kid - pierced nostril (india)

This little boy was performer in an itinerant family circus, who were performing their acts in a train.­

Photo taken in a train between Delhi and Lucknow.­

boy cheeks child circus performer face paint hat itinerant circus kid knit cap makeup nose piercing nostril piercing shiny eyes tilak tilaka

Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­