Archive for January, 2019

Karmayogi Narayana Reddy

January 14, 2019
Mahesh Bhat

If there was one person who defied the trappings of Really Existing Capitalism, yet made profits from farming, lead an exemplary life and inspired countless people, it was Narayana Reddy. I have been fortunate to have known him well. He…

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Wealth Gap #1

January 13, 2019
Mahesh Bhat

In 2014, According to the World inequality report (downloadable here) the share of national income accruing to India’s top 1% of earners was 22%, while the share of the top 10% was around 56%. A report published by Oxfam in 2018…

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Right Livelihood

January 9, 2019
Mahesh Bhat

Few days ago I stopped by at a fruit cart the on my way home. As I parked my car by the sidewalk I noticed a man begging. He was sitting on the pavement, obviously in some kind of distress….

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Last days of REX

January 1, 2019
Mahesh Bhat

On 30th of December, 2018, I spent an afternoon photographing at Rex theatre on Brigade Road. I had seen many movies there. I had missed photographing Plaza theatre before it shut down few years ago. Theatre was full of nostalgia…

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