India – Part 3: Fatehpur & Jaipur

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Tombs in the square of Jama Mosque
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Inside the halls of Salim Chishti Tomb

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colorful fabric covers the tomb of Salim Chishti
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A cold night is on the horizon
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Feeding catfish in the lake is a common practice to commemorate loved ones in Lake Jaipur

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Woman and her… well, not sure what she was selling.. street food?
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A western woman riding an elephant up to the entrance of the castle
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I found myself in the middle of a celebration in the castle in Jaipur
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A boy looking longing for some spare changes while performing a melancholic song using his instrument.

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boom!

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I LOVE the color the food this man is selling.
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Jama Masjid, one of the largest mosques in India. It is a perfect place for architecture appreciation and people watching.
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Interesting decor in front of bronze gate

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beautiful Saris
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Women sorting our their shawls in front of the tomb of Salim Chishti
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Looking over the walls of a fortress in Jaipur
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A cute little child waved at me from distance and then decided to ignore me when I held up my camera. A goat climbed up to a high point in the background.
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A local artist trying to sell me on his art.
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A man pondering about life in front of the busy mosque

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A man and his icecream pot
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cool domes lined up on top of Jama mosque
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A Sikh man guarding the palace in Jaipur
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families gathered at the square in the middle of the castle in Jaipur
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A security guard dutily watching the rowdy tourists

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One of many monkeys jumping from roof to roof in the palace.
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A woman deep in her thoughts in front of a window in Jaipur castle

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Man paying respect in the Salim Chishti Tomb
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A rotund security officer receiving reports from his fellow force members. He appeared to be giving directions to men around him.
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Crowd is gathering as a puppet show is ready to kick off.
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Boys holler at their friends below a balcony
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Sunrise over a mountain range in Jaipur

 

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