Faces of India – 246
Faces of India,
a series through which I intend to portray the various characters of my country whom I met during my travels. See more here…
Tourists posing for a selfie. The craze for posing for selfie is equal to craze for posing with an idol. When both crazes are combined the joy knows no bound. Their smiles say it all. I found them posing before before idol of Nandi (bull, the vehicle of Lord Shiva) in Aghoreshwara Temple in Ikkeri, Karnataka.
“Now tourists have to put themselves in the picture. It’s about ‘me,’ not about the place that I visit.”
Interesting read on tourist psychology: In Tourist Destinations, a Picture of Excess