In Light of India

“I sat at the foot of a huge tree, a statue of the night, and tried to make an inventory of all I had seen, heard, smelled, and felt: dizziness, horror, stupor, astonishment, joy, enthusiasm, nausea, inescapable attraction. What had attracted me? It was difficult to say: Human kind cannot bear much reality. Yes, the excess of reality had become an unreality, but that unreality had turned suddenly into a balcony from which I peered into—what? Into that which is beyond and still has no name…” 


― Octavio PazIn Light of India

Jodhpur, Rajasthan

Kolkata, West Bengal

Bodhgaya, Bihar

Agra, Uttar Pradesh

Kolkata, West Bengal

From the train somewhere in Bihar

Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

Amritsar, Punjab

Amber Fort, Rajasthan

Kolkata, West Bengal

Jodhpur, Rajasthan

Jodhpur, Rajasthan

Udaipur, Rajasthan

Udaipur, Rajasthan

On a train, Karnataka