Jamie Robinson’s journey through India: Part 2

Thiksey Monastery in all its glory.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson

Jamie Robinson, a 25-year-old photographer from Manchester loves to capture a bundle of energy, emotion and story and store it all in an image. This along with travelling forms the basis of his existence. Simply, it’s what he loves to do. His tremendous faith in himself and his photography has led him to achieve a high ground and that too within a year. More on www.itchyfeats-photography.co.uk.

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Srinagar: A beautiful doe-eyed boy at the doorway of his father’s shop.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
Hemis: Monks at the Hemis Festival watching the fun and frolic unfold throughout the day.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
Hemis: Ankle bells worn by one of the participants of the Hemis Festival. The chorus of a mixture of these made for a very relaxing rhythm.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
Leh: An old lady appearing from an alleyway after praying for the Uttarakhand flood victims.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
Leh: I spotted this man with an interesting henna-dyed beard while walking past a cafe. Politely asking, he let me take this photo in a shoebox-size cafe.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
Shey: A female nun in an all-woman monastery in Shey.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
Shey: This delicately-designed window at the Shey monastery had an amazing view of the mountains. Perfect for building your spirituality.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
Thiksey: Thiksey Monastery was much more crowded than its sister nunnery. But I caught a glimpse of this young monk and took this photograph amongst the chaos.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
Thiksey: A young monk tracing the patterns painted outside his prayer room. He quietly went about his business while the chants of his fellow monks drifted past.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
A monk carries tea for his companions before their morning prayers.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
Shey: A Buddhist nun at the Shey Monastery.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
This gentle beast wandered slowly towards me while grazing totally oblivious to my existence. It was only when I moved did he notice me.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
Hemis: This contrasting landscape was taken just outside Hemis.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson
A winding river leading towards the sacred fish pond of Shey.
Photographer: Jamie Robinson

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