Favorite Shots of Magical Rishikesh

Tapovan Village scenes

Tapovan Village scenes

I’ve been away a long time and feel the energies of Rishikesh calling me back each day.  Won’t be back for a couple of months, but would like to share some of my all time favorite shots of Rishikesh with you for the time being.  Hope you enjoy!  Check out the full gallery at the end for more photos.

colorful terrace view

village scenes18

village scenes7



view down towards laxman jhula

reading morning news

sun setting2



ram jhula14


new ganga views (1)


devotion on the ganga2

home from the forest2


colorful Saturday Tourists On the Way Down to the Ganga3

baba with bike

life along the ganga (2)


happy babas

head load 2

crossing Ram Jhula-Neelkanth Temple in Distance


Family Dipping Together

selling bread to feed the fish

local tourists2

just enjoying the view2

ram  jhula sunset3 good


Namaste…see you soon in India!!!   Enjoy the full gallery below for lots more shots….sooooooooooo hard to choose from the hundreds that I have!  🙂



12 Responses to Favorite Shots of Magical Rishikesh

  1. maverickbird says:

    Love the Rishikesh album.My favourite the sadhus reading newspaper and of the girl carrying the cooking gas cylinder.Rishikesh looks magical through your lens.

    • Jane says:

      thanks for your comment…all of these are favorites of mine (and it was very difficult choosing them)….but agree with your picks…i remember the day gas was being distributed and this lovely girl happily smiled for me as i “shot” her. 🙂

  2. Ajay Kaul says:

    Well captured. Loved the overhead shot. Thanks for sharing!

    • Jane says:

      thanks for taking the time to comment…most appreciated. rishikesh is an unending source of photographic joy for me…doesn’t matter how many times i walk around there….i always find some new image which inspires me. will be back again in november and shots will be coming along almost daily !! 🙂

  3. Swati Singh says:

    Awesome pictures, thanks for sharing

  4. I love people who love India 🙂 Beautiful pictures. So happy I ended up on this page. Thank you for the big smile on my face right now!

    • Jane says:

      thanks for taking the time to reply Surya and it is always an honor to be able to put a smile on someone’s face! I truly do love India and in 3 days am headed back for my yearly sojourn and hope to begin posting again. Happy to have you aboard. Hope you will explore further…lots and lots of photos here even if you don’t bother reading the posts. 🙂
      with love light and JOY. Jane 😀

  5. Gaurab says:

    Beautiful captures. One of my favorite place 🙂

  6. Jane says:

    Reblogged this on Not In India and commented:

    This is from a few years ago but always missing “home” . Won’t be back for a full YEAR! Just felt like sharing

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