Archive for the ‘Delhi Metro Photos’ Category

I had long ago wanted to “complete” my photographing of Delhi Metro’s Phase II lines, and have finally been able to do that! Here are photos of the Yellow Line south of Rajiv Chowk (Patel Chowk and Central Secretariat stations were completed in Phase I). . Patel Chowk Patel Chowk station entrances . Central Secretariat […]


A few photos of Barakhamba Road station entrances. .


New photos from the Yellow Line. These photos are from the northern end of this long line: Jahangirpuri, Azadpur, New Delhi (Railway Station) and a few others. These photos are also on flickr. . Jahangirpuri is the last station on the line (till 2016 anyway, when the line will be extended), and is to the […]


New photos from the Violet Line, of and near the Lajpat Nagar and Moolchand stations. Photos also on flickr. . Moolchand station . Because of the design and placement of this elevated station, there is a lot of activity below the station: pick-up and drop-off via various modes of transport, ricksha stands, as a meet-up […]


Violet Line

09Oct11

Photos from Delhi Metro’s Violet Line. These photos are also have a flickr set. . Khan Market station entrance, with the Taj Mansingh Hotel in the background . Khan Market station entrance and The Ambassador Hotel . Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium station, in the morning … . … and in the evening . Another entrance to […]


Photos from the NOIDA section of Delhi Metro’s Blue Line (photos also available on this flickr set), as well as a few photos at the end of this post of the Kaushambi and Vaishali stations on the Vaishali section (photos on this flickr set). . Aksharsham station . Akshardham station and the area across the […]


Photos of the Kirti Nagar – Ashok Park Main section of the Green Line, which opened a few weeks/months back. This section goes though a mostly industrial, mostly neglected part of Delhi. These photos are also available on my Green Line flickr set. . Kirti Nagar station, showing the covered passage leading from the Green […]


Airport Express

28Sep11

Photos from my visit to Delhi Metro’s Airport Express stations. All these photos are also on my flickr set. . Airport Express station entrance at New Delhi Railway Station . New Delhi Railway Station panorama. The Airport Express entrance is in the center, the main Airport Express building is to the left, and the railway […]


Exploring the short Anand Vihar section of Delhi Metro’s Blue Line in east Delhi highlights two interesting points that are commonly noted about the metro system in general: 1) The connection between the metro system and increased commercialization of place, and 2) that the metro is changing people’s understanding of distances between locations in the […]


I thought I’d finish exploring and photographing Delhi Metro’s existing lines before the (entire, for Phase 2) Yellow and Violet lines open, but of course this post goes out on the day the yellow line extension becomes operational! In any case, here are photos from the far flung (at least from where I live) Green […]