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Oct 312019
 
Free Download November 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – Baijnath Temple Uttarakhand

November 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – Baijnath Temple Uttarakhand “A Charming Village Grew Around It”. That, in a nutshell, is the story of the colorful town of Baijnath that grew around Baijnath Temple Complex near Kausani where Bloggers Bus stopped for some time and I was able to click this image of Baijnath Temple Complex for the November 2019 wallpaper calendar. The temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and Parvati is believed to be 800 + years old. The beauty of Kumaon is that most of its temples are “Jagrit temples “, meaning the deity is actively worshiped & if prayed from a [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Sep 302019
 
Free Download October 2019  Wallpaper Calendar – A Pelican In Singapore

October 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – Portrait of A Pelican In Singapore   If there is one month I wait eagerly then it is October, and there are many reasons for that, for October marks the beginning of the festival season in most of India & also the hope that winters are not far. Yes, for us living in the hot & humid plains of North India, nothing sounds better than, ” Winter Is Coming” . But before we welcome the winters, let me share this “ Portrait Of A Pelican” that I clicked in  Jurong Bird Park Singapore, that [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Sep 012019
 
Free Download September 2019 Wallpaper Calendar - Honey Bee on Ceiba speciosa flower

September 2019 Wallpaper Calendar-Honey Bee on Autumn Flowers of Delhi The Hum Of The Bee Is The Voice Of The Garden said a wise man once, a perfect quote for the September 2019 Wallpaper Calendar I say. For if there are no bees there will be no humans such is our dependence on bees for pollinating plants including many of our food sources.⠀ Anyways coming back to > The Silk Floss tree aka > Ceiba speciosa is one of the many South American trees that have made Delhi NCR home. It is one of the most colorful trees in Autumn [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Aug 012019
 
Free Download August 2019 Wallpaper Calendar - A Night Camp Satpura National Park

August 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – Satpura National Park A Night Camp by Denwa River August is the month of our Independence day in India as we won back our independence from British Raj on 15th August 1947. As a traveler when I think of freedom, I also think of our vast wilderness that spreads from the Changthang plateau in Ladakh to the Periyar Tiger Reserve in Kerala and everything in between from the Great Rann of Kutch to the Namdapha National Park in Arunachal Pradesh. But for the August 2019 Wallpaper Calendar, we have this image I made in the [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Jul 012019
 
Free Download July 2019 desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar – Plain Tiger Butterfly

July 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – Plain Tiger Butterfly Gurgaon   Hello July: If you can do just one thing please bring some rains to the parched dusty plains of North India.  So dear reader welcome to the July 2019 Wallpaper Calendar from desi Traveler, this month we visit the wonderful Thousand Shades Butterfly Park Gurgaon, where I clicked this image of 2 Plain Tiger Butterflies.  As you can see even the plain Tiger Butterflies are a work of art by mother nature, and now imagine if you have hundreds of butterflies hopping from one flower to another in search of [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Jun 012019
 
Free Download June 2019 desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar – Rainbow At Supertree Grove Singapore

  June 2019 Wallpaper Calendar -Rainbow At Supertree Grove Singapore Hello June, how hot you plan to be? Well, I guess a lot and let us brace for the heat wave but also pray for some showers, just like that day when I was in Singapore and got lucky with this rainbow over Supertree grove and I got my image for the June 2019 Wallpaper Calendar. So dear travelers you are welcome to download your free June  2019 Wallpaper Calendar with a rainbow over Supertree Grove Singapore. Here is the backstory about clicking this Rainbow image for the June [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

May 012019
 
Free Download May 2019 desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar - Amaltas Tree In Bloom

 May 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – Indian Laburnum Tree / Golden Shower In Bloom   The May 2019 Wallpaper Calendar from desi Traveler is an image you may have seen a few times already. It is the Amaltas aka Indian Laburnum Tree or Golden shower called so due to its golden yellow flowers that give an illusion of Gold Necklaces hanging from the tree. But first a bit of the back story about my love for Amaltas trees. I have always loved trees, more so flowering trees. Growing up I was torn between the Ruby Red flowers of Gulmohur and [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Apr 012019
 
Free Download April 2019 desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar – An Evening In Bali

Download Free Copy of April 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – A Surfer On A Bali Beach   Bali is an island of legends, both natural like the volcanoes and manmade one like the temples of Bali that with their unique architectural beauty takes you to a different world.  But in my opinion, the true legend of Bali unfolds on its beautiful beaches especially around dusk when the Sun, Sky, and Sea join hand to mesmerize you with ever-changing drama.  The April 2019 Wallpaper Calendar is about one such mesmerizing evening from the Kuta Beach in Bali. From a photography point of view, [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Mar 012019
 
Free Download March 2019 desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar - Merlion Singapore

Download Free Copy of March 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – Singapore Merlion in Night I was initially in two minds whether to include this long exposure image of Singapore Merlion in the annual calendar or not as it has been used for the promotion of the annual desi Traveler Calendar Contest on various social media. But then many of the readers who participated in the contest mentioned in messages to me that they would like to see this image in the desi Traveler Annual Calendar. As I also like this image a lot I decided to keep this image for [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Feb 012019
 
Free Download February 2019 desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar

Download Free Copy of February 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – Dubai Flamingo The new year is already old, Ah!  the speed with which time flies. So let us welcome February with the hopes of an early spring and a very very late Summer :P.  For the February 2019 Wallpaper Calendar, we have this reflection of a Flamingo I clicked in Dubai. If you think Dubai is only about the skyscrapers and dazzling malls & souks full of Arabian Night memorabilia then you my friend must read this post about the nature conservation side of Dubai. For right in the heart [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]