The images are are “Lungloh Tui”, a film by Central KTP and Chhinga Veng Branch KTP. The video is on YouTube and best viewed in big screen. The images are from the beginning and from 42:00 minutes.
Kodachadri mountain peak, one of many in Western Ghats, attracts trekkers and pilgrims alike.Near The approach is from Kollur town in Shimoga, some 400 odd km from Bangalore.
Sakleshpur railway is a part of the railway line that connects Mangalore to Bangalore in South India. The stretch from Sakleshpur to Kukke Subrahmanya was closed for years for conversion to broad gauge. During which it became a trekkers paradise rightly called Green Route. It passes through thick green forests, numerous streams, waterfalls, some 50 tunnels and countless bridges.
Armed with my Aunt’s little Lumix camera, I walked the streets of Aizawl for a photograph things I found interesting. It was uncomfortable to aim at random things with a camera because this was before everyone has a smartphone and before every monkey carries a DSRL. Some people even asked where the photo would be published. Perhaps they thought I was from the newspaper.