Hairdresser at work in his salon by the road side,Puliyampatti, Tamil Nadu, India

Hairdresser at work in his salon by the road side,
Puliyampatti, Tamil Nadu, India
Hairdresser at work in his salon by the road side, Puliyampatti, Tamil Nadu, India

A young man selling bags of sugar candies, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A young man selling bags of sugar candies, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
They always carry a bell to draw kids’ attention and to invite them.

A young man selling bags of sugar candies, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

An Ironing man at work in his mobile cart by the street side, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

An Ironing man at work in his mobile cart by the street side, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India
He was very gentle at work for his large eyes and big moustache. I liked to render in BW as well but the wall color is so appealing.

An Ironing man at work in his mobile cart by the street side, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A damaged clay statue of a warrior deity on horse being propped up with stick and ropes, Samanamalai, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A damaged clay statue of a warrior deity on horse being propped up with stick and ropes, Samanamalai, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
Good to see It’s standing up to the tides of time and retaining it’s colors.

A damaged clay statue of a warrior deity on horse being propped up with stick and ropes, Samanamalai, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A young man selling pearl millet (bajra) porridge and buttermilk in clay pots in his mobile cart, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A young man selling pearl millet (bajra) porridge and buttermilk in clay pots in his mobile cart, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India
They will bring cooler relief in the summer.

A young man selling pearl millet (bajra) porridge and buttermilk in clay pots in his mobile cart, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A coconut seller in his street side shop, Tiruchendur, Tamil Nadu, India

A coconut seller in his street side shop, Tiruchendur, Tamil Nadu, India
A coconut seller in his street side shop, Tiruchendur, Tamil Nadu, India

A woman with a big nose stud, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A woman with a big nose stud, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India
She asked if I can photograph her which I happily obliged.

A woman with a big nose stud, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A delivery worker riding his tricycle with cartons of soft drink bottles, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India.

A delivery worker riding his tricycle with cartons of soft drink bottles, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India.
A delivery worker riding his tricycle with cartons of soft drink bottles, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India.

A tailor at work with a helper, stitching bags for sale, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A tailor at work with a helper, stitching bags for sale, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
A tailor at work with a helper, stitching bags for sale, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A young man rehearsing his harmonium instrument near their tent by the Railway station, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A young man rehearsing his harmonium instrument near their tent by the Railway station, Virudhunagar,  Tamil Nadu, India
He’s part of a nomadic group and maybe rehearsing for busking or a street performance.

A young man rehearsing his harmonium instrument near their tent by the Railway station, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A couple offering pooja over a cow in honour of their ancestors, Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India

A couple offering pooja over a cow in honour of their ancestors, Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India
A couple offering pooja over a cow in honour of their ancestors, Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India

An old woman offering her prayers in front of the Sri Krishnan Temple at Waterloo Street, Bugis, Singapore

An old woman offering her prayers in front of the Sri Krishnan Temple at Waterloo Street, Bugis, Singapore
This Hindu temple is popular with local Chinese who also frequent and worship.

An old woman offering her prayers in front of the Sri Krishnan Temple at Waterloo Street, Bugis, Singapore

Eastern great egret perching on top of a tree, Anaikatti, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Eastern great egret perching on top of a tree, Anaikatti, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
He’s showing off his distinct long neck, I guess.

Eastern great egret perching on top of a tree, Anaikatti, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

A flower seller, in contemplation, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A flower seller, in contemplation, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India
A flower seller, in contemplation, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A street vendor selling bangles by the street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A street vendor selling bangles by the street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
A street vendor selling bangles by the street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

Nandhi (Bull) statue facing the temple inside the Thanjavur Royal Palace, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India

Nandhi (Bull) statue facing the temple inside the Thanjavur Royal Palace, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India
Nandhi is always positioned facing God Shiva traditionally. This statue was facing Darbhar (Royal court) inside the palace complex which housed temples as well.

Nandhi (Bull) statue facing the temple inside the Thanjavur Royal Palace, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India

Loading men on their way to the workplace in their bull cart, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

Loading men on their way to the workplace in their bull cart, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India
Loading men on their way to the workplace in their bull cart, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A street scene in front of an old temple, Puthu Mandapam, Madurai, India.

A street scene in front of an old temple, Puthu Mandapam, Madurai, India.
A street scene in front of an old temple, Puthu Mandapam, Madurai, India.

An auto mechanic, at work in his street-side workshop.Madurai, India

An auto mechanic, at work in his street-side workshop.
Madurai, India
An auto mechanic, at work in his street-side workshop. Madurai, India

A woman selling tapioca in her push-cart by the street.Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India

A woman selling tapioca in her push-cart by the street. 
Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India
A woman selling tapioca in her push-cart by the street. Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India