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All photos on this website, unless otherwise indicated, were taken by me, or my partner, during our travels. Click on any to enlarge.


Receiving Sufi blessing at shrine in S. Delhi - photo by Shaukat Ali

"I was a cowboy in my past life" - Brahma Temple, Pushkar

Urs chardoor procession toward Sufi Dargah in Ajmer

Ecstatic dancing at Sufi cermemony, Ajmer

Devotional qwali music in full swing - Ajmer

The cosmos portrayed in stone. Arunachala temple - Tiruvannamalai

Fr. Tomas and two residents of his hospice near Dindigal

Treasure trove of old wares and keeper - Seaport of Cochin

Devotees of the Goddess at Shri Meenakshi temple, Madurai

Evolutionary convergence at sunset - Palani temple

Free-wheeling night market beneath Lord Murugan hill temple at Palani

Stress-free living on the banks of the Yamuna River near Vrindavin

Tea, tea, tea ... as far as the eye can see. Former British hill station of Munar

Bustling market and temple, under the protective gaze of Mount Arunachala


Outburst of patriotism at an up-market restaurant in Tehran

Mr. Golastani, master of traditional Persian music - Shiraz

Ingenious cooling wind towers of ancient Yazd

Tastiest bread in Yazd, served with a smile

Shopping fever in Tehran's cavernous main bazaar. Can you spot me?

Idyllic picnic outing with local girls - Kurdish region of Sanandaj

Exploring the honeycombed trogdolyte dwellings near Tabriz

Rooftop vista over a traditional farming village near Sanandaj

Alluring street scene in Iran's cultural heartland of Esfahan

The local strength club, bastion of traditional values - Esfahan

Resplendant in an old teahouse in Yazd. Temperature 45 degrees outside

The following photos were taken with my old film camera.


Stairway to heaven. Foreign yogi in Sagaing Hills

Peering into the past. Sprawling temple ruins at Bagan

Forest of golden spires at Shwedogon Pagoda

Saddhammaramsi Meditation Center in Yangon

Riding in style on the Myanmar railway system

Czech Republic

Renaissance rooftops of Praque - cultural hub of Europe

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