My nose is burning with the smell of hot, spicy masala chai as it seeps through the train’s carriage doors and into my nostrils. “Chai! Chai!” belts a man carrying a whole kettle of the spicy beverage, and I savor its rich taste from a tiny plastic cup as my train rolls out of the slums of Delhi and towards Rajasthan.
As the designers surprised everyone with their beautiful creations on the runways during Lakme Fashion Week, there was a lot of great fashion happening on the streets of Mumbai as well. I had a fun time capturing people from all over India gathered for the Summer/Resort ’16 edition of Fashion Week. Bloggers, stylists, designers, models and all kinds of fashion enthusiasts were dressed in their sartorial best.
The Pushkar Camel Fair is an annual five day camel and livestock fair held in the town of Pushkar in the state of Rajasthan, India. It is one of the world’s largest camel fairs. Apart from the buying and selling of livestock, it has become an important tourist attraction.
Abhimanyu Singh Rathore, a style blogger and photographer, who is forever on the lookout for current trends and fantastic personal style, loves capturing people on the streets of India. He has a deep appreciation for Indian kitsch and has been documenting street style at the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival for the last three years.
As the Pink City prepares for the 2017 tenth-anniversary edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival, co-director William Dalrymple offers some travel tips to festival-goers.