Photographers Archives: Balarka Brahma

BalarkaBrahmaBalarka Brahma ( is an independent documentary photographer from Kolkata, India. He has been doing photography since 2010. Initially he started experiment everything, but after attending a workshop on Documentary Photography in 2012 he permanently shifted to documentary photography and photojournalism. Since then he has concentrated rigorously on social and thematic stories. His works have been published in different national and international magazines.

Kolkata, India - April 2015. Sonagachi is one of the largest brothel colonies in Asia and it houses more than 20,000 sex workers. Sonagachi is situated at the northern fringe of Kolkata, West Bengal.

The forward pass

There is only one sport which perhaps explains everything and that is the one thing which level up various uneven things in this world. Certainly the name of


Barrackpur, India - August, 2013. A little boy is waiting for friday prayer at a local mosque.

Balarka Brahma | Other sides of the convention

Muslims constitutes 13.4% of total population in India, the highest minority in this country. The number is hugely sizable.


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