The Land of the Dunes

A bright sun rises stealthily from around the corner, its sacred glow glinting off the arch-shaped stone pillars as the car speeds along the dusty road. Popularly known as “The Golden City”, Jaisalmer indeed lives up to its name. The landscape is engulfed in a tryst of yellow and brown and with the sun in its mightiest form in this part of the country; everything seems to be made of gold. The buildings, the kiosks, the streetlamps and even the dust.

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