life is short - don't make it shorter - BRO road sign (india)


Road sign from BRO (the Border Roads Organisation), that built the mountains roads and bridges between West Bengal and Sikkim, as part of "Project Swastik".­

For more info about the Border Roads Organisation (BRO), read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Border_­Roads_­Organisation.

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Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­

Photos of road signs from the BRO (the Border Roads Organisation).­

The Border Roads Organisation builds and maintains the roads and bridges in the mountainous border regions of India.­

They are famous for their interesting road signs promoting safe driving on dangerous mountain roads.­

For more info about the Border Roads Organisation (BRO), read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Border_­Roads_­Organisation.