Photo Essays

Mansions at Dusk

Mansions at Dusk

Clare Arni 5

The old homes of coastal Karnataka are reminders of another era, finds Clare Arni. But social changes have endangered their existence

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Beyond Orientalism

Beyond Orientalism

Aude de Tocqueville 0

French photographer and artist Constant-Georges Gasté captured India with warmth and immediacy, more than a century ago, explains Aude de Tocqueville

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Keepers of the Light

Keepers of the Light

Ramesh Menon 1

Ramesh Menon describes the strange history and changing present of South Asia's lighthouses

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Mountain Legacy

Mountain Legacy

Kashish Das Shrestha 0

Dwarika Das Shrestha fell in love with the Himalayas as a young man. His grandson, Kashish Das Shrestha, carries on the family tradition

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Highway Man

Highway Man

Findlay Kember 6

Findlay Kember travels the length of the Stilwell Road, complete with visas, a nose for history and a sharp eye

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Perfect Ghosts

Perfect Ghosts

Sebastian Cortés 17

The Bohras who built Sidhpur may have moved on, but Sebastian Cortés reads their hopes and dreams in the homes they’ve left behind

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Sultans of the South

Sultans of the South

Clare Arni 0

Clare Arni captures the architectural harmonies and geometries of the Deccani Sultanates

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The Enchanted Lake

The Enchanted Lake

Saba Hasan 0

Hauz Khas has revealed its wonders to artist Saba Hasan over a period of many years, and in unexpected ways

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Fallen Idols

Fallen Idols

Sondeep Shankar 1

Sondeep Shankar evocatively captures the state of neglect some Indian icons currently find themselves in

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China Towns

China Towns

Vidura Jang Bahadur 1

As part of his decade-long project titled Home, Vidura Jang Bahadur documents Chinese life in India

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