Art & Poetry

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Stare

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Staring at a colourful blank wall, at times, may make your mind work and awaken dead thoughts. But, none of it matters.

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Sunlight

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There is an optimism in sunlight, one that defies all argument to make sure you start your day on a positive note.

A Dance-Bar Girl

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Dancing to Bollywood songs with her make-up on, smiling to her many lovers, she wonders what her future holds as she gets old.

Sadhu, smoking, chillum

A Sadhu

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A sadhu knows how to be indifferent to the spectacle around him – but he also knows when to pose for the cameras.

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Ragpickers

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Entire lives spent sifting through garbage, looking for a treasure. A ragpicker’s life is explored in verse.