In this essay, I want to concentrate on streets and alleys that tourists might overlook.
Ladies of Nepal? This must be where they buy their underwear.
Wikipedia, the symbol was widely used in Indian religions, specifically in Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism, as a tantric symbol to evoke 'shakti' or the sacred symbol of good luck.
(All photographs taken with a Panasonic G1 micro four-thirds digital camera with 9-18 mm Olympus or 14-45 mm Lumix lenses, 22 October 2011.)