Thursday, July 20, 2017

Exhibition in Vietnam shows Indian photographer’s works

A photo taken by photographer Shri Benoy K.Behl.
HANOI---The exhibition, titled Buddhist Sites/Heritage, will showcase photos of heritage places and sites from the world of Buddhism. The photos will transport viewers through a journey of the vast land of India and the Asian continent, following the Buddha’s footsteps, from his birthplace to the place where he gave his First Sermon and achieved Enlightenment. Photographer Behl is a filmmaker and art historian. He has taken over 35,000 photographs of Asian monuments and art heritage sites, and made a hundred documentaries on art history. His exhibitions have been warmly received in 28 countries. He is known for his extremely sensitive photography of Buddhist art, providing a deep insight into the gentle and compassionate message of this philosophy. [More]