Black and White Portrait Travel Of childhood in a Monastery December 15, 2014 Smiling young Buddhist Monk | Hemis, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, India 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 #India#Jammu and Kashmir#Ladakh#Monk#Smile Post navigation ← Atop the hill Filter coffee → 128 thoughts on “Of childhood in a Monastery” Comment navigation Newer Comments → elegant and beautiful! Reply ↓ I like it very much ! Reply ↓ gorgeous – a very infectious smile – immediately smiled when I saw it. Reply ↓ this :) Reply ↓ lovely smile and eyes… Reply ↓ Nice capture.. Reply ↓ Joshi…You have captured the twinkling round eyes so very well…beautiful! Reply ↓ Cheeky smile!!! Reply ↓ Very cute Reply ↓ What a click. When I look at the photographs you post i feel like writing a poem for each one. Maybe I should try. :) Reply ↓ Great candid Reply ↓ BEAUTIFUL !! Reply ↓ 1000 watt smile :) Beautiful capture, Joshi :) Reply ↓ so so cute smile :) Reply ↓ Voilà une bouille fort sympathique. Reply ↓ Excellent. Reply ↓ What a beautiful smile! A great portrait Reply ↓ Beautiful portrait, cute model! Reply ↓ Lovely capture! Reply ↓ Very engaging :) Reply ↓ GREAT Image. Reply ↓ Very sweet capture Joshi! Reply ↓ Oh Joshi .. What a wonderful little face. So much warmth … A photo to be remembered. Thank you Reply ↓ One of the best photo. Made me smile too. Thank you. Reply ↓ Ammmmmmazing!!!! Reply ↓ Bright smile! have a nice day Reply ↓ Wonderful – what a beautiful and powerful image – thank you Reply ↓ Wonderful! I think there are many rich children which doesn’t have that happy smile. Reply ↓ Super cute. Nicely taken. :) Reply ↓ lovely smile!:) Reply ↓ Gorgeous eyes and beautiful expression! Reply ↓ Such a sweet boy with eyes like a star. I wish a happy life for him. Reply ↓ Covering new territory, Joshi. Very nicely done, as always. I’ve also wondered how children become residents of the monasteries. Do their parents turn them over or are the children specially selected for the tutelage? Reply ↓ cute pic Reply ↓ Such a sweet smile… His innocence reflects in the pleasing smile :) Lovely shot Daniel (y) Reply ↓ A precious face with a sweet smile. Weel captured, Joshi. The photo speaks of a peacefulness. Reply ↓ Beautiful picture! Reply ↓ Excellent image. Reply ↓ What a great portrait! Love the smile and his expression! The lighting and composition are simply stunning!! Reply ↓ Gorgeous smile! Lovely frame! Reply ↓ I want to put my hands on his lovely cheeks and then hug the little fellow. That’s a heartfelt smile! I love how even his eyes glow with the light of his smile. Reply ↓ Such an angelic photo! Reply ↓ the pure joy that comes with each breath Reply ↓ Such a sweet little face beautifully captured! Reply ↓ Great capture…such a sweet, happy smile… :-) Reply ↓ Cute smile. Reply ↓ Nothing like the smile of a child :-) Reply ↓ Beautiful. His eyes and smile are so inviting! Reply ↓ Candid and Innocent. Great capture! Reply ↓ Great face shot… Love that smurk… Reply ↓ The smile of innocence – beautiful capture! :) Reply ↓ Always beautiful portrait! it is very young Reply ↓ I love it <3 Reply ↓ What a beautiful portrait! Reply ↓ Bright eyes and smile – great photo. Reply ↓ Lovely…very cute Reply ↓ Great smile Reply ↓ Beautiful capture :) Reply ↓ Innocent picture with lovely smile and eyes Reply ↓ superb! Reply ↓ Wonderful, Joshi. Reply ↓ brilliant shot full of innocence and purity Reply ↓ Fantastic expression Reply ↓ Gosh! This click is so touchy. This expression is a great combination of wisdom and charm. Superb click Joshi! :) Reply ↓ Beautiful! Reply ↓ A sweet shot! Reply ↓ What a Shot ! Reply ↓ What a chubby little cutie! He looks like he’s up to something :) Reply ↓ Your photography is beautyfull… but I think that children have not to spend their life on a monastery ! Reply ↓ Wow, what a peace and innocent smile……Loved the composition…..:) Reply ↓ SO radiant! all peace in the world reflects from his face Reply ↓ Already acting the part! Reply ↓ He reminds me of what I think a young dalai lama might look like. Reply ↓ Nice smile and beautiful portrait. Reply ↓ वाव … गज़ब का कमाल इन आँखों में … Reply ↓ Oh Joshi ! Stunning portaiture work in mono,my friend ! Lovely winning smile on the face of the little wise man !!! Have a nice day :) Reply ↓ Nice capture of a great smile Joshi. Reply ↓ Perfect portrait. It is a great B&W. Hugs Reply ↓ A wonderful portrait! Lovely smile, great capture! Reply ↓ what a happy cheerful portrait. Reply ↓ I love this young lad Joshi. His smile is infectious… just the sort if infection the world needs more of. Seasons greetings to you. Reply ↓ Great work! Reply ↓ Great picture..a child’s smile is really a fascinating view. Reply ↓ What a lovely beaming smile you’ve captured Joshi ! Reply ↓ Sweet! Reply ↓ Cute one…..n ur capture tells the innocent face of childhood……….. Reply ↓ Very nice potrait Reply ↓ It is fantastic Reply ↓ nice capture, such innocent smile… Reply ↓ So very Sweeeeeeeeeeet! :) Reply ↓ What an adorable face! Reply ↓ j’aime la forme de son visage Reply ↓ If this photo doesn’t put you in a good mood nothing will. Reply ↓ What a smile and those eyes :-) Reply ↓ So sweet! Reply ↓ Intense and agile expression. Nicely captured. Reply ↓ Intense and agile expression. Nicely captured. :-) Reply ↓ a happy look! Reply ↓ Amazing photo Reply ↓ Made me smile! :-) Reply ↓ So much joy ! You’ve captured him beautifully ! 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