sawsengee's photos with the Pushkar

Rajasthani desert tribal woman

Rajasthani desert tribal woman
Portrait of an old Rajasthani woman captured at the Pushkar camel fair. She had a large nose ring, typical of many Rajasthani desert women & the price she paid was a torn nose lobe probably from daily use or an unfortunate accident......a small price for…
Added on December  1, 2016

Once upon a time...........

Once upon a time...........
Once upon a time when I was young and life was good...........Portrait of a wandering mendicant among the holy ghats of Pushkar Rajasthan, for 3 days I saw him wandering around collecting bits of rubbish & anything that appeared edible, I could not help m…
Added on September  8, 2016

old man of Pushkar

old man of Pushkar
Street capture of an old & very frail man at the Vada Ghat in Pushkar Rajasthan.....he was seen inspecting & admiring an old wrist watch probably given to him by a passerby or tourist.
Added on August 21, 2016

Pushkar at sunset

Pushkar at sunset
A spectacular sunset captured in the desert town of Pushkar with reflection from the holy pond & just my luck, the wild geese add the much needed foreground contrast to the dark water.
Added on January  5, 2016

lady farmer

lady farmer
Portrait of a lady farmer outside Pushkar (Rajasthan).....a semi-desert & hardy environment.
Added on April 23, 2015

it ain't heavy, it's only my turban......

it ain't heavy, it's only my turban......
Portrait of a merchant in Choti Basti Pushkar (Rajasthan) with a voluminous red turban & walrus-like moustache
Added on April 20, 2015

tattoo man

tattoo man
Portrait of a tattoo man in Pushkar Rajasthan......his entire face & body are covered with tattoos depicting the om sign & holy hindu verses.
Added on April  6, 2015