Photo Studio

बनारस का गंगा घाट / Benaras

Photographer Maharshi Jesalpura who has started his career as an urban planner from CEPT somehow had a unique niche for photography in his portfolio. With his exceptional ideology to capture expressions of the nonliving things, Maharshi’s perspective photography always delivers a picturesque album.

One of the oldest cities in the world Varanasi/Banaras/Kashi is the spiritual hub for the Hindu and Jain sects. The historic city has played a major role in flourishing Buddhism and Hinduism globally. The facet of this city has witnessed copious literary masters and philosophers, who redefined mindset of earthlings through their glorious contribution. Folklores suggest that cremating your beloved dead here on this spiritual land, gets them Moksha(Liberation). The city has a rich blend in terms of religion, cast, creed and colors, which gives the album a different blend in terms of visual variety. The Photo Studio album presents a vivid perspective of the city, that leaves the viewer enchanted.


Photo Studio Curator : Ketan Modi


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