Sagarneel Biswas

In Conversation: Sagarneel Biswas

Bangalore based photographer Sagarneel Biswas whose ‘School for Nomads’ photo essay was recently published on Aksgar talks about the project in more detail and also how he got into photography and what his inspirations are.

School for Nomads

In the remote Himalayan region of Changthang in Ladakh, many nomadic parents, wiser after a lifetime of harsh life in sub-zero temperatures, face the dilemma of leaving their children behind in the new residential primary school or taking them along in their seasonal trek across the hills with their livestock.