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’New Scientist’ reported.I got a suit of my choice, a woman said For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Nikita Puri | Updated: March 9 2014 11:55 pm Jordi Pizarro’s image from the Maha Kumbh Mela Related News Clutching an embellished cross an old man weeps You see the many wrinkles on his face the fine lines around his shut eyes and unless you look closely you’ll miss the tear hanging from the bridge of his nose The wall in the black-and-white photograph is slightly hazy but you can discern the markings of an old place of worship The man’s pained face twists something inside you as you wonder about witnessing such a private moment in a stranger’s life But that’s how photojournalist Jordi Pizarro works Through a photo exhibition titled “The Believers” Pizarro brings us glimpses of religious communities in four countries flung far from each other The exhibition is on at Instituto Cervantes till April 30 and can also be viewed at the photographer’s website http://s.wwwjordipizarrocom While the picture of the old man and Orthodox Christian was taken in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem Israel other photographs on display show people of different faiths from Cuba Poland and India “I don’t understand why people believe and I started the project to try and understand that I also wanted to document how religion through the ages has been used to narrate the purpose of our existence” he says Pizarro who once worked as a photojournalist with a newspaper in his hometown of Barcelona Spain has been travelling since 2010 for The Believers Project only a portion of which we see in the exhibition Currently based out of Delhi Pizarro aims to document religious communities in 10 countries across four continents through his project Explaining the reason for presenting the photographs in black and white the 29-year-old says “Besides being an aesthetic touch I wanted to represent religion in its own colours — the contrasting light and dark the black and white It lends an air of magic to something which rules our subconscious minds” In his India section Pizarro’s massive photo project is titled The Sacred Babas of India and documents his time in Allahabad during the Maha Kumbh Mela Though the focus is on the holy men who are at the centre of the Kumbh Mela the images also show women holding children and men laden with bags standing in queues on packed footbridges over the confluence of the Ganga and the Yamuna “I spent over a month covering the Maha Kumbh and then I went to the after party in Benaras with the Babas” says Pizarro The pictures taken in Poland along the border shared with Belarus primarily are of the events surrounding the Holy Mount of Grabarka known for forest of crosses that keeps growing every year The exhibition is on at Instituto Cervantes till April 30 Contact: 4368 1907 For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by AmritaJain | Published: May 1 2012 10:04 pm Related News For 25-year-old Delhi-based photographer Ankit Goela chai tapri is his most interesting muse His photo blogwwwitshodgepodgecomcaptures colourful images that define cities There are pictures from the Thar desert that show kids sipping tea and of a cosmopolitan crowd holding white cups at The Indian Coffee HouseKolkata The subjects of another blog entry are tapri wallahs in Delhi I dont drink tea? The whole system of clouds and wind spins and grows, Ask Abraham if the success of Force will help his next, later downgraded to six and then four years by a Fifa appeals committee and the Court of Arbitration for Sport respectively.” he told media persons at a special screening of “Drishyam”.

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