Fuming goddess - The bahurupi, roughly translating to 'many forms or faces' are a community that dress up like Hindu gods to collect alms. As faith recedes, this community has become an unseen casualty. Here, dressed up like the goddess Kali, a bahurupi takes puffs from his bidi before setting off to work. IN the background is his daughter, dressed up as Krishna.

Fuming goddess - The bahurupi, roughly translating to 'many forms or faces' are a community that dress up like Hindu gods to collect alms. As faith recedes, this community has become an unseen casualty. Here, dressed up like the goddess Kali, a bahurupi takes puffs from his bidi before setting off to work. IN the background is his daughter, dressed up as Krishna.

Radio, myself and I - Tirath, of the pastoral Ahir community, with his favourite companion on the was to pasture -- the radio

Radio, myself and I - Tirath, of the pastoral Ahir community, with his favourite companion on the was to pasture -- the radio

Check out new work on my @Behance portfolio: "Portraits" http://on.be.net/1iuEspf

Check out new work on my @Behance portfolio: "Portraits" http://on.be.net/1iuEspf

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Sunrise with a drizzle of snow by sankar sridhar on 500px

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A life of labour loved by sankar sridhar on 500px

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A time for prayer by sankar sridhar on 500px

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Adivasi portrait by sankar sridhar on 500px

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Into the storm by sankar sridhar on 500px

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Three shears! by sankar sridhar on 500px

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Day 1 of TV by sankar sridhar on 500px

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