Photo Essay | A frozen moment

The marriage of paintings and photographs, with the Himalayas as a backdrop
  • photo
    Daybreak at Kufri, a tiny hill station 12km from Shimla. Situated at a higher altitude than Shimla, Kufri allows great views of the ranges, yet Dilwali advises people to avoid this area in summer because there are too many tourists. Photographs by Ashok Dilwali
  • photo
    This aerial view of Leh was taken in the first week of March last year, on the way back to Delhi
  • photo
    Dilwali considers this photograph his best shot of Gangotri. This image of a sadhu meditating at Gaurikund, Gangotri, was taken on Dilwali’s 12th trip to Gangotri. It is similar to a Roerich painting
  • photo
    Mount Kailash, the highest peak in the Kailash range. Dilwali describes this as among the most graceful peaks he has ever photographed
  • photo
    An image of the Kanchenjunga massif. Dilwali says this photograph is so similar to a Roerich painting that it seems they could have been standing side-by-side while the former photographed and the latter painted.

    More Slideshows

    More Videos

    • Closing Bell

      Closing Bell

    • NSEL crisis: A year on | Just a Mint

      NSEL crisis: A year on | Just a Mint

    • Closing Bell

      Closing Bell

    • Medical tourism India in numbers

      Medical tourism India in numbers

    • Buying vs renting a house | This or That

      Buying vs renting a house | This or That

    • Executive search industry set for better times

      Executive search industry set for better times

    • Mutual funds: High vs. low NAV? | This or That

      Mutual funds: High vs. low NAV? | This or That

    • FDI cap hiked: What does it mean for Indian insurance? | Just a Mint

      FDI cap hiked: What does it mean for Indian insurance? | Just a Mint

    • Understanding airline flash sales

      Understanding airline flash sales

    • Closing Bell

      Closing Bell

    • The case for news on private FM

      The case for news on private FM

    • Filet de Poisson Saffron | Cook Out

      Filet de Poisson Saffron | Cook Out

    blog comments powered by Disqus

    Filet de Poisson Saffron | Cook Out

    Subscribe |  Contact Us  |  mint Code  |  Privacy policy  |  Terms of Use  |  Advertising  |  Mint Apps  |  About HT Media  |  Jobs
    Contact Us
    Copyright © 2014 HT Media All Rights Reserved