Annapurna Mellor is a travel photographer and writer based in Manchester, UK. She has traveled to over 60 countries around the globe, although focuses much of her personal work on India, the place she feels most at home. Her work can be found in National Geographic Traveller Magazine, Lonely Planet Books, The Guardian, and many more.
Annapurna Mellor travels to Kumartuli district Calcutta, a place where they make gods from scratch. From straw to the finished product, this journey takes us to the genesis of India’s spiritual sculptures.