A photo series by Sebastian Cortes explores the glorious past and rich legacy of the Bohra Muslims of Sidhpur Look too closely at Sebastian Cortes' streetscapes depicting houses in turquoise, fuchsia pink and pistachio green and you begin to wonder if some unreported geological calamity resulted in the continent of Europe crashing into western India centuries ago. How else do you explain the Venetian styled-palazzos depicted in the photos, which line not canals, but the streets of Sidhpur in ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago
Dakshinachitra brings to us the marvel of Sidhpur, one of Gujarat's most historic towns in an exhibition titled 'Sidhpur-Architecture with Frontiers'. Said to date back to pre-historic times, Sidhpur is characterised by the architectural amalgamation of ...India Today, 1 month ago
Sidhpur used to be the centre of commerce but with the passage of time not much is left of its glorious past We time travel through American lensman Sebastian Cortss visual exploration of the small town in GujaratHindustan Times, 2 months ago
CHRONICLES of carnage rarely differ; their time, date, season mere variables. But with each, we are more permanently damaged. There are survivors, tales of lives extinguished and debris of the living. On repeat. Nevertheless, we are the story ...DAWN Group, 8 hours ago
03:11 am Ujjain : Aamil of the local Dawoodi Bohra community Mohsin Hasanni was given warm farewell in a sober ceremony which was organised here. Mulla Hatimali Hararwala informed that the Aamil has been transferred to Sidhpur, Gujarat; so the ...The Freepress Journal, 1 month ago
it was the package more than the Psyllium husk that attracted me to Sat-Isabgol, an Indian stomach remedy, not unlike the American vegetable laxative Sennacot. The Sidhpur Factory image with the vintage telephone in a cameo drew me to the product on ...Print, 1 month ago
American photographer, Sebastian Cortés’ latest work is study of a lesser known Bohra Islamic community. Through his photographs the lensman asks his viewers to look inside the domestic spaces. “The world is filled with places like this where history has ...Asian Age, 1 month ago A peek into the lives of Bohra community Deccan Herald, 2 months ago
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