A DAY IN KASHI
Photographs by Séverine Dabadie. Text written in collaboration with Christiane Etchezaharreta. Pilgrim's Publishing.
Benares, the city of all mysteries, magnificently portrayed in color. A selection of photographs illustrates one hundred and eight "One day in Kashi", one day out of the world. Kashi, also known under the names of Benares or Varanasi, is one of the oldest cities still alive. Through its present, we find traces of the past. It reveals its deepest secrets to the initiated. The attachment and love she inspired led the authors to obtain information on the secrets of this ancient city, mythical and mystical.
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Color photographs: a consecutive series of 108 images in full-page tells a day in Kashi. On a foggy morning until night on the peaceful banks of the Ganges, the details of a daily fact of mysticism and meditation, an explosion of life and color. Life in all its forms on the banks of the sacred river, in temples, in the shady alleys.
. Hardcover, landscape format: 265 mm X 240 mm.
. 277 pages in total.
. A text of 156 pages illustrated with photographs in text offers the reader the key to understand Kashi, decode rites, learn about India, its history, Hinduism ... Interviews conducted with those who make the city and give it its soul.
. Practical information: temples, festivals, calendar, food ...
. A story.
. The text is richly illustrated with photographs, maps and old prints.
French version ISBN: 81-7769-387-5 available from Metaphore Diffusion or directly by the author (see contact section)
English ISBN: 81-7769-388-3 available from Pilgrims Publishing
Spanish version ISBN: 81-7769-466-9 available from Altair Distribucion