lundi 5 décembre 2011

mercredi 12 octobre 2011

Cool weather. Varanasi














Just behind the building, the bodies of dead people are burning...

vendredi 7 octobre 2011

A nice portrait. Varanasi













If you take a look at many books about India, saddhus or varanasi, be sure to find a portrait of this man.
Always sitting in the Dameswarah ghat, the most turistic one, he is very efficient to attract them. If you have some rupiahs in your pocket, be sure to come back home with a nice saddhu portrait.
You said Saddhu???

mardi 6 septembre 2011

mercredi 23 mars 2011

The tiger. Varanasi













Nepalese pilgrims under the Shiva's tiger protection.

vendredi 18 mars 2011

Triangles and saris story. Varanasi














What more living that the women drying saris on the ghats, after the bath in the holy water. Each time a little piece of art.

vendredi 25 février 2011

mercredi 16 février 2011

The dream. Varanasi

Is he dreaming being a flying Hanuman?

mardi 15 février 2011

Keeping a hand on the bags. Varanasi













The pilgrims come to Varanasi in groups, and when the holy bath is finished, one of them, usually an oldest one stay keeping the bags while the others go to do some tourism or schopping in the city.

mercredi 26 janvier 2011

The shaving. Varanasi


















Time for the three boys to be shaved before the holy bathh; It's a way of purification and a gift to the gods.

jeudi 20 janvier 2011

vendredi 14 janvier 2011

mardi 11 janvier 2011