When every cloud has a silver (and gold) lining

A bolt of lightning strikes a nice continuum with the canopy of the Jayachamarajendra Circle on a cloudy evening, as the lights come on in the main Amba Vilas palace in Mysore on Tuesday.

Photograph: Karnataka Photo News

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