“I was born and brought up in Darjeeling, but life out here has always fascinated me. There’s something so unique about the place – the people, the marvelous and majestic mountains, the moody weather, and then the heritage of the toy train. The toy train ride of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railways (DHR) has always remained a marvelous and delightful experience and was listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1999. The highest point of DHR and the highest railway station India – the Ghoom station is at an altitude of 2285 metres. Its shortest tour starts from the Ghoom station. Locals and tourists alike, witness the brightest rides of this famous toy train under the winter sun, when it’s at its prime – as it gracefully cascades across the town. . I love taking pictures wherever I go, and of things that catch my fancy; Darjeeling especially serves planets of inspirations for this passion of mine. I love how hustle and tranquility co-exist beautifully in this town. This particular day, I was enjoying …
“I got this shot taken in the beautiful district of Manipur – Ukhrul. That’s Chui playing around with his pet civet cat, sharing a lighthearted moment. This picture is from a photo series I’ve been doing called Some Growing Up to Do.” ~ Jim Kasom, Photographer
“Grandpa is playing the dog and I’m playing the cat! I love cats! cats cats!!!!” **Gives a big smile, and kisses Grandpa**
Say hi to our adorable little (about to be) 3 year old boy, who wants to take a picture with every flower pot his mother owns 😀 “Mummy flower photo” every single time. Who finds this cute?!!
“Why are your plants so different from the ones we have in my house? Can you take a picture with my favourite one ?”