Photo of the Day: Trading Blossoms in Bangalore, India


Flower shops in Bangalore's historic Russell Market in India on January 17, 2012. (initials BB /Flickr)

According to The Hindu, on January 25, 2012, a part of this historic market burned down in a fire that engulfed 174 shops inside the 85-year old structure.

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