Posts by: Gaatha

A stitch, a leap!

A stitch, a leap!

Long stretches of Babul… small mud puddles circled by pastures… offering a quick swim to the cattle... It's calm in here…
Waves of a Desert…

Waves of a Desert…

Gathering commences in the middle of deserted pavilions where velvet carpets adorn the Dessert lands & Manganiyars play folk music…
Kunbi

Kunbi

Sieving through a dense layer of transport, haphazard and junky on a hard road we are in a small town…
Birth of the Idea

Birth of the Idea

On one of his district tours to Chumur, Deputy Commissioner of Leh, G. Prasanna Ramaswamy IAS, noticed the women knitting…
Begumpuri

Begumpuri

Myriad are the terrains of this surface... patterned across the span by its local, to tell tales of their patch....…
Duel life of a war dancer

Duel life of a war dancer

Mask, a noun suggesting something put on to change or hide identity, to get out of ones or into another…
A Bumbershoot Affair…

A Bumbershoot Affair…

Dancing on a toe it could either be a crane or this mad man... both in hindsight whiling away time…
pashm

pashm

At 5:30 am in the morning, 15100 feet above the sea level he's rushed, separating his Pashmina goats ready for…
Two lovers and butter tea

Two lovers and butter tea

He loved her. She right back at him. They lived in the hills amidst vast expanses of empty lands. Their…
Gamocha from Assam

Gamocha from Assam

Nestled among wetlands, rice fields, lush greenery and river banks; Barama Block in Baksa District, Assam, lies about 70 kms…
Channapatna

Channapatna

The floor is surfaced with sharp wood splinters and sawdust. Unlike other work-sheds, afternoons here are swift & hasty and…
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