BELUR TRIP  14TH TO 17TH OCTOBER 2021(4)

On the 15th from Hoysaleshwara temple we proceeded to the Jain temples. They are dedicated the Tirthankaras Parshvanatha, Shanthinatha and Adinatha. Just outside the temple complex there is a stone inscription . Inside there is a very big one and writing is beautifully etched. When I look at such inscriptions, I wonder about the craftsmanship… Continue reading BELUR TRIP  14TH TO 17TH OCTOBER 2021(4)

BELUR TRIP  14TH TO 17TH OCTOBER 2021 (3) (SOL)

On the 15th morning, we woke up refreshed. There is a restaurant in the hotel premises. We were told breakfast would be served after some time. So, we walked down the main road and saw a small restaurant. We ate idli vada with sambhar, chutney there and walked back. My husband wanted to buy bananas.… Continue reading BELUR TRIP  14TH TO 17TH OCTOBER 2021 (3) (SOL)

BELUR TRIP  14TH TO 17TH OCTOBER 2021 (2)       

 We reached our hotel in Belur at 3.15 on the 14th. We had left home at 8.15 in the morning. Our hotel was less than a kilometer away from Chennakeshava temple. After resting for a while we walked to the temple. The walls of the temple complex are of plain stone in contrast to the… Continue reading BELUR TRIP  14TH TO 17TH OCTOBER 2021 (2)       

Atlas Moth

A few evenings ago we saw this beautiful moth resting on a leaf in our garden. We were seeing it for the first time. It was beautiful. We thought it was a butterfly. We looked in Google 😊 and learnt that it was a moth. It was there for a long time, almost still with… Continue reading Atlas Moth