A shy smile

Black and white portrait of a tribal woman from Wayanad

Through the arch of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Silhouette of visitors through the arch of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi

Muchilottu Bhagavathi Theyyam

Portrait of muchilottu bhagavati theyyam performer

A glass of red

Portrait of Alexandra Pisetskaya holding a glass of red wine

Obscure

Portrait of Abilash Thankan peering through ash smeared hair

Irula woman of Attappadi

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

The Maha Kumbh Mela journey

Portrait of a Maha Kumbh Mela pilgrim in Allahabad through a train window

Path to tranquility

Buddhist monk rotating a mani Prayer Wheel at McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala, India

Portrait of an ash smeared sadhu

Portrait of an ash smeared sadhu in a turban from Varanasi, India

Falconry

Falconry from Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrain Exhibition, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

En route

Black and white photograph of an old Maharashtrian man walking across railway tracks in Pune, Maharashtra

One eyed

Black and white portrait of a one eyed man from Trivandrum, Kerala

Kalaripayattu demonstration with Gada (club)

Kalaripayattu demonstration by Raam Kumar with Gada (club)

Expectant eyes

Black and white portrait of a young boy from a street in Mumbai

Rising smoke

Portrait of Abilash Thankan engulfed in swirls of cigarette smoke

In a reverie

Azhath Rushdy sitting and enjoying the view in Hulhumalé, Maldives

A frigid winter

Portrait of an old bespectacled man in a turban wrapped in warm clothing from Rajasthan

Piercing gaze

Portrait of Abilash Thankan gazing with water dripping from his face