Arts and Culture Black and White Portrait Travel Irula woman of Attappadi August 11, 2013 Irula woman | Attappadi, Palakkad, Kerala, India There are three scheduled tribes in Attappadi in Palakkad district of Kerala: Irulas, Mudugars and Kurumbas. Irulas are the second largest tribe in Kerala. Currently, their main occupation is agriculture. 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 #Attappadi#India#Irula#Kerala#Palakkad#Tribe Post navigation ← The Maha Kumbh Mela journey Obscure → 95 thoughts on “Irula woman of Attappadi” Very well captured, wonderful portrait… :-) Reply ↓ Beautiful JD, enchanting and in some ways hypontic Reply ↓ Awesome portrait!! Reply ↓ Powerful portrait. All the sadness and yet strength clearly depicted! Bravo! Reply ↓ Fabulous beautifully judged lighting Reply ↓ Her face and eyes are windows to her tribe Reply ↓ Very nice portrait Joshi. Reply ↓ Lit from below, candle? Reply ↓ Nicly subdued lighting from below. Reply ↓ So intense. Wonderful portrait! Reply ↓ A powerful portrait, Joshi! Reply ↓ Une nouvelle fois un très beau portrait ! Reply ↓ A striking photo, Joshi. I visited the Kerala-district dozens of times in my younger days and the city was named Cochin, but I believe it has changed name a number of times since then ? Reply ↓ Very intense..great shot..:-) Reply ↓ Nice. http://rajniranjandas.blogspot.in Reply ↓ Beautiful portrait. Reply ↓ Few photos do not require words. Very nice image. Thanks for sharing. Reply ↓ Great shot with an unusual lighting angle Reply ↓ Intense! Reply ↓ Really intense … Reply ↓ This is an amazing shot! The lighting is gorgeous and well placed to create emotional intensty! Love it! Reply ↓ Love the mood and light in this Joshi, wonderful image and subject !! Reply ↓ great mood & lighting Reply ↓ Lovely lighting. Reply ↓ Excellent light and contrast, up to your usual high standards. Reply ↓ Very expressive portrait Masterful work Reply ↓ love those eyes, great mood Reply ↓ Interesting about the tribes. So many of my work colleagues in Dubai were from Kerala. Great fun bunch of people. It’s quite an arresting portrait. Lots of stories in there. Thanks for sharing. :-) Reply ↓ Again a great shot Joshi! :-) Reply ↓ Beautiful portret! Great click!;) Reply ↓ The light in her eyes and spreading over the bridge of her nose is captivating; the subtle shadow fanning out from her nose onto her checks and over her eyebrows is wonderful. Is that paint, that looks like shadow? Reply ↓ That is wonderful. Big eyes… Reply ↓ Beautiful Reply ↓ Beautiful light, beautiful lady. Reply ↓ Fabulous capture. Reply ↓ wonderful click… Reply ↓ She clearly is a hard-working woman, Joshi. I wonder if she has any joy in her life? Reply ↓ Oh man!! purely emphasize the spirits of those tribe and their life, wow Reply ↓ Great image Joshi. I love the lighting. Reply ↓ Stunning. Reply ↓ Absolutely beautiful… Reply ↓ Great lighting..awesome capture Reply ↓ Scary and but Awesome capture Reply ↓ How did you capture this image?, amazing and awesome Reply ↓ Another great portrait of yours, bravo! Reply ↓ Sharp details. Great mood capture. Reply ↓ Good portrait. Reply ↓ Wow Joshi, love it … another great portrait. You definitely have an amazing eye to capture someone’s personality through images. Reply ↓ Awesome detail Joshi!! Reply ↓ no words!! Reply ↓ excellent lighting effect Reply ↓ simply stunning. I love the look of sadness that shadows her eyes. Very powerful. Reply ↓ Fantastic portrait. Reply ↓ Wonderful use of light! Reply ↓ nice! Reply ↓ great shot Reply ↓ EXCELLENT AWARD WINNING PORTRAIT! 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