My work on the goddess images of Kathmandu Valley. Clockwise: Chamunda’s feet and Chinnamasta (Hindu Goddesses of Supreme Knowledge or the Mahavidyas. Doma Tara. Tara in Hindu goddess tradition is one of the Mahavidyas.
I am Renuka Khatiwada!
I have just completed M. A. in English for IACER, Pokhara University. I am a videographer working for SAFAR documentary project “Four Gray Walls and Four Gray Towers,” a film on Kathmandu Valley. I have a collection of pictures which I have been taking for the last six months. The theme is “Women in the City Spaces.”
Women in the city spaces function in multiple ways: they are the powerful actors moving from schools to markets, sweeping streets to walking gracefully. They also are the gazed, and at times ‘write’ back with their unyielding looks. The looks are wonderful to conceive. I have difficulties to freeze those moments but I do because I know those beautiful eyes of immense confidence! I have inherited those confident eyes!