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Living in Delhi exposes one to the most unimaginable scenarios. I routinely walk down different alleys around my studio and am never disappointed by what greets my eyes.

In this photograph, a rusted old bicycle holds the most vibrantly coloured bed spreads and other pieces of cloth. The owner of the venture was taking a break by having a cup of tea under the shade of a tree by the roadside.  He had a long day ahead of him….

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The Iron Man!

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In some places of Delhi one can still see an old,  coal run Ironing contraption.  It takes a small load of coal, and a long time to heat up and stop smoking before the ‘presswala’ can use it on clothes. Its a common belief that nothing irons better than these heavy,  solid and ages old contraption.  But, there are fewer and fewer people doing this now and therefore finding them is quite a rare sight nowadays. Especially with a backdrop of these gorgeous colors!