Travel pics: The most breathtaking Indian vistas
We invited readers to send in their favourite travel pic -- that one photograph that perfectly captures the beauty of a place they visited. And we have been inundated with stunning pics of every corner of India.
Here are some more photos that readers sent in from all across India. Take a look!
Arnab Ganguly sends in this photograph taken at Aliyar Dam in Pollachi near Coimbatore in 2006.
"It had just stopped raining and the clouds were receding," he says. "A beautiful sight to witness."
Do you have a photograph that perfectly captures the beauty of a place -- of a breathtaking peak or a picture-perfect seashore? Share it with the world. Simply send in your photograph (original photos only) to firstname.lastname@example.org (subject line: 'My travel pic'), along with your name, the name of the place, a short description of the photograph, when you visited and what you liked most about the place. We'll feature the best pics right here of rediff.com.
Next Anu Viswan sends this photo of taken in the Nelliampathy hills, near Palakkad.
Lake Chilika, Orissa
Here Srinivasan Govindaraj sends this photo.
"This was taken by my friend Dr. Aathira during her trip to Orissa. She said the lake was like heaven, where tranquility took form in the stillness of the water," he shares.
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Anukriti Parsai Bais sends this photo taken on a hot air balloon ride over Bhopal.
"This picture is of the sunrise over the upper and lower lake of Bhopal. One can see the beautiful rays of the morning sun cast their magic on the lake creating a breathtaking view."
The Konkan trail
Nitin Parikh sends in this pic taken along the Konkan route in September 2008.
Rajahmundhry, Andhra Pradesh
Dudhsagar Falls, Goa
Mayur Gangrade sends this photo of the Dudhsagar waterfall.
"When you enter Goa from Karnataka by train, a glimpse of this waterfall gives a peace to heart," he says.
This pic was taken on a trip to Pondicherry in January 2009," shares Gopi P. "The sun was just rising and the entire horizon was bathed in a pinkish hue. It was pure magic watching the sunrise. The temperature was just about perfect and it was a perfect start to a fun-filled day."