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... br> The Universal Dog was everywhere. I read somewhere that this is what dogs would look like without breeding. Wiry, long rangy legs, and mostly brown.
Saw Dhoom 3 a great Bollywood blockbuster. It was in Hindi but it didn't matter. It was an action flic. Three hours long.
There is a picture of a surgeon offering laporoscopy. Truly a very grotty looking building on the outside. But India is very much cleaner than it was 8 years ...
... Christian IV, king of Denmark entered into a treaty with Ragnnatha Nayak, the king of Tanjore by which the Danes were give permission to erect a fort at Tranquebar and pay an annual rent of Rs 3111. Tranquebar (Indian name Tharangambadi) was a Danish Trade Settlement until 1845.The Danish fort is a robust building that now houses a small archeological museum.
The Danish king Frederick IV send two German missionaries from Halle to spread the gospel in the ...
... on the coastal line of Bay of Bengal. Danish fort and Buildings
with Danish architecture are the attractions of Tranquebar.
Pitchavaram , 35 kms ,
east of Sirkazhi , ranks among the most scenic spot with abundant and varied
tourism resources. The Backwaters which are interconnected by the Vellar and
Kollidam System offer abundant scope for water sports parasailing , rowing and
The Pitchavaram forest not
... Tharangambadi – Tranquebar of yore, a former Danish colony with a picturesque beach close to Karaikal. Not expecting very much, we were pleasantly surprised by the well maintained Danish fort looming over a long stretch of clean sandy beach.
A row of fishing boats added ...
... few minutes.
Then i called my bombaiwala friend, he also came out, now we were group of three people who were disappointed. I asked Sr. PPG to wake up her father, she went in and came out alone.
We decide to take a brief walk and take pictures, so three of us stepped out. What we saw can not be explained in words, so i will let the pictures speak for themselves.
Disclaimer: My pictures do not justify the spectacle which we saw, it is recommended that you go ...