Water one of the most important compounds for living things.I was lucky to capture this shot while i was in Republic (Jumuhoori) squire where there are thousands of pigeons entertaining the kids everyday.
Water Break Full View

It was build on the  occasion of the thirtieth Republic day a monument is called “Jumhooree Binaa” (Republic Monument). This is architectural monument, which represents a modified rudder with tiller of a fishing vessel of the Maldives. It is located in front of Sultan Park and down to Islamic Centre and behind the MNDF Headquarter building.
Jumhooree Binaa (Republic Monument) Full View

The Islamic Centre (officially named Masjid-al-Sultan Muhammad Thakurufaanu Al Auzam) is an architectural landmark in Malé, Maldives opened in November 1984.
The Islamic Centre Full View

The south west harbor of capital city Male
South West of Male Full View

The reef heron searching for prey.These birds stalk their prey in shallow water, often running or stirring the water with their feet
Heron Full View

A ship named Oriental Queen Abandoned at K.Kaashidhoo island.
Oriental Queen Abandoned Full View

Right in front of the square (Jumhooree Maidhaan) is used by the government leaders and as the category of VIPs permitted.It is located at the northeastern tip of the island.
The Presidential Jetty Full View

Paradise Island resort, the local name Lankanfinolhu. Paradise Island, opened in 1994 is located in North Male' Atoll, which is 9.6km from the Airport. Paradise Island is 1km long and 230 meters wide and has beach all around with an excellent marine life around.
Paradise Island Resort & Spa Beach Full View

The incredible clear sky creates a celestial show of outstanding beauty of
Jumeirah Dhevanafushi,  a 5 star luxury resort in Maldives.
Jumeirah Dhevanafushi Cargo Jetty Full View

Either facing sunrise or sunset, every Maldives Water Villas features steps down to the crystal clear lagoon below – perfect for swimming or a snorkeling adventure.
Paradise Water Villas Full View

This photo was taken at Nalahiya Hotel.
Male City Lights as seen by a fisheye lens Full View

Night view of north harbor of the capital city of Maldives.
Male Jetty at Night Full View

Everyone loves a good beach. The warm white sand, clear blue waters, and pristine palm trees swaying in the light breeze.Unfortunately, those gorgeous beaches are slowly becoming less of a reality and more of a past memory. If we don’t stop it many of our current beautiful vacation getaways will disappear.Its time to think about it....
Thinking about our environment Full View

A motor biker performing at Hulhumale racing track. Piston Motor Racing Challenge 2013 in association with Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF) and Maldives Motor Racing Association (MMRA), is the 5th sequel of the Maldives national motor racing championship.
Piston Motor Racing Challenge 2013 Full View

Sunset or sundown is the daily disappearance of the Sun below the western half of the horizon, i.e. at an azimuth greater than 180 degrees, as a result of Earth's rotation.
Sunset or sundown Full View

A girl walking on wooden pier build over clear waters in white sandy beach at jumeirah dhevanafushi North Huvadhu (Gaafa Alifu) Atoll.
Walking on wooden pier Full View

Maldives or Maldive Islands, the Republic of Maldives is an island country made up of 26 atolls covering a territory with 1,192 islets scattered across the equator in the Indian Ocean.
Island Aerial Full View

Maldivian Air Taxi, one of the largest seaplane operators in the world, waiting for departure in white sandy beaches and clear waters of Maldives.
Maldivian Air Taxi Sea Plane Full View

Chair on wooden deck towards the sea in Jumeirah Dhevanafushi Maldives.
A great place to relax Full View

The sun setting while i took this picture at Hulhumale yacht harbour, the artificial reclaimed island near capital Male'
Hulhumale Yacht Harbour Full View

Sunset over an Island Full View

I took this photo of these two guys while they were trying to capture sunset in henveyru hope they like it.
Silhouette of a young couple on sunset Full View

Herons silhouette on the beach Full View

They leaves home at early morning to open sea for fishing and comes back at sunset.Fishing is an integral part of the life and economy of the Maldives.
Life of Fishermen Full View

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