Jallikattu (bull taming sport) | Palamedu, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India | 2012
Jallikattu, one of the oldest existing ancient sports is a bull taming sport played in the villages of Tamil Nadu as a part of Pongal (harvest festival) celebrations.
as usual…an excellent one…
a sporty pic, so much action packed in a still!
u did manage to take good shot!!! u lived upto it
Oh My! Looks dangerous but beautifully captured.
great shot…I wouldn’t like to be that guy!
Superb frame! By the way my sympathies lie with that traumatized, terrified bull!
आपकी फोटोग्राफी दा जवाब नहीं जी
Woow!! Very fierce! Excellent timing.
Oh Gossie!! That’s an awesome action moment!!
A really good action shot. The colors, the dust that dizzy and horns directed towards the guy, a wonderful picture where there is a lot happening at once.
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Great action shot with wonderful movement!
It reminded me of the movie virumandi
Wow deadly pic.. I’m always a sucker fr jallikettu pics.. in spite of the animal cruelty angle nevertheless, I think its a beautiful and raw dynamic between man versus animal..
Great shot Josh!
I can feel the imminent but irresistable danger in this, and the power of the bull.
You’ve caught the moment so wonderfully!
your lenses (BULL”S EYE) as usual grt shot…..
What a great action shot.
Amazing snap, i have watched quite a few in short distance, heart beats up !http://www.deepakkarthikspeaks.blogspot.com/
guy pulling the tail is having all the fun, while one at front is risking his bones
Good one again
Fantastic shot. Where were you when you took this shot? I am told, the place is very crowded and there are no fences to keep the bulls separated from the spectators.
WOOOW….amazing action in this photo!!!!
Beautiful capture and nice colours it seems to be not far from this action
Wow, amazing action capture Joshi. Really well done.
Brilliant work here .. i love the essence of the moment.
nice capture of action. but part of the image is burnt out and someone’s back is visible at the lower right corner.
dangerous and fearsome … a full action packed shot,, superb
Cracker of a shot…great action freeze!
aah.. the motion picture!
Looks quite dangerous. Excellent shot.
love the action feel Joshi – wow
Love the action in the image…and yes the colors too
WOW! What an amazing action capture. An amazing moment!
great picture .i like very munch
superbly captured action!
Beautiful shot!! Totally award worthy!
Nice capture of action…lovely!!
Wow. that looks really dangerous, that bull is huge! Great actionshot Joshi and I like the composition with the other men chasing the bull!
Nice pic Joshi, did not know it still exists. Thanks for sharing it.
Fantastic action shot ! I li e the dynamism and thecuriosity here , Phil
The thrill of being a daredevil!
Un sport totalement inconnue ici, merci pour la découverte.
Beautiful combination of Power & Energy…..Great action shot with perfect timing.
Majestic animal. A great, intense picture. Looks more dangerous than the spanish variant.
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