Finding horizons

(see image better on Flickr) Some twenty years ago when I shifted to big-city Delhi from small-town Jaipur one of the things which disoriented me most was not being able to see the horizon. Even if at times I had an access to a roof or a high-rise balcony, houses and roads stretched on and…

Varanasi: a slideshow

Here’s a recent slideshow of one day in Varanasi. It traces a day in the immortal city from sunrise to night fall… Click on the photograph above to view show. It will open in new window If you want a copy of this Photo show, leave me a line and I’ll be happy to mail…

Another sunrise in the Immortal City

Kashi, Benaras, Varanasi… a city with many names One of the ‘things to do’ when in Varanasi is to catch the sunrise on the river Ganga. The whole river front is alive much before first light. Boatmen getting their boats ready for the daily groups of tourists. Shop keepers with their chai ready for locals…