Bombay11 Bombay Photos

Bombay, Mumbai, India.


Sunrise at the race course

Crow welcomes the sunrise at the race course.
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Bend your branches down along the ground and cover me
When the shadows fall, shade the birds from cold and sorrow.
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Minerva Cinema

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Novelty Cinema

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Mahalaxmi Station

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Maratha Mandir

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City Centre Mall

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Big Bazaar in the Mall

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Students browsing books and waiting for bus home at fountain.

Bookstall at the end of the fountain.

Pavement bookseller - What the other half reads - Carl Sagan, Born to Win and Dictionaries.


Bombay Central Express is the name of the bus that won't stop because of the crowds waiting for it at the bus stops of Bombay Central.

Pushing a cart on the roads of Bombay is not an easy job.

Streets of Mumbai are lined with trees, as you can see from this picture.

Bridge over crowded streets


I meditate therefore I am not he - Archus Chinchotia of Bhuleswar.

Chasing shadows in the afternoon sun, for it is essential to know the shadows in order to understand the sun - Alburaka.

In the shadow of the afternoon sun, a young student of Jai Hind college seeks answers.

House with a tin pot under the pipal tree with a ladder to the top.

The Fall of the Wall, it's just another brick in the rumble.

Dignified Taxi Driver


The Nausea is not inside me:
I feel it out there in the wall, in my pans,
and everywhere around me.
It makes itself one with the supari,
I am the one who is within it.
- Bald Panwalla quoting Satirical Sartre.

Like everything metaphysical the harmony between thought and reality is to be found in the grammar of the language.
Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Philosophy is not a theory but an activity" quoth the young boy outside the aarey PCO booth.

"I sit astride life like a bad rider on a mobike. I only owe it to the gravity's good nature that I am not thrown off at this very moment." -- Jockwink Wickedsatan.

I don't know why we are here, but I'm pretty sure that it is not in order to enjoy ourselves.-- Ludwig Wittgenstein.

Dog checking out the motorcycle wheel. "For a truly dogmatic dog nothing is tragic." -- Bigwig Canine.

If he were to speak, we would not understand him -- Wittgenstien.

"Of what we cannot speak, we must pass over in silence." -- Ludwig Wittgenstein.

Playing in the streeeeeets of Opera house.

Stocktraders and diamond merchants looking lost outside Panchantrata (Opera house).

Panwalla (made from Betel nut) at Opera house.

Hot sandwiches made on a coal sigri (stove) behind Roxy.


Har koi chahe do bhiga zameen

A tired man taking a short nap on the steps of Churchgate station
after a grueling rush hour journey from Borivali.


Shoe shiners at VT Station

Manmad Express outside CST (VT) station.

Tin housing in by the railway line

Byculla Station is not crowded in the afternoon.