Making Goli soda

A worker at Vasu and Co. Goli soda factory in Chennai aerating the contents of a soda bottle

Apprehension

Black and white portrait of an old man from Mumbai with an apprehensive look

Pedalling away

A turbaned old man cycling away on a flooded road during the rains in Amritsar, Punjab

Nestled

Black and white photograph of a vintage Kodak Brownie Holiday camera nestled between a girl's legs taken on a Nikon FM camera with a Kodak Professional Tri-X 400 Black and White Negative Film

Twinkling eyes

Portrait of a little boy during the festival of Holi in Sowcarpet, Chennai

Portrait of an old lady in McLeod Ganj

Portrait of an old woman form McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala

A Ravanahatha player in Rajasthan

Black and white portrait of a Ravanahatha player from Jaisalmer, Rajasthan

Farmer in Mangulam

A farmer standing in the fields in Mangulam village, Madurai, while fertilising the field

Peekaboo

Portrait of a cute young girl in Hemis Monastery, Ladakh, peeking from behind a pillar

Mudugar tribal woman of Attappadi

Black and white portrait of a Mudugar tribe woman from Attappadi in Palakkad district of Kerala

Coffee at Shree Ram

A man serving coffee at Hotel Shree Ram in Mahalaxmi, Mumbai

Mehndi painted hands

Black and white photograph of a lady’s hands painted with mend for a wedding

Kattai koothu make-up

A Kattai koothu performer putting on his make-up at the Mylapore festival in Chennai

In darkness

Black and white fine art nude of a woman in darkness

Veena specialist

Photo of an old man in his musical instrument shop in Mylapore, Chennai, holding a Veena

Naga Sadhu with trishula at the Kumbh Mela

Black and white portrait of a naga sadhu with trishula at the Kumbh Mela 2010 in Haridwar

Hunched over

Black and white portrait of an old woman sitting inside a train in Haridwar

Minukku vesham in Kathakali

Portrait of a Kathakali performer in Minukku vesham