Dharavi: Asia's Largest Slum

A Visit to Dharavi, Asia’s Largest Slum

Since I was nine years old, I have been traveling to India to visit family. I vividly remember the moment I first stepped off the 14-hour plane ride to Bangalore and was welcomed with a blast of humidity unlike anything I had felt before. My impression of India as a nine-year-old took a turn for…

In A Dark Time The Eye Begins To See

One evening in late 2010 I was traveling through the Indian state of Uttarakhand and found myself in the city of Rishikesh, waiting for a bus to take me east to Varanasi. Like most buses I had taken over the last 4 months this one was inevitably late, so to pass the time I ended up chatting…