One-Offs: Kashmiris (and two Poles)

People in places.

Guides young and old atop Gulmarg.

Gulmarg facing K2

A sleighride, over even ground, at the mountain base.

A man sitting in Jamia Masjid in Srinagar.

Hazratba Mosque Interior

Undercover in the central courtyard of Jamia Masjid.

Mosque Jen

At the Shah Hamdan mosque, the faithful swarm a woman bringing rice blessed by the imam.

Holy Rice

At Shah Hamdan mosque, no “ladies or non-Muslims,” as the sign reads, are allowed inside. This worshipper prayed at the doorstep, brushing her hand on the threshold and then spreading the dust on her forehead and cheeks.

Woman @ Shah Hamdan

Men inside the mosque as seen through the window specially provided for ladies and non-Muslims.

Shah Hamdan Interior

Boys in Srinagar.


More boys.

Srinagar Boys 2

Workers clean and repair the central building of Shalimar Garden in Srinagar.

Shalimar Bagh Workers

A teenager on his bike.


Carpet weavers in their home workshop.

Carpet Weavers

In Narangh, Roma hits up Monika for the 743rd time.

monika and roma

Itty bitty people in the Himalayas. Itty Bitty People

And that’s my last post on Kashmir. Damn.

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