Remera | With The Book

Photo © Remera – All Rights Reserved I haven't posted photographic work documenting Judaism for quite a while, and thought I'd remedy this unintentional lapse by featuring With The Book, a series of photographs made at the Western Wall in Old Jerusalem by Remera (more about him follows). The Western Wall, also referred to as the […]

Diego Huerta | Inside Oaxaca

Photo Diego Huerta-All Rights Reserved “It is surprising that we have more than 57 native cultures in Mexico and we don’t know at least half of them. The information is nearly nonexistent.”– Diego Huerta Diego Huerta discovered the depth of his country's dazzling cultural traditions and the myriad of its indigenous communities when traveling to Oaxaca, […]

The Puppeteer of Monipally | Untold

Photo Courtesy of Untold The portal website of Untold is a veritable trove of photo stories of endangered traditions and art forms of India, and one that piqued my interest is The Lone String Puppeteer of Monipally. Monipally is a small and peaceful village in Kottayam district, Kerala, and according to Wikipedia earns the sobriquet […]

Viviana Peretti | Salaam Harlem

Photo © Viviana Peretti – All Rights Reserved Eid al-Fitr or the Islamic festival of breaking of the fast is imminent, and millions of Muslims around the world are eager for it as it marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. The religious Eid is a single day during which Muslims are not permitted […]