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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

In Rajasthan & Gujarat - people, places and moments



Pahar Ganj in Delhi - This is where the journey begin and ends..



DHOLAVIRA
a partly excavated Harappan city dating 2650 BC





                                                                Greetings and respect

                                                      One of the daily walks for water

                                                                     We love cows

                                                      Grandma in her traditional Bhunga

                                                        A thorny Babul bush is the last
                                                      living thing before the Great Ran
                                     - the vast salt desert, a barren wilderness, desolation....


What is happening ?



In Rabari villages












Time for a smoke




Far away, hard working and very poor


Going home


Caring camel


                                                                   Nilgai antelopes

                                                                     Lonely places

                                                                         Salt Pans

Kuttias (arabic Dhows) in Mandvi on the banks of Rukmawati River. These big trading vessels are handcrafted according to old traditions and can carry a load of cargo up to 1000 - 2000 tonnes. The boats are build primarily to sea merchants in Arabia, the Persian Gulf and East Africa.




Sunday, February 12, 2017

MANDVI - a coastal town in Kachchh













Fresh coconut to drink? 5 rupees



Knock knock



I am ok you are ok





For the fun of it....


Anybody for a glass of sugarcane juice ?




She thought about matching colours 




The bidi smoker and the bidi maker





Mandvi street



Mandvi port area