12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Culture and the Arts
Crafting a Sitar
The sitar is more than just an instrument - it really is a piece of art. Hidden behind an unassuming and inconspicuous storefront, a seated luthier marks locations for chikari kunti (tuning pegs) on his next creation.
|Photo Location:||Varanasi, India|
|Copyright:||© Nick DeBarmore|