A cook frying parotas in the charcoal stove at a roadside food-stall, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A cook frying parotas in the charcoal stove at a roadside food-stall, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India
A cook frying parotas in the charcoal stove at a roadside food-stall, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

Kids playing the street game, kitti-pul (Gilli-danda) in a narrow lane, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

Kids playing the street game, kitti-pul (Gilli-danda) in a narrow lane, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India
Kitti-pul is a popular street game for kids and young men, played with two sticks.

Kids playing the street game, kitti-pul (Gilli-danda) in a narrow lane. Virudhunagar, India

A mother with her baby, from a nomadic tribe, on her way to their tent near the Railway station, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

A mother with her baby, from a nomadic tribe, on her way to their tent near the Railway station, Virudhunagar,  Tamil Nadu, India
She was so happy to be photographed and her laughter was so unforgettable. One of my favorite shot.

A mother with her baby, from a nomadic tribe, on her way to their tent near the Railway station, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

An old woman selling jasmine flowers, fruits and clay dolls in front of a temple. Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

An old woman selling jasmine flowers, fruits and clay dolls in front of the temple. Virudhunagar, India
An old woman selling jasmine flowers, fruits and clay dolls in front of the temple. Virudhunagar, India

Young men, from northern India who travelled to southern states to sell blankets, are resting their heels on the road side, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

Young men, from northern india who travelled to southern states to sell blankets, are resting their heels on the road side.
Virudhunagar, India
Young men, from northern India who travelled to southern states to sell blankets, are resting their heels on the road side. Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

An woman setting up charcoal stove for an evening food stall, ready to make ‘Idlis’. Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

An woman setting up charcoal stove for an evening food stall, ready to make 'Idlis'. Virudhunagar, India
An woman setting up charcoal stove for an evening food stall, ready to make ‘Idlis’. Virudhunagar, India