Arts and Culture Black and White Portrait Street Travel Smoking Naga Sadhu February 6, 2012 Naga Sadhu | Kumbh Mela | Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India Read more: Kumbh Mela | Sadhu 19.129686 72.815331 Advertisements Share thisClick to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related #Chillum#Haridwar#India#Kumbh Mela#Sadhu#Smoking#Uttarakhand Post navigation ← Abstract nude Togetherness → 137 thoughts on “Smoking Naga Sadhu” Comment navigation Newer Comments → osamieeeeeeee!!!! Reply ↓ excellent Reply ↓ Great capture. Reply ↓ Cult! Reply ↓ Wow! Superb! Somehow, “Dum maro dum…mit jaye gum…” comes to mind! Reply ↓ j’apprécie tes portraits et mon regard s’est porté sur ce cigare Reply ↓ I really like the intensity of your photos! :) God Bless! Reply ↓ Nice one Joshi! Like the fact you shot this particular one in black and white! :-) Reply ↓ Wonderful capture Reply ↓ nice one Reply ↓ Wonderful… I have never seen a holy man smoke! Leave alone a chillum….very interesting Reply ↓ Wonderful, Joshi, Reply ↓ That bong will definitely lead him into higher atmospheres ;) Beautiful portrait of this sadhu Joshi! Reply ↓ great pic joshi! Reply ↓ Kumbh mela provides good photographs like these, isn’t it. :) Nice photo! Reply ↓ interesting light in this portarait Reply ↓ Nice one! As always :) Reply ↓ Another beautiful picture! Great in bl&wt. Seems his life depends on it…;-)) Reply ↓ This is something exceptional…can’t be praised in words…loved this one… :) Reply ↓ A special portrait! I like it. But, – what is he smoking? A special pipe? :) Reply ↓ amazing click….I too clicked a picture of a sadhu at Golden temple, Amritsar…i would love you to have a look at it @ http://letters365.blogspot.in/2012/02/his-eyes-speak-of-him.html Reply ↓ Wow!! Lovely click. http://www.rajniranjandas.blogspot.com Reply ↓ lovely! Are you exhibiting at the KGAF this year too? Reply ↓ Wicked cool shot, this could have been some sort of Beatles album cover..if they still made albums..:-)) Reply ↓ Cool shot man! Ok But you got to rearrange the words in title for me :) Smoking Naga Sadhu -> Naga Sadhu, Smoking (pipe) :D (pun intended) ;) Reply ↓ Great catch in perfect mood…. Reply ↓ As timeless as can be, Joshi! Reply ↓ सुट्टे ते सुट्टा Reply ↓ Hi Joshi, this is a great portrait Reply ↓ good pic Joshi Reply ↓ Joshi, great image. The depth and detail is excellent. Reply ↓ Very nice black and white! Reply ↓ Beautiful B&W portrait… very interesting ! Have a lovely day :) Reply ↓ WoW or not because smoking is not good for health. Anyways, nice photograph as usual. Thanks for sharing. Reply ↓ Another great portrait. I love the texture that you get into your work Reply ↓ Interesting …….. Reply ↓ Hmm.. Different. Reply ↓ What a wonderful shot. So many interesting details in his face, beard, hands, what he has on his head. The pensive look. Reply ↓ Owww, he’s the man!!!! :D Nice pic – a very rare moment, well captured!!! Way to go, Josh!! :) Reply ↓ Absolutely full of character. A magnificent portrait. Reply ↓ Rocking Sadhu and a rocking shot! Dum Maaro Dum…:) Reply ↓ If I smoke that , I fly for a while !! Marvelous shot ! Phil Reply ↓ Great and full of character! Reply ↓ Nice portrait, he seems to have grown old, even though he smokes ! Reply ↓ Grandisoe portrait de cet homme qui fume mangigique captage et ensemble superbe. Belle soriée Reply ↓ super :D really loved it :D Reply ↓ (*_*) Reply ↓ Excellent photo what exactly this man smoke :) Reply ↓ Beautiful light! Reply ↓ cool image! Reply ↓ That’s a sweet shot man. Any reason why