arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
Navratri,celebrated in Oct/Nov each year to honour Goddess Ambe,is special in Gujarat as people take to the streets to dance for nine nights,the longest,  dance festl anywhere  wearing gorgeous dresse
Enjoying the Christmas spirit and lights in Downtown Fairhope, AL
Exploring Fort Barrancas on Pensacola Navy Base
Just as the sun was rising in the Keoladeo Bird Sanctuary, as my wife and I travelled by cycle rickshaw in the forest, I managed to capture this peacock take off with the orange glow enveloping the en
Lighthouse tour on Pensacola Navy Base
Dragonfly handstand.
A Rath Yatra (Chariot procession) was taken out by ISKON  to honour Jagannath,Lord of the World. The line up of images, colourful decorations, the priests in crisp white dhotis and the huge throng  in
Chasing the changing leaves in Mystic, MA
At dawn, climbing the Bhuj fort, I came across this industrious spider spinning a web in the thickets. The golden glow on the web, specially the electric wire-like ends, attracted me
Exploring a field.
Chasing the changing leaves in Mystic, MA
A Potharaju, protector of Goddess Mahakali, wields a whip, demonstrating his skills prowess, during Bonalu, a festival to propitiate the Rain Goddess, exclusive to Telengana region of Andhra Pradesh.
Watching the Blue Angels fly
Watching the sunset on the bay
While on the top of the Shangri-La Apartments in Jakarta, Indonesia taking a picture of the City.
Live Nativity seen at the Christmas tree farm
Roaming the rose garden at the pier
Hanging flowers.
Weekly fire department training
Love beyond the Horizon!!!
During a visit to Bhutan with my family. We visited some colourful dzongs (fort-cum monastery). The murals on the walls with my daughter entering the highly decorated sanctum made for an attractive pi
Wandering in an old cemetery in Mobile, AL
Travelling to the  with friends in summer.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
A Potharaju, protector of Goddess Mahakali, wields a whip, demonstrating his skills prowess, during Bonalu, a festival to propitiate the Rain Goddess, exclusive to Telengana region of Andhra Pradesh.

A Potharaju, protector of Goddess Mahakali, wields a whip, demonstrating his skills prowess, during Bonalu, a festival to propitiate the Rain Goddess, exclusive to Telengana region of Andhra Pradesh. The whip almost snatched my camera!!!

photographer avatar
Hyderabad, India
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Abbas Tyabji.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2012
Total Views: 86
Filed Under: People
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2012, 10:54 p.m.
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS