Mission Delhi - Sunil Kumar Singh, Karawal Nagar

[Text and photos by Mayank Austen Soofi] His life was not much different from that of Ulysses, in Homer’s Odysseus. As you know well, Homer’s classic is about the hero’s long and epic journey to home. Regarding Sunil Kumar Singh…

City Series – Manas Mehta in Delhi, We the Isolationists (406th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Manas Mehta] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona… and I see news, 4 months old news. 14 Corona positive cases have emerged from Jaipur. Panic has struck anyone, it’s the first…

City Series – Ashita Soni in Shivpuri, We the Isolationists (405th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Ashita Soni] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona… and I see the life I want to reside and life that I left behind. I imagine the people I would come upon,…

City Series – Somreeta in Calcutta, We the Isolationists (404th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Somreeta] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona… and I see myriad of years unfurling, hills that I have been planning to go, that may be I will, smiling at strangers, not…

City Series – Natasha Topno in Jamshedpur, We the Isolationists (403rd Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Natasha Topno] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona… and I see us, the garden, and fireflies on a dark sultry night, glimmering with their cold greenish hue, stars on earth. I…

City Series – Avinam Manger in Gangtok, We the Isolationists (402nd Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Avinam Manger] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona… and I see The wind gentle billowing the prayer flag, Smoke form the fancy, cheering Incense spreading sweet spring aroma slowly and gradually…

City Series – Ayesha Amjad in Hyderabad, We the Isolationists (401st Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Ayesha Amjad] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona… and I see myself struggling to just make through everyday. Waking up with sleep-deprived eyes yet going back to bed late had become…

City Series – Ridhi Sehgal in Delhi, We the Isolationists (400th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Ridhi Sehgal] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona… and I see that moment. That exact moment before I fall asleep. Drifting off into a darkness that is both everything and nothing….

City Series – Akash Vohra in Ferozepur, Punjab, We the Isolationists (399th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Akash Vohra] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona… and I see my empty home in South Delhi that’s been shut since April. I see the walls staring back at me, the…

City Series – Saumya Sharma in Hanover, New Hampshire, USA, We the Isolationists (398th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Saumya Sharma] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona… and I see myself going back to December 2017 when I found these jhumkas. Common sense told my move soon to the idyllic…