Madurai to Kerala
Location: Varkala, Kerala, IndiaFrom the Sri Meenakshi Temple complex in Madurai, Tamil Nadu to Xmas in Varkala on the coast of Kerala.
The towering Gopurams of the Sri Meenakshi Temple in Madurai - note the rain!
One of the many shrines in the temple where people make offerings - this one is for Hanuman the monkey god
Watching while women make little offerings from Ghee, Tumeric, Salt, oil lamps in Banana leaf pots and flowers in front of the statue of Kali
The temple eastern entrance from the street in Madurai.
Varkala beach at Sunset
Kathakali performers putting on their makeup in Cochin
the Kathakali performance, this is the demon of the piece - Ravanna
The 'Hero' of the Kathakali performance
The Kettuvalam boats being poled along the Backwaters near Vaikal in Kerala
A local in a dugout canoe on the backwaters
One of the Chinese Fishing Nets on the harbour in Fort Cochin
Sunset yoga on Xmas Day on Varkala Beach