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Pictures : Snowfall in the Himalayan town of Shimla – Part II

Himachal Pradesh State Library covered in a thick sheet of snow at The Ridge, Shimla

After sharing the first batch of photographs taken in the beautiful snow-covered city of Shimla, I’m back with more! Snowfall in the Himalayan town of Shimla – Part I Today, […]

3623kms in Ladakh on a Farm Tractor

Tractor approaching ZojiLa Pass

So last year we went on a rather unusual journey. We took a farm tractor 3623 kms across Ladakh through the most dangerous roads, highest passes and random rivers. In […]

Snowfall in the Himalayan town of Shimla – Part I

A man walking past the closed shops at the Mall road of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

17th January, 2013 Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India After a month of clear sunny days, it was raining when I got up. I trusted the weather gods and the Norwegian Meteorological Institute […]

Camera calling by Priyanka Sharma

Himanshu Khagta with the Raika Tribe in Rajasthan

( Priyanka Sharma, a student journalist who wrote this article about me for her college magazine. Thanks Priyanka) The beauty of her mysterious mountains and the tranquility of life in […]

5 Winter Memories of 2010

Kids Playing at Chitkul

Winter, the best of all the seasons. It’s when you pack yourself in layers of clothing. The time when you enjoy different flavors of tea. When you sit near the […]

A cold winter morning in Shimla

I am sitting here in the Indian Coffee House. The one situated on the mall road of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. Its a cold winter morning. Its around 8:30 am […]

When it Snowed in Shimla

30 December 2010 Quila, a new theme cafe in Shimla. Its around 7:30pm. The dim light of two candles lighting us all, as we talk about few ghost stories from […]

Winter Sunrise Trek at Shimla

Friends in Silhouette, Tara Devi, Shimla in Silhouette

As the snow melted in the mountain town of Shimla, which was covered in few inches of snow after many years, I, being accompanied by three of my friends went out […]

Smoking Hookah

Photographer of a villager of Jalori Village in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, India, smoking hookah.