Saturday, 31 August 2013 · india, nepal, people, photo, portrait

Faces of India and Nepal

Guard at India Gate in New Delhi.
Guard at India Gate in New Delhi.
Cyclists on streets of Jaipur.
Cyclists on streets of Jaipur.
Artist at Rajasthan music and dance show.
Artist at Rajasthan music and dance show.
Local man admires Jodhpur's fort.
Local man admires Jodhpur's fort.
Sugared toasts merchant.
Sugared toasts merchant.
Musician at Jodhpur's Fort.
Musician at Jodhpur's Fort.
Man in a disguise entertaining local children in Jaisalmer.
Man in a disguise entertaining local children in Jaisalmer.
Sugar cane juice merchant.
Sugar cane juice merchant.
Tuba players at Gangaur Festival in Bikaner.
Tuba players at Gangaur Festival in Bikaner.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Festival participants.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Festival participants.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Women presenting hand-made figurines of Hindi goddess Gauri.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Women presenting hand-made figurines of Hindi goddess Gauri.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Festival participants.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Festival participants.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Women in traditional dresses.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Women in traditional dresses.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Family presenting figurines of goddess Gauri.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Family presenting figurines of goddess Gauri.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Men posing with a statue of goddess Gauri.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Men posing with a statue of goddess Gauri.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. This man approached us and asked to take a picture of him.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. This man approached us and asked to take a picture of him.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Women participate in the festival.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Women participate in the festival.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Dancing with a statue of goddess Gauri.
Gangaur Festival in Bikaner. Dancing with a statue of goddess Gauri.
Young rower shows tourists around on the Ganges River in Varanasi.
Young rower shows tourists around on the Ganges River in Varanasi. He tried to convince us that the water in the river is clean by drinking it from time to time.
A typical main street in one of the Himalayan villages.
A typical main street in one of the Himalayan villages.
Police checkpoint on the trail around Annapurna.
Police checkpoint on the trail around Annapurna.
Herbist that gave us directions to the next village.
Herbist that gave us directions to the next village.
Pupils of a primary school situated high in the mountains.
Pupils of a primary school situated high in the mountains.
Pupils of a primary school situated high in the mountains.
Pupils of a primary school situated high in the mountains.
Girls clearly unsatisifed with another day at school.
Girls clearly unsatisifed with another day at school.
Tibetan child wearing a traditional fur hat.
Tibetan child wearing a traditional fur hat.
Owner of a small brandy distillery in Tukuche.
Owner of a small brandy distillery in Tukuche.
Small girls met on the trail.
Small girls met on the trail.
Our hiking buddy Andrzej with kitchen's supervisor admires work of two young cooks.
Our hiking buddy Andrzej with kitchen's supervisor admires work of two young cooks.
Women draw water from municipal well during a water shortage.
Women draw water from municipal well during a water shortage.
Women draw water from municipal well during a water shortage.
Women draw water from municipal well during a water shortage.
Young adepts of Buddhism.
Young adepts of Buddhism.
While sightseeing Bhaktapur we stumbled upon a filming set. On the picture actors dressed as Buddhist monks.
While sightseeing Bhaktapur we stumbled upon a filming set. On the picture actors dressed as Buddhist monks.