Grace of Gompa

Young boys walking up to the Key Monastery near Kaza in Himanchal Pradesh. After spending a lazy few hours at the canteen of Key Gompa, I started making my way towards Kibber. On the way I met these boys walking up to the Gompa and started talking. It was Saturday and a day off for…

Look This Way

Young boys turning their heads at the call of “look this way” during meal time at a Govt School on the outskirts of Bangalore In July 2017, I was at a school for a company organized volunteer visit. It was a typical of a small village school with a verandah in front and a row…

Pearly Whites

A small girl poses for a picture at a Govt School on the outskirts of Bangalore A few weeks back I was at a school for a company organized volunteer visit. It was a typical of a small village school with a verandah in front and a row of classes with a few windows. After…

Break Time

Young lamas at play. I was in Gangtok, visiting the Gonjang Monastery where I found myself during the meal time for the young Lamas. Like all youngsters, they were more interested in playing rather than eating. In this picture, two young lamas are playing with a thipli – bunch of rubber bands tied together to…

Clicking Back

  Two friends pretend to take my picture with an imaginary camera at a Govt School on the outskirts of Bangalore A while back I was at a school for a company organized volunteer visit. It was a typical small village school with a verandah in front and a row of classes with a few…