Category Archive: Portrait

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

Kattai koothu make-up

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

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

Etched in wrinkles

Black and white portrait of an old man in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

With grace

An old Halakki tribal woman in Gokarna wearing traditional jewellery

Portrait of an old man from Mylapore

An old man in Mylapore, Chennai with Vibhuti smeared on his forehead

Transfixed

Black and white portrait of Alexandra Pisetskaya

Burdened

Old man in Trivandrum carrying a big load on his head

Rajasthani blacksmith

A Rajasthani blacksmith at work in Jaisalmer

A young Kattai koothu performer

A young Kattai kooth performer during his make-up session at the Mylapore festival in Chennai

Kurumba tribal woman of Attappadi

Black and white portrait of an old Kurumba tribe woman of Attappadi in Palakkad district of Kerala

Naga Sadhu with a two-headed snake

Naga Sadhu with a two-headed snake wrapped around his head in Varanasi

Of childhood in a Monastery

Black and white portrait of a smiling young Buddhist monk in a Monastic school in Hemis, Ladakh

A smile that shines through

Black and white portrait of an old woman in Bangalore smiling