Such a lot of water but not a lot of power. (Sigh.)

KPN photo

KPN photo

Shivanasamudra alias Bluff, the site of Asia’s first hydro-electric project set up under the visionary eyes of Diwan K. Seshadri Iyer, were in their “resplendent beauty” on Monday as water released from the Krishnarajasagar and Kabini dams roared down the Gagana Chukki and Bara Chukki water falls on Monday.

Photographs: Karnataka Photo News