A Taste of India – Flowers


Flowers are extraordinarily inexpensive in India and available everywhere.  They are used lavishly in celebrations and altars of personal worship. I miss the adventure of visiting Indian flower markets with all their beauty and abundance…

3-7-2007 Flower Market (1)
Flower Market – March 2007, All Rights Reserved

 

And the sweet people who make their living selling them….

3-7-2007 Flower Market (25)
Flower Market – March 2007, All Rights Reserved

“India is not, as people keep calling it, an underdeveloped country, but rather, in the context of its history and cultural heritage, a highly developed one in an advanced state of decay.” ― Shashi Tharoor