Tag Archives: Mumbai
By kainazamaria | Published: May 17, 2011
A recent video I produced with reporter Hanna Ingber Win of the Global Post on what lessons Dharavi, one of Mumbai’s largest slums, can teach us about creating a self-sustaining ecosystem. Text & Video can be found here: Land of the Rising Slum: What can the poor teach Mumbai?
By kainazamaria | Published: April 14, 2011
In the Zoroastrian faith a Jashan ceremony is a celebration of an event, whether happy or tragic, with prayer. Often they are performed by one or two priests. Last weekend I was given permission to make images of a Jashan with over 300 priests in attendance. A sight which I may never witness again. The [...]
By kainazamaria | Published: March 31, 2011
Recent work for Radio Netherlands on the Dandi March II, an anti-corruption march held worldwide. I covered the march held in Bandra, Mumbai on Saturday, March 26th, 2010. Freedom fighters, who once marched alongside Gandhi, attended the march stating India’s modern fight is against political corruption. Go to the Radio Netherlands piece to read the [...]
By kainazamaria | Published: October 14, 2010
Dream Mumbai is a project born out of a survival instinct. When I first arrived to Mumbai my senses were on overload. Even the simplest of tasks – crossing the street or buying a piece of fruit – struck me with a tinge of terror. In order to acclimate myself to the city I began [...]
By kainazamaria | Published: April 5, 2010
Sometimes you wonder if anyone out there cares, and then you get this nice surprise. Thanks Multimedia Muse for the kind words and the continued inspiration.
By kainazamaria | Published: March 6, 2010
New home. New friends. New sounds. New smells. New challenges. New highs. New lows. New insights. New Website. Never a dull moment.
By Kainaz Amaria | Published: January 3, 2010
A personal photo journal of images from Mumbai, India