The Kumbh Diary : Beginnings

Once a worldly man, met a saint
Both glanced at each other and laughed,
And asked the same question,
What have you done to yourself ?
-Bharat Thakur

Kumbh mela, Simhastha Kumbh, ujjain, naga sadhu, sadhu, shiva lingam, shiva worship, shiva with nandi, dhuni

When celebration goes above cast, creed, language and gender is actually where the Kumbh Mela is commenced. The Kinnar Akhada Peshwai (Procession) for their first dip at Kshipra River near Ujjain Clock Tower.

Kshipra River, Ujjain, Clock Tower, Madhya Pradesh, Kumbh Mela, Simhasth

Art, an eccentric way to devote yourself in emotions, colours and spirituality. When creation gives birth to a creation is where the real aesthetics begin. Indulging recitalists in spirituality at Kumbh, Ujjain 2016.

kumbh mela, simhasth, ujjain, artist, art, painting, painting of sadhu, live painting, art at kumbh, master pies, day 5 kumbh

Photo Credits: Tanveer Farooqui

 

Yatra Archives

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/tushar-shukla-Nava-varse-tane-web-post.jpg નવા વર્ષે – તને / nava varshe tane

નૂતન વર્ષાભિનંદન કે HAPPY NEW YEAR, સાલ મુબારક આમ તો આ બહાને કહેવું છે; તમને મારું વ્હાલ મુબારક   હાથ મિલાવું હૈયે ચાંપુ કે ચૂમી લઉં! વિચાર આવે – મૌકા ભી, દસ્તુર ભી હૈ યે, રસ્મે દુનિયા રિવાજ ભી હૈ હોઠ ભરી એક ચુંબન કરીને, કરી…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/final-instagram.jpg Your Daily Dose of Art: Instagram Accounts you must follow right now

Banksy Banksyis a revolution or should we call him a phenomenon? One of the leading front men of his generation, he has transformed what it means to work in the Public domain.Banksy’sartistic practice is characterized by the perceptive use of…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/IMG_0294.jpg Education of a rare kind : Team CY at the commencement ceremony of Gurukulam, Ahmedabad

An educational institution that rises above schooling(as we know it today), competition and degrees, Gurukulam follows the ancient Jaina education system of India where knowledge, understanding habits, sensitivity and logic is still considered superior. The Gurukulas are Indian schools that still…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/music-instuments-final-01.jpg 7 Indian Musical Instruments that are on the verge of oblivion

“Hurrian Hymn No.6” is the oldest known written music piece, discovered so far. This origin of this piece dates back to 3400 years back in Bronze Age. It was engraved by Syrians on a clay slab. Even the origins of…