I lived in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India for 4 weeks during March/April 2018 to complete a global health elective at an HIV clinic in my last course of medical school.
...Say that 3 times fast! This is the neighborhood I lived in during my time in Chennai.
A crow and the sunset, as seen from the rooftop of my 3-story apartment building
Improvised barbed wire-- pieces of glass stuck on top of a wall
This is a taxi in Chennai--an automated 'Tuk Tuk'
Indian women wear these strings of flowers in their hair for decoration
During one weekend, I took a trip to the neighboring province of Kerala. There, I stayed at a mini-Ashram in Varkala, a town located on the Arabian Sea on the southwest coast of India, and learned shivananda-style yoga.