Category Archive: India

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

Making Achappam

Achappam (Rosette cookies) being made at a Kerala home

With grace

An old Halakki tribal woman in Gokarna wearing traditional jewellery

Freshly steamed corn

A man selling freshly steamed corn at Chennai, India

On the go

Fishermen in Murudeshwara, Karnataka carrying their boat into the sea after sunset

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

Jallikattu in Palamedu

Jallikattu (bull taming sport) from Palamedu in Madurai district

Naga Sadhu with a two-headed snake

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

Karthikai Deepam

A woman lighting oil lamps during the Karthikai Deepam festival in Kapaleeshwarar Temple in Chennai

Filter coffee

A man making filter coffee at Vivekananda Coffee in Chennai

Of childhood in a Monastery

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

Atop the hill

Old man standing on Ponmudi hills, holding an umbrella