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In Hinduism, sadhu, or shadhu is a common term for a mystic, an ascetic, practitioner of yoga (yogi) and/or wandering monks. The sadhu is solely dedicated to achieving the fourth and final Hindu goal of life, moksha (liberation), through meditation and contemplation of Brahman. Sadhus often wear ochre-colored clothing, symbolizing renunciation.

A short Sadhu Portrait series taken in Kathmandu, Nepal. Photo #1

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M.A.M08, manfrommanila, and 22 other people added this photo to their favorites.

  1. M.A.M08 52 months ago | reply

    great frame.

  2. idolart.es 52 months ago | reply

    Awesome, mate!

  3. manfrommanila 52 months ago | reply

    really nice portrait!

  4. ~~~dejan1962~~~ [deleted] 52 months ago | reply

    Attractive portrait
    >>>seen on
    1-2-3 group

  5. m. t. sullivan 52 months ago | reply

    brilliant! excellent composition!!!

  6. framelessworld 52 months ago | reply

    GREAT Portrait... like it much

    >>>seen on
    1-2-3 group

  7. lille abe 52 months ago | reply

    expressive!
    amazing contrast again!

  8. Jordan Green 52 months ago | reply

    definately man, possibly my faveourite shot you have ever taken! so much emotion in it!

  9. "Elox" 52 months ago | reply

    Beautiful portrait, very well executed.

  10. vetlife2005 52 months ago | reply

    I'm stunned by his expression
    very nice portrait
    (3:1 Group)

  11. Hs7th 52 months ago | reply

    awesome great portrait!!

  12. zhee 52 months ago | reply

    very fine b&w -- just sharp and contrasty enough without going too far. He has a very interesting face, and you've done him justice.

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