Vidhyaa Chandramohan

Photojournalist + Visual Storyteller
       
Qasr Al Hosn UAE - 2024
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Nationality: Indian
Biography: Vidhyaa is a photojournalist and National Geographic Explorer based in Abu Dhabi. She focuses her documentary work in the UAE on gender, cultural, social, and environmental challenges and issues.  As a visual storyteller, she aspires to tell... MORE
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Qasr Al Hosn UAE - 2024
Copyright Vidhyaa Chandramohan 2024
Updated Jan 2024
Summary
The Al Hosn Festival is an annual historic celebration in Abu Dhabi, UAE, where the vibrant event recreates a traditional village. This immersive experience pays homage to various elements of Emirati heritage, encompassing everything from the rituals of welcoming a newborn to the art of crafting traditional dishes like harees
The Qasr Al Hosn Festival presents a compelling visual story, encapsulating the dynamic essence of Abu Dhabi’s culture. Hosted yearly at Al Hosn, housing the historic Qasr Al Hosn, it serves as a lively platform to document Emirati community traditions. This includes the enchantment of hospitality and gastronomic experiences, along with the captivating visuals of attire, customs, performances, and crafts, creating a vibrant narrative reflecting the cultural tapestry of the region.
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