Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Our world

 
Myanmar Vipassana Gate to the Global Vipassana Pagoda in Gorai, Mumbai.

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41 comments:

  1. What an incredibly beautiful place! Superb capture! I love the colors!

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  2. What an amazing structure and beautiful image.

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  3. I thought this shot is from some other country. Beautiful structure and beautifully clicked.

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  4. For a sec I thought it was from Thailand. Great capture.

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  5. Oh mother, seriously, this is in Mumbai???

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    1. :) Yes. Yeh hai Mumbai meri jaan!!

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  6. I love the exterior peaceful look.

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  7. Glorious Golden Pagoda ! Is this a contemporary structure ?

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    1. Yes. Planning for the construction of the Global Vipassana Pagoda began in 1997, while actual building work started in 2000. Not completed totally yet.

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  8. ...wonderful structure made even more beautiful by this shot!

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  9. I can't believe this is in Mumbai! You've captured it very well! Loved it!

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  10. aah...so beautifully captured :)

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  11. hey wow deepak! i last visited teh pagoda while still under construction. Now I am tempted to post those images! this one is serious wow! i should visit it now!

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  12. Wow! I never knew such places existed in Mumbai! Thanks for sharing.

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  13. Wow magiceye, superb click. Just loved it . . .
    Keep clicking . . .

    Ashwini Dey

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  14. I can't believe this is in Mumbai..never heard of it.
    First I thought it was Bangkok..

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  15. Oh well done Deepak, an excellent image of a truly spectacular building.

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  16. Nice place....Red, Gold and White combination is too good...

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  17. Amazing.. Where is this.. Never knew something like this existed in Bombay

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    1. It is in Gorai. Click on the link given in the caption for details.

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  18. Quite a different look from around here. Nice to see.

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  19. Wow! I didnt know that we have this in india! i also thought that itz from thailand! amazing! reminded me of the dozes of pagodas i visited in thailand!

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