Snap@Moment | Pamban Sea Rail Bridge (Annai Indira Gandhi Bridge)

India's first, 100 years old and 2065m long sea bridge connecting Indian mainland and Rameswaram(Pamban) Island.  It is a Cantilever(raises to ships and barges pass through) bridge.

Location
between Indian mainland and Rameswaram(Pamban) Island, Ramanathapuram District, Tamilnadu, INDIA

30 comments:

Hilary said...

That's an interesting perspective. It makes me wonder where you were when snapping the shot?

Krishna/കൃഷ്ണ said...

@Hilary
I took this photo from a Road Bridge just parallel to rail bridge.

Thanks

Sandhya said...

Very good capture, Krishna!

Rahul Bhatia said...

Very nice capture!

Yamini MacLean said...

Hari Om
Love this - am a great fan of structural items and bridges tick all the boxes; as does your composition Krishna!! YAM xx

R Niranjan Das said...

Nice shot!

magiceye said...

Beautiful

Destination Infinity said...

Excellent click. I wish I could see this place one day!

Destination Infinity

SG said...

Thanks for the excellent photo. Pamban Bridge should be considered one of India's 7 wonders.

rudraprayaga said...

Nice shot.

ladyfi said...

A century old! Nice shot.

Rajesh said...

Wonderful shot of the bridge.

Jeevan said...

Excellent capture! It’s my dream to behold this sight :)

Ramakrishnan Ramanathan said...

Wonderful aerial view of this amazing bridge.

Amelia Kumar said...

Great shot! Wow 100 years old

Ashwini C N said...

Such a gem of our place! So proud!

Meera Rao said...

very cool!

Saru Singhal said...

Wonderful!

George said...

That's quite a bridge!

A Homemaker's Utopia said...

Wonderful capture :-)

Lakshmi said...

Lovely..I just love this town and I can stand here and watch the seascape for hours

Haddock said...

What a wonderful view.
That road bridge must have been really high to get this view.

EG CameraGirl said...

I'm amaze that it is a century old!

LONDONLULU said...

What a lovely composition and gorgeous piece of engineering. Like Lakshmi, I too could gaze at this forever:)

Rachit Aggarwal said...

Must appreciate your efforts for taking this picture.

This is really a great picture. I have been to this place long time back.

Betsy Adams said...

Wow---great photo. Looks like you were in an airplane when taking that photo...Great shot.
Hugs,
Betsy

Pallavi said...

Beautifully captured :)

Arti said...

So ancient and beautiful, I just felt the breeze.

Bob Bushell said...

Outstanding.

D.Nambiar said...

I'd love to see the 'Pamban Palam' I've heard so much about.

Thank you for the glimpse. :)