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A young Tibetan Buddhist monk sillies around during his free time at Pal Ewam Namgyal Monastic School in Pokhara, Nepal.
©2012 Valerie Rosen; All rights reserved.

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FEATURED in “Creative Portraits of Children” April 2012
FEATURED in “All Children Big & Small” April 2012
FEATURED in “All Street Portraiture” April 2012
FEATURED in “Live, Love, Dream” April 2012
Nominated for Portraiture Award in SoJie 17 Exhibition – July 2012
FEATURED in “True Colors of Asia” March 2013

Valerie Rosen is a social documentary photographer, best recognized for her evocative portraiture from the streets of India and Nepal. She and her camera gear are currently based in her native Montreal, Canada, working as a freelance portrait and events photographer and private photography coach. Please send a bubblemail for inquiries. Thanks for visiting!

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  • Mark Williams
    Mark Williamsalmost 3 years ago

    Wonderful capture Valerie : )

  • LudaNayvelt
    LudaNayveltalmost 3 years ago

    way too good

  • Farfarm
    Farfarmalmost 3 years ago

    Yeaaahhh….color in color….fine shot Val !!

  • Marjolein Katsma
    Marjolein Katsmaalmost 3 years ago

    Haha! So monk-like! Not. But kids will be kids even if they are monks (often a passport to a good education that otherwise would be unattainable). You caught him nicely there. :)

  • Fiery-Fire
    Fiery-Firealmost 3 years ago

    Love this one Val the kids spirit shines thru :))) what a great character ;)

  • Ethna Gillespie
    Ethna Gillespiealmost 3 years ago

    Great shot. He’s such a lovely little guy.

  • moyo
    moyoalmost 3 years ago

    lol. a bit of zen paradox.
    when you meet the buddha, take a pic of him fooling around…

  • montserrat
    montserratalmost 3 years ago

    Looks like a little live-wire! Happy too. :)

  • EveW
    EveWalmost 3 years ago

    What a cheeky Monk ….ee. Great shot Val

  • berndt2
    berndt2almost 3 years ago

    love it! very cool shot

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