10.23.2013

Portrait Series Captures India's Colorful Hindu Ascetics




Walk just about any street in India, especially those in one of the holy Hindu cities like Varanasi, and you're bound to pass one of the millions of sadhus. The colorful ascetics are a rich part of India's religious culture. Photographer Alexis Pazoumian captures the devoted holy men in his portrait series Sadhu Hundred, which he shot throughout India and Nepal.