Eye on the World: India

written by | Posted on January 23rd, 2013

Ethnic performer during a dance festival, Guwahati.

Ethnic performer during a dance festival, Guwahati.

Cymbal dancers, Guwahati.

Cymbal dancers, Guwahati.

Ethnic dancers in Guwahati, India.

Ethnic dancers in Guwahati, India.

Dancers in Guwahati.

Dancers in Guwahati.

Dancers from the HImalayan lowlands during a recital in Guwahati.

Dancers from the HImalayan lowlands during a recital in Guwahati.

Women on steps of a temple in Guwahati.

Women on steps of a temple in Guwahati.

Man near entrance to Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati.

Man near entrance to Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati.

Bazaar in Guwahati.

Bazaar in Guwahati.

Shop in Guwahati.

Shop in Guwahati.

The beehive-shaped Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati is one of the holiest shrines in Hinduism. Animal sacrifices can still be seen in the mornings.

The beehive-shaped Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati is one of the holiest shrines in Hinduism. Animal sacrifices can still be seen in the mornings.

Worshippers await to enter the holy shrine at Kahakhya Temple, Guwahati.

Worshippers await to enter the holy shrine at Kahakhya Temple, Guwahati.

Hindu holy man in Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati.

Hindu holy man in Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati.

Holy men on steps overlooking Kamakhya Temple. Guwahati.

Holy men on steps overlooking Kamakhya Temple. Guwahati.

Hindu holy man selling flowers outside Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati.

Hindu holy man selling flowers outside Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati.

Hindu holy men performing a ritual circle around Kamakhya Temple.

Hindu holy men performing a ritual circle around Kamakhya Temple.

Women in Kamakhya Temple.

Women in Kamakhya Temple.

Hindu holy man on steps over ritual washing pool in Kamakhya Temple.

Hindu holy man on steps over ritual washing pool in Kamakhya Temple.

Flower market, Guwahati.

Flower market, Guwahati.

Men in Guwahati bazaar.

Men in Guwahati bazaar.

Man fishing on the banks of the Brahmaputra River in Guwahati.

Man fishing on the banks of the Brahmaputra River in Guwahati.

Passengers using a wooden wharf to board a ferry on the Brahmaputra River in Guwahati.

Passengers using a wooden wharf to board a ferry on the Brahmaputra River in Guwahati.

Worshippers at Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati.

Worshippers at Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati.

Fishermen on the Brahmaputra River, Guwahati.

Fishermen on the Brahmaputra River, Guwahati.

The reclusive, elusive and endangered Indian white rhino makes a rare appearance at the Pabitora Wildlife Sanctuary about one hour from Guwahati.

The reclusive, elusive and endangered Indian white rhino makes a rare appearance at the Pabitora Wildlife Sanctuary about one hour from Guwahati.

A crane makes a water landing at the Pabitora Wildlife Sanctuary near Guwahati.

A crane makes a water landing at the Pabitora Wildlife Sanctuary near Guwahati.

Sun sets over Brahmaputra River in Guwahati.

Sun sets over Brahmaputra River in Guwahati.

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