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The Couch
The Couch

He sat on the tire and just watched the world go by.

The Shave
The Shave

He watched in fascination as the barber worked on his friend.

Flower Veil
Flower Veil

They scurried along to the cemetery carrying their precious marigold bouquet for the ceremony.

Unveiled
Unveiled
Confidence
Confidence

He disdainfully regarded me through heavy lidded eyes, his stare way older than his years.

A dawn ritual
A dawn ritual

She patiently watched me, only cautioning me not to come too close, else the buffalo would not allow the milking.

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Flower shower
Flower shower

The grand finale of the 'aarti' ritual on the ghats of the Ganga ended with a synchronized throwing of marigold petals. 

The Little Damsels
The Little Damsels

Rosa took her drumming role very seriously as she marched in the Dios de los muertos parade.

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The Worshipper
The Worshipper

She strode out of the church with her head held high, and her daughter mirrored her stance. 

The Eyes behind the Veil
The Eyes behind the Veil

Behind the burqa, she's just another woman, unable to resist the shiny trinkets.

The Peacock
The Peacock

The beautifully coiffed head, the doe-eyes, the sensuous mouth. 

The Stick
The Stick

Motivated by her yells and the threat of the stick, the buffalos moved remarkably fast.

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The black and white show
The black and white show

The young boy watches the man walk away with the matching bull he just purchased

Emptiness
Emptiness

The figurative not literal anonymity and loneliness of a giant metropolis.

Birds and Boats
Birds and Boats
Drivers
Drivers

I looked out of my taxi window and saw the man pushing his handcart to make his daily wages. At the same time beyond him a passenger was handing out crisp bills for his ride. I wondered- was the fare greater than the hand cart man's daily wages?

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Archana_180213_1836-2 (1).jpg
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The Couch
The Shave
Flower Veil
Unveiled
Confidence
A dawn ritual
Archana_170121_8559.jpg
Flower shower
The Little Damsels
Archana_180219_4056.jpg
The Worshipper
The Eyes behind the Veil
The Peacock
The Stick
21523274475_4590c0f81b_k.jpg
The black and white show
Emptiness
Birds and Boats
Drivers
Archana_170201_1532.jpg
Archana_180209_9723-2.jpg
The Couch

He sat on the tire and just watched the world go by.

The Shave

He watched in fascination as the barber worked on his friend.

Flower Veil

They scurried along to the cemetery carrying their precious marigold bouquet for the ceremony.

Unveiled
Confidence

He disdainfully regarded me through heavy lidded eyes, his stare way older than his years.

A dawn ritual

She patiently watched me, only cautioning me not to come too close, else the buffalo would not allow the milking.

Flower shower

The grand finale of the 'aarti' ritual on the ghats of the Ganga ended with a synchronized throwing of marigold petals. 

The Little Damsels

Rosa took her drumming role very seriously as she marched in the Dios de los muertos parade.

The Worshipper

She strode out of the church with her head held high, and her daughter mirrored her stance. 

The Eyes behind the Veil

Behind the burqa, she's just another woman, unable to resist the shiny trinkets.

The Peacock

The beautifully coiffed head, the doe-eyes, the sensuous mouth. 

The Stick

Motivated by her yells and the threat of the stick, the buffalos moved remarkably fast.

The black and white show

The young boy watches the man walk away with the matching bull he just purchased

Emptiness

The figurative not literal anonymity and loneliness of a giant metropolis.

Birds and Boats
Drivers

I looked out of my taxi window and saw the man pushing his handcart to make his daily wages. At the same time beyond him a passenger was handing out crisp bills for his ride. I wondered- was the fare greater than the hand cart man's daily wages?

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