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Student Photo Gallery: India

With a population of over 1 billion people, India is the second most populous country in the world, with a diversity of cultures and richness in history that makes it a one of the most transformative ports amongst Semester at Sea students.  This is a collection of photos taken by the shipboard community during our six days in this amazing country.

Sunset in the Old City of Fort Cochin with the city’s iconic Chinese fishing nets in the background. ¬†Photo by Danny Askew, Unreasonable Media.
Hindu faithful gather on the shores of the Holy River Ganges in Varanasi.  Photo by Andi Morris, University of Wisconsin РMadison.
Candles are lit and set afloat on the Ganges River in Varanasi in the morning.  Photo by Sarah Fried, University of Pittsburgh.
Photo by Kirkwood MacDonald, University of Colorado – Boulder.
Two Red Forts. (Left)  Semester at Sea students line up at the Red Fort in Jaipur.  Photo by Bret Steiman, University of New Hampshire..  Right: Courtyard at the Red Fort in Old Delhi.  Photo by Cassie Carte, Sonoma State University.
Students take a moment to appreciate the beauty of the Taj Mahal from across the Yamuna River.  Photo by Casey Steidle, College of Charleston.
The Taj Mahal as seen on the reflecting pool in this upside-down picture.  Photo by Gabriella Lutjen, Marist College.
Girl on the side of the road near the Water Palace in Jaipur.  Anna Stone. West Virginia University.
Elementary school kids in Jaipur are fascinated by the camera.  Photo by Jordan Loewe, University of Alaska.
Monika Nagy and daughter Elise take in the sights and sounds of Fort Cochin from an auto-rickshaw.  Photo by Rico Andrade
Three men hanging out by a bus stop in Goa start laughing and posing for the camera.  Photo by Araminta Pardoe, Syracuse University.
Photo by Katie Carey, Santa Barbara City College.
In the back allies of Varanasi there are many tea emporiums hidden in the old buildings. The Vishnu Tea Emporium is one of many tea shops catering to the early morning needs of the people visiting the Ganges.  Photo by Mackenzie Enich, University of Montana.
Photo by Kirkwood MacDonald, University of Colorado РBoulder.
Children in Munmar. ¬†Photo by Katie O’Brien,¬†Quinnipiac University.
Man walks along the Allepey Backwaters in the Kerala Province. Photo by Sarah Cady, University of San Diego.

Be sure to check out more photos from the students of the Spring 2013 voyage:

Student Photo Gallery: Burma
Student Photo Gallery: Singapore

Student Photo Gallery: Vietnam & Cambodia
Student Photo Gallery: China
Student Photo Gallery: Japan

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