My entry to Cherry On Top, would love to highlight the colours, adding vibrancy and contrast as well to this photograph. It was really a serene experience while walking along with Palkhi in Pandharpur Yatra last year. I captured these colours during my spiritual journey in Dindi. These are decorative pieces on the horns of an Ox. I have cropped this photograph near to get the feel of composition in rule of thirds.
Faces captured in Dindi, pilgrimage to Pandharpur (Lord Vishnu Temple), followed by millions of Varkari (a pilgrim) is a unique aspect of culture in Maharashtra. These Varkaris from all over Maharashtra participates in Dindi every year. They walk, sing, dance and live this festival for about 22 days with full of life. This spiritual happiness creates the environment full of serenity. Serene expressions caught in the camera in 2013 are illustrated as assuming myself in the frame. You can also visit the self initiated project on these illustrations- Mi Mauli
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