God is different things to different people , one may say God is the creation of mans mind , another might say if there was no God man would have invented him.
Beyond the world of religiosity lies the universal God of Peace Hope and Humanity., and this is the God of the Artist, the artist has his God embedded in his Art.
And if you really really want to see God , look into the panoramic soul of a childs eyes , and you will see God and in case you dont see him than God when he made you forgot to gift you with the inner sight required too see the spectral light in the soul of darkness.
Marziya is two and a half year old child , gifted with a fine tuned perception, she comes here to the Ganesha workshop by invitation , the Artists here bond with her and they give her the privilege of coloring hope on the outer layer the Lords divinity.
Marziya is left handed so she moves from artist to artist a…
staring at the dead soul of humanity on the edge of a pit seeking hope on a path unlit once they were happy like you by bad karma they got hit doomed destiny as they sit these are people who die every day bit by bit each one has a different story painful played out as a skit thrown out by their children in their old age writing their own obit fate cheated them brilliantly to wit no man is born a beggar society makes him a beggar at the face of it i see with my camera what you dont want to see with your eyes is that it as a photographer i too die bit by bit with every shot i take my soul gets hit a thought my own doomed deprivation my own misery with my own hand my throat slits i am not a poet just a juggler of words frustratingly over dressed in a crazy outfit what god gives me as food for thought over the internet to you through the internet i crazily tr…
This is Humanity in a Plastic Body Bag, originally uploaded by firoze shakir photographerno1. these are pictures of life as is where is the presswala the magazinewala will never shoot why? because pictures of salman khan bipasaha basu john abraham is what sells they loot or pictures of deepika padukone siddhartha mallya ranbir kapoor so shooting the living dead in a plastic bag is my labors fruit taking me back to my roots my past my present my future my childrens children s off shoots the poor trampled unde a lesser gods boots
This is the Muslim World of Pain, originally uploaded by firoze shakir photographerno1. demoralizing my humanity his spastic spasmodic pain a moment in timelessness only the godly on the streets can attain a windowless door less world of Muslim pain crushing the roots of my heart the wrenching the branches of my brain
The Beggars Bowl Gets Wet In The Rains, originally uploaded by firoze shakir photographerno1. and it rains and it rains and it rains hidden beneath the soul of an umbrella held captive to a fucked fate of a beggar in chains like this from one generation to the next he will remain perched as a flesh eating maggot living in the drain in a Muslim world of pain
The Silhouette of the Hijab, originally uploaded by firoze shakir photographerno1. alignment of our spirituality with our morality at ease the soul of Islam nothing else to please womanhood the fountainhead of our future brotherhood and peace embedded in the soul of my poetry images such as these
The Muslim World of Pain, originally uploaded by firoze shakir photographerno1. humanity bound to a chain when it shines it rains hope searching for solace in the valley mountains poetic plains hearts numb bombarded brains standing on one leg the wisdom of the crane
on the soul of humanity regardless of pride beggarly emotions beggarly woes misery and despair they would not hide a karmic fate of uncertainty thy would abide they were born minutes before all hope died the rich mans god not by their side all men are born equal someone had lied
i shoot human beings poor devastated human beings legless armless formless human beings eyeless faceless human beings now you call them beggars for convenience sake lifeless homeless human beings hopeless groundless human beings living dead bed less cot less human beings made in the image of god godless image less human beings