RELIGIONS OF INDIA a Photography Book by JULIAN BOUND
From National Geographic contributor and award winning documentary photographer Julian Bound, a photographic collection of religion in India.
Hinduism, showing Hindu's bathing in Varanasi's mighty Ghats on the banks of the sacred River Ganges, the Brahmin priests of southern India.
Sikh worship in Amritsar's 'Golden Temple' in the Punjab.
Presenting photographs of Buddhism, from His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama in his home of McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala, to the Buddhist devotees on their pilgrimage to Bodh Gaya and its famed Bodhi tree.
The Portuguese legacy of Catholicism which still thrives today in ornate churches and chapels on the beaches and cliff tops of India's western state of Goa.
A beautiful representation of India's religious beliefs.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Born in England, Julian is a documentary photographer, film maker and author. With photographic work featured on the BBC news, his photographs have been published in National Geographic, New Scientist and the international press. His work focuses on the social documentary of world culture, religion and traditions, with time spent studying meditation with the Buddhist monks of Tibet and Northern Thailand and spiritual teachers of India's Himalaya region.
Present for the Nepal earthquakes of 2015 he documented the disaster for eighteen months whilst working as an emergency deployment photographer for various NGO and international embassies in conjunction with the United Nations.
The author of novels 'The Geisha and the Monk', 'Subway of Light' and 'Life's Heart Eternal', when not on the road in Asia, Julian is based in the UK.