A devotee of Vitthal
Watching over me – 10.5″ x 15″ © Shilpa Bhadsavle.

The idol was in front of him actually. But when it comes to the devotion, can the devotee and the object of devotion be separate? I had to break the rules of drawing a Perspective and change the angle of the idol to depict this fact. This man is a regular visitor at the temple I was at. He was totally present in the moment and I could sense many years of devotional life he may have led.

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