Photo Essay – Saliva on the Street. Around Town
A quintessential Delhi sight.
[Text and photos by Mayank Austen Soofi]
This, too, is art.
It is always the men who spit their saliva in the streets of Delhi. The spit-forms are enchanting to look at. Some shine like a white pearl. Some resemble enormous silver-coloured worms. Some are translucent. Some seem so delicate as if Moonlight Sonata has just crossed our path. The Delhi Walla presents photographic evidence.
Spitting for art’s sake