Velakali performace in front of Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple

Velakali performace in front of Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Trivandrum, Kerala

Portrait of a man with turban from Kumbh Mela

Portrait of a man with turban from Kumbh Mela 2010 in Haridwar

Tholpavakoothu (Shadow puppetry)

Tholpavakoothu (Shadow puppetry) performance at Vyloppilly Samskriti Bhavan in Trivandrum, Kerala

Portrait from Maha Kumbh Mela

Portrait of a bearded man with spectacles from Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad (Prayag)

Fierce looking bearded man

A fierce looking bearded man from Jaipur

Mesmerizing look

Portrait of Alexandra Pisetskaya

Kathakali artist Kalamandalam Gopi doing make-up

Reflection of kathakali artist Kalamandalam Gopi doing make-up

Kallu Shap (Toddy Bar)

Two men with glasses of toddy behind a swirl of cigarette smoke in a kallu shap in Kozhikode, Kerala

Nude

Black and white fine art nude of a girl lying down

Ganga Aarti

A priest holds a large fire bowl in his hand during an aarti at har ki pauri in Haridwar

If eyes could speak

Portrait of a boy taken during holi the festival of colors from Mumbai

Caught under the Cascades

A man with umbrella standing under a waterfall

Portrait of a smiling man from Dubai fish market

Portrait of a smiling man from Dubai fish market

Contemplating look

Black and white portrait of an old woman from Rajathan

Karthika Deepam festival

A family lighting up oil lamps during the Karthika Deepam festival in Trivandrum

The daily chores

A woman from Dharavi carrying a basket on her head

A silent stare

Black and white portrait of an old man with beard looking up from Mumbai

Smoking Sadhu

Sadhu smoking chillum during the kumbh mela 2010 in Haridwar