Here are some of the paintings of this exchange.
People bring places to life.
A woman sells items for puja outside Pasupatinath Temple, Kathmandu.
A little girl at the carnival in Patras.
A Konda Reddy woman in her hut in the Khammam forests.
Many of the picture-pretty places in India are pilgrimage centres.
Morning dawns in Benares, as photographed by my husband.
Trees can have so many place-related associations that most vacationeers have at least a couple of snaps of the leafy denizens that they came across on their travels.
Trees in the Himalayas, photographed by my son when he went on a trek.
Toddy palms in the South of India. Ah, what can I say about toddy... a little sweet, a little white, a little, just a very little, fermented... the blessings of a bountiful Earth.