he smokes it that way? Any significance? Reply ↓ This is powerful and disturbing at the same time. Reply ↓ May I say I feel blown up? (I’m not sure of my English…) Reply ↓ Somewhat disturbing but on the other hand a excellent shot. Reply ↓ Impressionnant cet énorme cigare Reply ↓ That’s a really great portrait. I love it. Hashish rolled in natural leaf? Reply ↓ awesome and dramatic photo. Reply ↓ I’m not sure about the life… PS: Another two requests: 1. New year, new blog theme, not black please. Duotone is very good (see my jmnartsy.com site). 2. Bigger pictures please! These are really too small to do justice to the image and to us viewers trying to focus! OK joshi! best of good cheer to you, my friend. Reply ↓ I totally agree with Arpit. Reply ↓ A captivating portrait of this old weathered man. One can see that he has had a hard life. Excellent capture! Reply ↓ nice b&w photo.. thanks for visiting my blog Reply ↓ haha ! caught at act :P Dee.. Reply ↓ What a great shot. Reply ↓ Nice shot! Wish we could also see his eyes.. Reply ↓ This is dramatic. Wonderful portrait with real character detail. Reply ↓ You do have an eye for B&W images. Its interesting and holds ones attention. Reply ↓ click of a lifetime ! Reply ↓ This smoking naga sadhu photographs have appeared before. I know he is always an excellent subject. But yours have always been original.Keepmthat up Reply ↓ wow, powerful and awesome picture Reply ↓ great shot Joshi – how do you manage it everytime Reply ↓ Amazing pic, love it! Reply ↓ Very expressive picture, he is quiet modern because he wears glasses, and is naked according to your other post ! Reply ↓ would have been a classic if he was wearing a Ray Ban… hahaha! Reply ↓ beautiful capture, mood, Joshi … Reply ↓ un cadrage serré pour ce beau portrait. belle intensité des N&B. Reply ↓ Hallu….as we used to call it during good ol’ college days !! Reply ↓ Dropped on your blog for the first time..Amazing photography.. Reply ↓ Very nice baba. He is enjoying his life :) Great shot. Reply ↓ that’s one huge cigar he’s smoking.. nice shot! :) Reply ↓ I am your latest fan! Reply ↓ Lovely light and textures in this portrait. Reply ↓ Simply stupendous, if I may say.. Reply ↓ That looks like a big, powerful smoke. Nice shooting. Reply ↓ Great capture – very intense! Reply ↓ A beautiful perspective :) Reply ↓ excellent details – fine work:) Reply ↓ Amazing photography…..cheers))) Reply ↓ Great portrait Joshi Reply ↓ I always promote ur post and then look at the pic..amazing! Reply ↓ I just want to tell you that I have nominated you for the Versatile Blogger Award. I think you have a great blog. To learn more about the award have a look at my post: 15 Great Blogs. Reply ↓ Very interesting…like almost all your posts Joshi! Cheers!! Reply ↓ Har Har Mahadev!! Perfect!!!! U know words wont be suffice!! Reply ↓ Love his hands. Such a wonderful expression. Reply ↓ Nice portrait. Reply ↓ Hi, nominating you for a well deserved blog award. Details could be find in the link below: http://ayushrastogi.wordpress.com/2012/02/09/liebster-blog-award-nomination/ Reply ↓ Wonderful shot, relaxation and wisdom together. Incredible to know that the Naga Sadhu life in absolute isolation the rest of the year, pure dedication, very nice! Reply ↓ Love the detail in this great image! Reply ↓ I LOVE this..wow Reply ↓ I have given you an award at my blog. Do check it out :) Reply ↓ Nice photo! Reply ↓ Comment navigation Newer Comments → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. 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