Monthly Archives: March 2011

Indie rock band, Pentagram: Fanatical, frenzied, radioactive performance.

Jostling my way up to the front row of zealous fans; overstepping, crushing, squeezing or simply pounding my way through a crowd of 3000; clutching my camera over a sea of bopping heads and wondering whether shooting on 1600 ISO … Continue reading

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Sulafest 2011: 25 reasons why you should have been there

If you live in Mumbai, there is every reason to go to Nasik in February. The weather is pleasant and the ride, smooth. It’s only a 3 hour drive by road on a smart, new highway. Then of course there’s … Continue reading

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Visitors at Ellora and the things they do: Ellora, Part III

I love watching people. With the camera my snoopiness is kind of disguised. Those who notice, tend to get posy and self conscious while with others, I slyly sneak a peek and strike the shutter. The decisive moment can be … Continue reading

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In Buddha’s footsteps: Ellora, Part II

Siddhārtha, Gautama… for me Buddha is the most contemporary and relevant icon to connect with in modern times. In this age of despair, greed, stress and poverty, no other spiritual thinker comes close to the ideology  and iconography he left … Continue reading

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Ellora caves: Part I

There are so many engaging ideas for interior design, that I couldn’t stop shooting these corners. Another ornate wall inside the many rooms you can rest your weary self. Another view of a stairway that leads to the upper floor. … Continue reading

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