Monthly Archives: June 2012

  1. Portrait of a Destitute Playing Cricket with a Stick for the Bat, His Bare Body and a Feverishly Beating Down Sun for Uniform, and a Parking Lot of Super-Expensive Cars for His Field: The Other Side of the Roguish IPL

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    June 27, 2012 by bluberie


    Portrait of a Destitute Playing Cricket with a Stick for the Bat, His Bare Body and a Feverishly Beating Down Sun for Uniform, and a Parking Lot of Super-Expensive Cars for His Field: The Other Side of the Roguish IPL

    Holding a Mirror Up to Disparity in Class

  2. Portrait of a Hawker’s Child: Churchgate

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    June 27, 2012 by bluberie


    Portrait of a Hawker's Child: Churchgate

    Just not bothered by the sun or the heat, this boy stood in a jacket in sweltering June heat… Incomprehensible…

  3. A Portrait of Bombay’s Now and Yesterday

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    June 27, 2012 by bluberie


    A Portrait of Bombay's Now and Yesterday

    Two phases of modernity overlap in their technological representations in contemporary Bombay

  4. Aarefa 6666, Perchance

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    June 27, 2012 by bluberie


    Aarefa 6666, Perchance

    Aarefa 6666. That’s what this photo automatically got labelled as in my camera. Sometimes chance happenings establish an eerie connection with bare truth. This picture is one such moment with the girl at her Devilish, declamatory, derogatory best.

  5. Portrait of a Merry Afternoon

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    June 26, 2012 by bluberie


    Portrait of a Merry Afternoon

    On those weird, back-bending things called hammocks…

  6. Portrait of a Poor Room

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    June 23, 2012 by bluberie


    Portrait of a Poor Room

    Documenting Struggle

  7. The Mahim Messi

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    June 22, 2012 by bluberie


    The Mahim Messi

    Can You Stop Me?

  8. Confrontation

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    June 22, 2012 by bluberie


    Confrontation

    Just Not Scared…

  9. The Champ: From the Bastees of Mahim by the Hindustan Times, Mumbai, Office

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    June 21, 2012 by bluberie


    The Champ: From the Bastees of Mahim by the Hindustan Times, Mumbai, Office

    Just Dribbling???

  10. What Do You Want From Me?

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    June 21, 2012 by bluberie


    What Do You Want From Me?

    When You Invade, You Create…

  11. The Dreams Under My Eyes

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    June 21, 2012 by bluberie


    The Dreams Under My Eyes

    Depth Is All There Is to the Human Mind

  12. After the Roadroller of Marriage: My Mother

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    June 21, 2012 by bluberie


    After the Roadroller of Marriage: My Mother

    After 1001 Nights of Domestic Storms

  13. Blitzkrieg

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    June 21, 2012 by bluberie


    Blitzkrieg

    A Deepawali Evening: 2011

  14. Shyrin Johari’s Photograph, Shot by Ayush Prasad, Published in Hindustan Times, Mumbai, on 17th June 2012

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    June 18, 2012 by bluberie


    Shyrin Johari's Photograph, Shot by Ayush Prasad, Published in Hindustan Times, Mumbai, on 17th June 2012

    A Rising Entrepreneur

  15. Splashed

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    June 17, 2012 by bluberie


    Splashed

    Sea and the City: 17th June 2012

  16. The Lull Before the Storm

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    June 17, 2012 by bluberie


    The Lull Before the Storm

    Bumbai Ka View on 17th June 2012

  17. Waiting for a Burst

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    June 17, 2012 by bluberie


    Waiting for a Burst

    An Afternoon on Marine Drive: 17th June 2012

  18. I’m a Rockstar

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    June 16, 2012 by bluberie


    I'm a Rockstar

    A Really Flexible Boy of Seven After His Game of Football in a Kridashala in Mahim

  19. And Boys, Will Be Boys…

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    June 16, 2012 by bluberie


    And Boys, Will Be Boys...

    Playing Ball…

  20. Driving On

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    June 16, 2012 by bluberie


    Driving On

    Vroom… Vroom… Weyyyyy… Ooooooo… Vroom… Vroom, Vroom

  21. Tasting a Morning

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    June 16, 2012 by bluberie


    Tasting a Morning

    I’m conscious…

  22. A Yellowing Night

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    June 16, 2012 by bluberie


    A Yellowing Night

    This isn’t a sulphur mine, but just Christmas time…

  23. In the Zone: A Portrait of an Emerging Philosopher

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    June 15, 2012 by bluberie


    In the Zone: A Portrait of an Emerging Philosopher

    Enter the Dragon

  24. Mujhe Zindaa Rehne Do: A Short Poem in Hindostani by Ayush Prasad

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    June 15, 2012 by bluberie


    Sikkon ki parchaayi mein gum naa karo Mujhe zindaa rehne do Chaandi ki hatheli ka zulm naa karo Mujhe halkaa …
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  25. Zaraa Dekho, Kahin Darwaaze Par Aag To Nahin Hai?: A Poem in Hindostani by Ayush Prasad

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    June 15, 2012 by bluberie


    Samay ki thakee suiyon se bhukhmaron ki jo aah nikalti hai Tar-batur, pareshan, bahut syaah nikalti hai Aadhi laal, aadhi …
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  26. Intezaar: A Short Poem in Hindostani by Ayush Prasad

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    June 15, 2012 by bluberie


    Pachhim ki ye thandi hawa layi hai udaa Safed tinkon ki ek khubsoorat behti sadaa Saat rang mein nahaye dhool …
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  27. The City of Obedient Queues

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    June 15, 2012 by bluberie


    The City of Queues

    In Bombay, people walk in queues all the time, just all the time, even when the roads are vacant…

  28. Oh, Camus! What you say, is a dynamo…

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    June 15, 2012 by bluberie


    “It is necessary to fall in love – the better to provide an alibi for all the despair we are …
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  29. The Freak Out: A Self-Critical Moment

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    June 15, 2012 by bluberie


    The Freak Out: A Self-Critical Moment

    Fear, Discomfort and Bewilderment: Those are the things that happen when modernity enjoying, gadget wielding people such as me amble into the lives of those who have been firmly and deliberately kept totally on the fringes of this divisive modernity and its discrepant monetary goodies

  30. Bom Boyer Blackwashes the Fence

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    June 15, 2012 by bluberie


    Bom Boyer Blackwashes the Fence

    A Painter Painting a Wrought Iron Fence that Surrounds a Government Property at Churchgate, Bombay – 14th June 2012