A goofy side of my hometown. Earlier posts on Panjim are collected here.
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Ceiling artwork. When the takeout order takes too long to arrive, what’s a photographer to do? Ceiling design at the Riorico restaurant of the iconic Hotel Mandovi in Panjim, Goa. Placed flush on the floor, the iPhone 7 lens was just wide enough to frame the circle. PS: Two exposures were bracketed to retain some […]
The joys of childhood. December 2007, Vijayadurga temple zatra in Keri, Goa: I was nursing a cup of tea in a pandal when the little imp popped out of nowhere. Instinctively I reached for my camera and took a shot. Seconds later the poori made a cameo. No words were exchanged at the time. I […]
Narkasur 2015 in Goa. Recycling the introduction from posts in years past – The Hindu festival of Diwali (Deepavali) has multiple interpretations, all having their basis in the triumph of virtue over vice. One version tells of the vile Narkasur, embodiment of the forces of darkness (tamas), ignorance (avidya) and baseness (adharma). The puranas recount […]