Last day of Ganpati Festival of 2018 and I was excited to go for a Ganpati Photowalk with one of my fellow female photographer. It was one of its own kind experience when I visited 9 Ganpati pandal in one day. We walked almost 3 kilometers to visit some really famous Pandals including Manache Ganpati. … More Ganeshotsav 2018, Day 10 – Ganpati Photowalk
On 9th Day of Ganpati Festival I went to another pandal and on the way found this procession of taking Bappa for Visarjan. Its like a celebration to bid adieu to Bappa and request him to come sooner next year. ganpati bappa morya pudhchya varshi lavkar ya !!! When we say come sooner it means … More Ganeshotsav 2018, Day 9 – Bappa chale apne Gaav
It was another beautiful evening of September 20 when I had to go out for my Mission. Mission which I am trying to stick to for past 7 days without fail. And today I decided to go to the same locality as last day but another direction with same hope to find a Ganpati pandal. … More Ganeshotsav 2018, Day 8 – Smiles are Contagious
On 7th day of Ganpati (September 19) I visited 3 pandals… Dagdu Sheth in the early morning and 2 more in Pimple Saudagar in evening. In this post I’ll be writing about how I managed to click some decent images among crowd in Dagdu Sheth. Also how Bappa did not let me go disappointed with … More Ganeshotsav 2018, Day 7 – Luck Favors The Brave
With all the lessons and practice I had in last 5 days I was feeling less nervous and more confident on 6th day (i.e. September 18, 2018) of Ganpati Festival. And I could click some really nice pictures of another nearby locality. Not much to write as these beautiful images are more than enough to … More Ganeshotsav 2018, Day 6 – More confident, Less Nervous.
As you know that I am keeping my promise with myself to visit at-least One Pandal each day of Ganpati Festival. So that I’ll get to practice photographing public places in front of unknown people during the Ganeshotsav. And so far the experience was beyond my expectations. I already wrote about first 4 days of … More Ganeshotsav 2018, Day 5 – Learnt a new way to look at the world
Being an introvert its always a fish out of water experience to be on streets to photograph anything. Last week I thought of a plan which would help me in getting better trying to be in public with my camera. And I’ll be sharing that plan in this post.
During last 8 years being in Pune, I always wanted to visit Dadgu Sheth Ganesh Mandir during Ganpati Festival but it never happened. And every year I used to feel so disappointed due to that. But finally this year I was lucky, really very lucky to be able to pay Bappa a visit.
Day before yesterday I shared my experience of the first day of Ganpati celebration in my society. And today I’ll be sharing yesterday’s experience which was the second day of the festival.
In India today was the very first day of Ganesh Utsav, the day we welcome Almighty Lord Ganesh in our Homes and Lives so that he can be with us for next 10 days. And the society I live in also had the same celebration. So I did exactly what I did last year, mustered … More Ganeshotsav 2018 Day 1 – Welcoming Bappa in our Lives