Infinity Magazine, India and Silk-Making
Here’s the story behind the story:
This cover photo was taken this spring when I attended the arts and culture festival, Rongali Bihu, in the remote, northeastern state of Assam, India. I am pictured with a lovely Assamese woman who wanted to have her photo taken with me, because here, in Assam, it is still a novelty to see foreigners. I want to point out that her gorgeous, traditional sari is made from Assamese silk. In fact, we are standing in a exhibition of silk-making.
This is how silk is made:
Cover Photo credit: thank you to my guide, Dipankar Borkakati.