Harvesting Saffron. 75 000 flowers to make a pound of saffron.India

Harvesting Saffron ~ 75 000 flowers are needed to make a pound of saffron - India

Hnad Mudras of Indian Dance

Hand Mudras of Indian Classical Dance. Mudras tell a story.and they are also used in healing meditations similar to reflexology.

Sita Mata, a Sadhvi or Hindu holy woman, feeds a baby monkey named Geetanjali, in Jammu, India

Sita Mata, a Sadhvi or Hindu holy woman, feeds a baby monkey named Geetanjali, in Jammu, India. The monkey couldn't wait two more seconds for her to finish putting the milk in the bottle lol

"The great wonder of Indian dance is that it can be both an act of religious devotion and a superb entertainment at the same time. In a successful performance, philosophy and human emotion blend in a subtle combination, which gives a special flavor to every sound and movement. The aural aspect of a concert is as important as the visual."

Introduction to a Bharata Natyam Concert -" The great wonder of Indian dance is…

Kesha, an Indian classical dancer performing a graceful stance from a classical…

Kesha - Kesha, an Indian classical dancer performing a graceful stance from a classical form of Kathak.

Vidaai (farewell of bride)

The ritual of throwing rice behind. The Indian brides gesture to leave back abundance for her parents and siblings as she leaves her home to start a new life.

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