A Site for Photographers by Photographers

Community > Forums > Travel > Asia - India and Pakistan > people & culture in thar...

Featured Equipment Deals

Adobe Photoshop: All Cloud, All the Time Read More

Adobe Photoshop: All Cloud, All the Time

Adobe makes a bold change and moves Photoshop and CS as a whole to subscription only.

Latest Equipment Articles

4 Outdoor & Adventure Photo Packs Read More

4 Outdoor & Adventure Photo Packs

Photo packs have come a long way in the past decade, especially those that are targeted toward outdoor and adventure photographers. Alaska-based adventure photographer Dan Bailey takes a closer look...

Latest Learning Articles

A Brief History of Photography - Part II (Video Tutorial) Read More

A Brief History of Photography - Part II (Video Tutorial)

This video explores the second half of photography's history and development from the technological advances in the late 1800s through the beginnings of digital photography at the end of the 20th...


people & culture in thar desert (villages around jaisalmer)

Nevil Zaveri , Sep 30, 2007; 03:43 a.m.

respected photo.net users,

i am an amateur photographer. i wish to make a project showing people and their culture in the thar desert, esp. in the villages around jaisalmer.

if you have some information, kindly let me know the names of the interesting villages around jaisalmer with it's particular attraction. if you post a small image of the same will be much helpful. your tips for the same will be an additional bonus. please, let me know whatever comes to your mind regarding those places or even suggestion for my project.

thanking you. nevil zaveri


turn left for hell

Responses

Charles Stobbs , Sep 30, 2007; 08:05 a.m.

If you Google it you will find photos.

amy wilson , Sep 30, 2007; 11:50 a.m.

From Jaisalmer, most people visit Badabagh, Ramkunda, Lodurva, Kahala, Kanoi, and Sam. Sam has beautiful sand dunes. Kanoi and Kahala have cute houses. Cheers.

Nevil Zaveri , Oct 01, 2007; 12:38 p.m.

@amy,

thank you for your response. i have been to these villages long back and they are favourite among tourist circuit. apart from these, i am looking for some typical village with somethings unusual in rituals, culture or architecture.

@jonathan, these villages are scattered around the road from jaisalmer to sam (am i right, amy?).

thanks. nevil zaveri

Back to top

Notify me of Responses