Posts Tagged: India

Ancient Cities

Ancient Cities

Cities that have stood the test of time have more than just the scars of history; they show the influence — positive and negative — of human civilization. The oldest cities in the world boast beautiful architecture and amazing stories, yet remarkably few ancient cities stand today.

Godhavari River

Godhavari River

Kattunga, Andhra Padesh, India – My sister dips her feet in the Godhavari River, one of the holiest rivers running through South India. My family and ancestors have lived here for over a hundred years. Participation by Siru Bulusu

Freedom Park

Freedom Park

Students and young professionals gathered at Freedom Park to protest against the incarceration of Anna Hazare, India’s beloved freedom fighter. Anti-corruption rallies continued to dominate the news for the following few weeks.  Participation by Siri B. 

Grandfather and Grandson

Grandfather and Grandson

Somewhere in the back woods of Kerala, India, we found this family by canoe. Speaking no English, they asked us to take some pictures of their baby and wrote down the address of the nearest town. I mailed back the pictures as soon as I got back to a city.