Pakistani duo Zeb and Haniya brought to Bangalore refreshingly original sounds that range from lilting melodies like 'paimona' to foot-tapping numbers like 'chup'. They love the crowd here, and the crowd loves them right back.
Lanes and bylanes in Bangalore wore a festive look as people celebrated Vijayadashami on a grand scale. Scores of Durga idols were immersed in different lakes. Here is a slice of life in Bangalore on Monday, as captured by The Hindu photographer K. Murali Kumar.