India, people, Photography, Travel

Night market – Sivasagar

I love a market, and not just for the shopping opportunities! They give you an opportunity for some great photos. So I was very excited to stumble across a night market in Sivasagar.

Sivasagar is a small town located in central Assam, In the 1700’s it was the capital of Assam in the Ahom era. Full of old temples (photos to follow later) it is a great place to explore.

The market was packed full of food stalls selling, fresh vegetables, spices, fish and meat. The stall holders, eager to volunteer their friends for photographs, kept saying ‘taak tul taak tul’ or ‘take him take him’!

This man wasn’t actually swearing at me, his friends told him to make a peace sign and this is what he did…

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