Posts Tagged ‘India’

INDIA’S HOLY MEN IN POWERFUL PORTRAITS BY JOEY L

INDIA’S HOLY MEN IN POWERFUL PORTRAITS BY JOEY L

Our technologically-obsessed society often finds it hard to grasp the reasons behind asceticism: for what reason should one forsake all of one’s earthly possessions and live excluded from society? This stunning set of portraits by Brooklyn-based photographer Joey L puts us face to face with religious ascetics who have dedicated their lives to the pursuit […]


PHUGTAL MONASTERY, INDIA

PHUGTAL MONASTERY, INDIA

Phuktal Monastery or Phuktal Gompa is one of the most isolated monastery in the south-eastern Zanskar region in Ladakh district of Jammu and Kashmir in northern India. The monastery is a unique construction of mud and timber built at the entrance of a natural cave on the cliff face of a lateral gorge of a […]


Oxelo Skateboards: India

Oxelo Skateboards: India

“Oxelo Skateboards presents this fascinating and well-executed short film, self-explanitorily entitled “India Skateboards.” Showcasing the vibrant, colorful and at times breathtaking scenery of India as well as its jubilant, hard-working population, the video follows skaters around an urban landscape encompassing busy streets and ancient ruins; making the point that no matter where you are in […]