These Stunning Photographs from India Will Make You Fall In Love With The Heartland

By Siddharth Birla


“When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.” ― Ansel Adams

In November, India’s biggest photo contest engine Photofie, along with Jaipur Art Summit set out on a search for photographs that best depicted the heart and soul of India. 30 days and 600 entries later, the result was a stunning gallery of pictures from the Indian heartland.

Cherry picked by top photographers Jasminder Oberai and Sanchit Sethi, the best 25 entries will be showcased at the 4th edition of Jaipur Art Summit from 7-11 December at Ravindra Manch in Jaipur.

What’s more? These stunning frames will also be up for sale, so if you fall in love with one you can take them home. To amp up your excitement, here is a glimpse of some of the winning entries:

I Have to Walk Miles Before I Sleep

Jaipur Art Summit Winner Sayed Wasi Photographer: Sayed Wasi

The Art of Pottery Painting

Jaipur Art Summit Winning Entry by Ayush Devpura Photographer: Ayush Devpura

Maanjha (Abrasive Strings)

Jaipur Art Summit winning entry by Sanyog Misra Photographer: Sanyog Misra

The Ritual of Tarpana

Jaipur Art Summit winning entry by Debarshi Mukherjee Photographer: Debarshi Mukherjee

In The Queue

Jaipur Art Summit winning entry by Sanghamitra Sarkar Photographer: Sanghamitra Sarkar

Gender Partiality

Jaipur Art Summit winning entry by Mridul Vaibhav Photographer: Mridul Vaibhav

Messengers to God

Jaipur Art Summit winning entry by Taha Ahmed Photographer: Taha Ahmed

Flying Machine

Jaipur Art Summit winning entry by Subho Biswas Photographer: Subho Biswas

Homeless God

Jaipur Art Summit winning entry by Mohammed Amir Khan Photographer: Mohammed Amir Khan




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