Modern communication technology has not bypassed rural India. A woman in colorful, traditional attire talks on a hidden phone while her companion, similarly dressed, waits balancing a load on her head.
A welcoming, colorful, architecturally pleasing entrance to Darbargadh Poshina
Not only are the garments at Shilparamam, Hyderabad colorful, but also ceramic cups are quite vibrant
Colorful paintings and artwork at Shilparamam, Hyderabad
Beautiful, colorful garments for sale at Shilparamam, Hyderabad
Clay formations of a sentry on a horse and two women in colorful clothes greet visitors to Shiparamam – an arts and crafts village in Hyderabad
A street vendor sits in front of a colorful cart to sell fresh vegetables at a street market in India
Colorful handicrafts for sale at a local fair in India
Colorful, tubular rice snacks (ready to be fried at home) for sale at a local market in Vadodara, India
Colorful flowers enhance the beauty of an archway of a palace in India
Even deities in India wear colorful clothes or display bright shades of color.
Ganesh also known as Ganapati, Vinayaka, or by numerous other names, is one of the best-known and most worshiped deities in the Hindu pantheon. Ganesh is all about protection and power so much of his symbolism is related to safeguarding us from life’s physical and subtle obstacles.
Here is a depiction of a colorful Ganesh in a garden. A bright pot and flowers add other colors to the setting.
Each state in India has different clothing styles conforming to its culture. The common element is that people wear colorful clothes in not only everyday life, but especially for festivals.
A couple of girls from Gujarat are dressed colorfully for a folk dance performance. Flowers in the background complement their color scheme!
A colorful cafe on the banks of River Thames in Windsor, England
A colorful cafe with outdoor sitting in the main street of Hawkshead, England
Colorful doors accentuate light colored buildings in the beach resort town of Exmouth, England
A colorful beach shop on the seaside town of Exmouth, England
Within a short walk from the town center, Dawlish Town Beach is ideal to escape the hustle and bustle of the town. The beach is sandy and is backed by stunning cliffs and colorful homes.
Tourists with colorful umbrellas and rain gear brighten the scene around Cotswold cottages in England
A colorful entrance, lighted by the sun and framed by greenery at a home in Chipping Campden, England