sep 6, 2008

In the bazaars of Hyderabad

This is the Ramzan month, and hence, the best time to take a walk through the quaint alleys around Charminar. Bangles, lehengas, shararas, pearls, yards and yards of beautiful fabric of all kinds, lace, zari, mehendi, saris, dry fruits, spices, ethnic footwear...there's nothing you can't get there!

I went there a couple of days ago with a friend who also loves taking photographs. We shopped and took pictures all evening :)


  1. Wow! As Always!

    I like the way you get the colours! Is it your camera, or you REALLY are a good photographer? ;)

  2. Really nice, reminds me of Bhendi Bazaar in Mumbai.

  3. wow amazing just like sagar said looks like bhendi bazaar in bombay.
    i admire your love for brother inlaw is a hyderabadi and also a hyderabad patriot like you.:)

  4. Wow, Really nice pics.
    Came across your blog today and I went to all of your posts. Woooow! Your posts are filled with so positive energy. I liked your writing style. The pictures in some of the posts are like WOoW !

    Keep up the good work

  5. may be i'm still not a true hyderabadi @ heart! not visited any of the places that you had written about akka!!!
    Must do that soon! work s killing us, anyways Will do it and feeling J totally. such lovely pics and indeed you have mastered it, A great photographer....

  6. Miss the colorful markets(>_<) There exists beauty even in the crowd, its noise and unorganized state!! Really looking fwd to get into the crowds very soon!
    And eye falls on the bangles again!!

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  8. RD, thank you very much, but why're you suddenly being so nice to me? :D

    sagar, megha,
    Thank you :) I've been to mumbai, but never knew there was something called bhendi bazaar there!
    megha, say hi to your bro-in-law from me :)

    naveen, thank you so much for visiting my blog, and for your kind comment! Do visit often :)

    thank you so much :)

    thank you very, very much :)

    thats so true...and i already told you im gifting you five dozens of bangles when you come here :P

  9. I agree with all the previous wows...your photos of Hyderabad inspires me to visit it..there is something mystical about the place. Thanks for sharing :))

  10. beautiful..:))

    i am going to visit hyd soon :)

  11. Thank you so much, Shuma! Yes, you should visit Hyderabad, I'm sure you'll like it :)

    Thank you, Sharanya :) I hope you have a lovely time in Hyderabad :)


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