Category: Rajasthan

A riot of colours

Love this pic and I do love Rajasthan. No where on this globe are the colours stronger than here. This picture was taken in the early 90thies and scanned from a slide. The place is Jaisalmer and the wall painting on the back is… Continue Reading “A riot of colours”

Movement and colours

Desert impressions

young ladies sharing a light moment at the camel fair in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India

The Taj Mahal

Should guilty seek asylum here, Like one pardoned, he becomes free from sin. Should a sinner make his way to this mansion, All his past sins are to be washed away. The sight of this mansion creates sorrowing sighs; And the sun and the… Continue Reading “The Taj Mahal”

Emotions from the desert, Rajasthan 1994

the constant traveler, gypsy in Rajasthan early 90ties

Gujjar lady, Rajasthan 1994

From Afghanistan to present Myanmar thousands of nomadic tribes roam the Thar Desert and the foothills of the Himalayas in search of fields to graze and small jobs. Viewed often with suspicion the they live a live at the periphery of normal society. In… Continue Reading “Gujjar lady, Rajasthan 1994”