Temples from the 10th century studded with ancient carvings; national parks and forests that have inspired important works of literature and food that takes one on a scintillating gastronomical journey, Madhya Pradesh is the land of plenty. This past month, our Daily Shot contest was themed around this state which is also affectionately called the heart of India. The contest, titled ‘Magnificent Madhya Pradesh’ focuses on its food, heritage and wildlife. From mesmerizing images of the state’s palaces and monuments, to shots of wildlife in the many national parks, the Daily Shot was flooded with some beautifully clicked images, spread across the themes. Here’s showcasing the best of the best.