Ahmer Khan

Freelance Documentary Photographer

A Freelance Documentary Photographer based out of Kashmir. Stories for AlJazeera, BBC, VICE News, Anadolu Agency, Getty Images, The Christian Science Monitor, Foreign Policy, The Diplomat & more. Previously, Communications/Photographer World Health Organisation. For assignments, please contact at amkiz08@gmail.com
Pictures: A Glimpse Into The Spiritual Journey Of Mahakumbh

Pictures: A Glimpse Into The Spiritual Journey Of Mahakumbh 2015

Kumbh Mela is generally acknowledged to be the most sacred of all the Hindu festivals. It is a Hindu pilgrimage of faith, in which millions of Hindus, including Nanga Sadhus, or naked Hindu holy men, gather to bathe in a sacred river to cleanse themselves of all sins.
17/09/2015 8:07 AM IST
Celebrating The Sundarbans Mangrove Festival,

Celebrating The Sundarbans Mangrove Festival, 2015

The Sundarbans Mangrove Festival was held at Bali island, West Bengal, on 23 January. The aim of the festival - jointly organised by the Sundarbans Tiger Reserve, West Bengal Police and the Wildlife Protection Society of India - was to create awareness and educate the public about the importance of mangrove forests and their sustainability.
18/02/2015 8:31 AM IST
Snapshots From The Jammu and Kashmir

Snapshots From The Jammu and Kashmir Elections

Millions of people will cast their votes in the five phase assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, even as most pro-independence groups have asked people to boycott the polls starting on November 25 and ending on December 20.
18/12/2014 7:41 AM IST