Beauty of Chilka lake....

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© Saroj Swain
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This shot was taken in early morning hours, while traveling in a train passing through Chilka lake (India's largest Brackish water lake) in Odisha.

Separated from the Bay of Bengal by a narrow spit, Chilika is one of India's largest brackish water coastal lakes. Located south of the mouth of the Mahanadi River in unspoilt Orissa, this lake was once a bay of the ocean until it was silted up by monsoon tides.

There are nearby islands, it is now a superb sight for dolphin watching, and even a hot favourite place for migratory birds that arrive from the cold northern areas.

Thank you so much Geoff Plant for your kind spotlight to this shot. I appreciate you from core of my heart for your kind gesture. Dedicating this shot to you.

13 responses

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (7 Sep 2013):

    Beautiful!!

  • Shelly Conner

    Shelly Conner gave props (7 Sep 2013):

    So pretty

  • Larry Owens

    Larry Owens gave props (8 Sep 2013):

    luv it

  • Raymond Fausel

    Raymond Fausel gave props (8 Sep 2013):

    beautiful

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant gave props (8 Sep 2013):

    ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL CAPTURE WELL SPOTTED AND TAKEN

  • P. Michael Bodigor

    P. Michael Bodigor gave props (8 Sep 2013):

    Very nice.

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (8 Sep 2013):

    marvelous shot Saroj!! I had so many times planned to visit this place..but never happened, but I'll make sure to hapen one day.

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (9 Sep 2013):

    Beautiful image for a kind and considerate friend!

  • Joy B

    Joy B gave props (9 Sep 2013):

    Just gorgeous!

  • Randy Turoff

    Randy Turoff gave props (11 Sep 2013):

    Golden glory. Love this shot!

  • Robert R. Gaines

    Robert R. Gaines gave props (7 Oct 2013):

    Vibrant and sublime.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (28 Apr 2014):

    Very beautiful...The sunlight reflected in the water looks similar to an angel spirit in the shape of its formation.

  • Bailey Cooper

    Bailey Cooper gave props (28 Apr 2014):

    Who wouldn't want to wake up to this?

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