10 hand picked photographs of Yonphula Tsechu:East Bhutan. Tsechu the annual religious festival held in each district or Dzongkhag of Bhutan is celebrated on the tenth day of a month of the lunar Tibetan calendar.It is a festival of Drukpa Buddhism. An important part of the festival is the Masked Dance. The performers wear different masks and dance in order to get blessings from god and ward off evil sprites.
10 hand picked photographs of Sanchi Stupas: Sanchi known for its Stupas is a small village in Raisen District of the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is located 46 km north east of Bhopal, and 10 km from Besnagar and Vidisha in the central part of the state of Madhya Pradesh. It is the location of several Buddhist monuments dating from the 3rd century BCE to the 12th century CE and is one of the important places of Buddhist pilgrimage. This world heritage site is well maintained and is open to public viewing from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. It takes about an hour and a half for a non-research visit of the site.
10 hand picked photographs from Theyam festival at Chitilapadu, Kerala.Performers wear heavy colorful masks and hang burning oil lamps over their body during the performance, which lasts for several days. The performers are said to be godsend, and ar
A Catholic Christian temple, at Edayoorkunnu in Wayanad district of Kerala was built in traditional Indian temple architecture, representing the culture and history of Wayanad, giving due respect to all religions across the world, under the supervis
The Bahá'í House of Worship in Delhi, India, popularly known as the Lotus Temple due to its flower like shape, is a Bahá'í House of Worship and also a prominent attraction in Delhi. It was completed in 1986 and serves as the Mother Temple of the