Tagged: West Bengal

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My Sunderbans Experience

Sunderbans, the National Park is a strange place! It is infested with several different species yet the chances are that you may see none. My Sunderbans experience was something similar. Bengal Tigers of Sunderbans...

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Faces of India – 220

The samosas are fresh,that cheered me up, but one look at the oil in the wok I paused. I hesitated to even ask the price. “When did you last change the oil?” “Today morning...

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Faces of India – 202

Slightly willing, slightly shy… she could hardly make eye contact with me when I asked for a photograph. Till then she was enthusiastically interviewing me about my Bishnupur experience as a tourist. It was...

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Faces of India – 199

A sadhu at Barakar, West Bengal. He had come to Barkar walking all the way, resting at various temples along the way. You can see his companion here.  Faces of India, a series through...

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Faces of India – 183

She is a student doing tourism and travel management course. I met her in Bishnupur, when she came seeking answers for a questionnaire she had prepared. This was a part of her curriculum where...

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Fisherman at Sunderbans

I have here some pictures of a fisherman in Sunder bans, casting his net for his daily living. I was in a bigger streamer and from the deck I got a good view of...

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Faces of India – 166

A spiritual guide at ISKCON, Mayapur, West Bengal. He is actively involved in the construction of a temple around an old shrine. The picture was taken while he was giving a short speech on...