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By Eric Meola

Gorgeously jaw-dropping, India has been fantastically redesigned with 32 extra pages of excellent photographs shot through Eric Meola on account that India was once first published.

This revised and extended model of Eric Meola's 2008 India takes the reader on a trip via Mumbai, Rajasthan, Agra, Dungarpur, alongside desolate tract roads, to the Ganges water's area, together with marvelous ruins, the Taj Mahal, and the competition of Elephants, shooting the spectacle and colourful colours of those historic areas.

INDIA is quickly turning into one of many pre-eminent leaders of the twenty-first century. For greater than a decade, Eric Meola has again many times to India, photographing the folks, temples, landscapes, structure, celebrations, and artwork of this uniquely exuberant and really different state. Meola's trips took him from the Himalayas and monasteries within the North to the temples of Tamil Nadu within the South, from the colour and pageantry of Rajasthan within the West to the tea plantations of Darjeeling within the East. Over two hundred pictures (edited from greater than 25,000 pictures) will fill this fantastically published, large-format publication. the images should be observed through dozens of essays, tales, and poems via modern and classical Indian writers.

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INDIA: In note & Image
Photographs by way of Eric Meola
 
Contents
 
19       Eric Meola
            My inner most India
24       Bharati Mukherjee
            Introduction
29       Salman Rushdie
            Midnight’s Children
34       I. Allan Sealy
            The Trotter-Nama
47       R. ok. Narayan
            Ganga’s Story
52       R. okay. Narayan
            The Ramayana
63       William Buck
            Mahabharata
67       R. ok. Narayan
            Mr. Sampath—The Printer of Malgudi
71       Gita Mehta
            A River Sutra
83       Kiran Desai
            The Inheritance of Loss
86       Manil Suri
            The demise of Vishnu
94       R. ok. Narayan
            The Guide
100     Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
            The Housewife
110     Jhumpa Lahiri
            Interpreter of Maladies
119     Thomas Byrom
            Dhammapada
120     Anita Desai
            Fasting, Feasting
129     Amit Chaudhuri
            an odd and elegant Address
132     Nirad C. Chaudhuri
            My Birthplace
136     R. okay. Narayan
            The darkish Room
147     Nirad C. Chaudhuri
            My Birthplace
150     Kiran Desai
            Hullabaloo within the Guava Orchard
163     Salman Rushdie
            Midnight’s Children
169     Clark Blaise and Bharati Mukherjee
            Days and Nights in Calcutta
178     Rabindranath Tagore
            Subha
182     Upamanyu Chatterjee
            English, August
185     Vikram Seth
            an appropriate Boy
190     Amit Chaudhuri
            an odd and elegant Address
194     Arundhati Roy          
            The God of Small Things
198     Anita Desai
            Fasting, Feasting
203     O. V. Vijayan
            The River
211     Kamala Markandaya
            Nectar in a Sieve
214     Amit Chaudhuri
            Sandeep’s Visit
222     Gita Mehta
            A River Sutra
232     V. S. Naipaul
            a space of Darkness
239     Manil Suri
            The demise of Vishnu
243     Ismat Chughtai
            the marriage Shroud
246     Nirad C. Chaudhuri
            The Autobiography of an Unknown Indian
250     Nirad C. Chaudhuri
            My Birthplace
254     Anita Desai
            a faithful Son
260     Kamala Markandaya
            Nectar in a Sieve
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