Picture of the Day - December 31

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Young men walk in the ruins of the old fort in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 30

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A woman sits on a stone slab and grooms her child at the old fort in the morning sunlight in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 29

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Men play cards at an old fort in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 28

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A man roasts corn in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 27

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Men eat panipuri in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 26

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People walk in the evening as smog descends on Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 25

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A man takes a photo in the old fort in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 24

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A woman strings flowers in Delhi, Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - December 23

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A man cuts steel rebar in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 22

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A man sells snacks from a bicycle in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 21

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Where the Varuna river empties into the Ganges there is a boat that takes people across by means of a rope.

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Just north of Ravidas ghat is this unbuilt section which has been divided by concrete barriers to show ownership boundaries.

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Ravidas ghat pictured just as the Ganges river begins to recede at the end of monsoon in Varanasi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 20

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Shubhanker Dey gives a vocal recital while Bhainji plays tabla at the Ganesh Mandir at Ganesh ghat in Varanasi, India.

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Dr. Richa Sharma gives a sitar recital.

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The performers and listeners pose for a photo.

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Picture of the day - December 19

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Tanuja Jha gives a vocal recital with Hari Om Hari on the tabla and Sri Jha on the harmonium at the Ganesh Mandir at Ganesh ghat in Varanasi, India.

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Anjali sharma gives a sitar recital.

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Musicians pose for photos after the concert.

Picture of the Day - December 18

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People browse products at a Samsung store in a mall in Delhi, India.


Picture of the Day - December 17

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People shop in malls where santa is displayed in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 16

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A woman in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 15

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A man sells vegetables in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 14

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Evening traffic near the old fort in Delhi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 13

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A swami speaks at an ashram at Guy ghat in Varanasi, India.  Sri Pandey plays tabla while Peter Hicks plays guitar. 

Picture of the Day - December 12

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Two young snake charmers pose for a photo on the ghats on the banks of the Ganges river in Varanasi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 11

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This is the new water channeling structure for the Assi river in Varanasi, India.  The river now flows through this structure which diverts it south of Varanasi to irrigate fields.

Picture of the Day - December 10

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Looking south at the Ganges river from Assi ghat shortly after the monsoon flood water have receded somewhat in Varanasi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 9

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This is a view looking north on Lal Khan's masoleum shot from the Raj ghat bridge which stretches across the Ganges Ganges river in Varanasi, India.  The ancient site of the original Varanasi settlement is just beyond the masoleum.

Picture of the Day - December 8

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A boy waits for customer to order Paan in Varanasi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 7

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Ustad Mumtaz Husain Rava disciple of late Bharat Ratana Ustad Bismillah Khan plays Shehnai in Mirzapur, India.

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Ustad Mumtaz Husain Rava passed away suddenly of a heart attack in early 2012 at his home in Aurangabad Colony in Varanasi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 6

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Srimati Saroj Verma pins an award on the District Magistrate's sari during an event in Mirzapur, India.

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VIPs listen to a concert at the same event.

Picture of the Day - December 5

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Men make "chaat" (snacks) in the evening in Varanasi, India.

Picture of the Day - December 4

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People worship at the Harmandir Sahib (Golden temple) in Amritsar, India.  Photo taken by Chinmoy Mondal.

Picture of the Day - December 3

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Tourist visit the site of the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre in Amrritsar, India.  Photo taken by Chinmoy Mondal.



Picture of the Day - December 2

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Men get off a train in Rajasthan, India.

Picture of the Day - December 1

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A man toasts bread at Lakshmi Chai Wallah in Varanasi, India.