The pain of others: After the 'victory'

'Every age has its own fascism' wrote legendary author and Holocaust survivor Primo Levi. The dark truths of our time, fulfill Levi's prophecy. The images of interned Tamils holding onto barbed wire fences of military run internment camps will haunt generations to come. Through his lens, photographer Mahamuni Subramaniam  reflects the fragility of human existence, shrouded in despair,  in the face of war and extreme brutality. (Click image below to view photo essay)

© Photos by Mahamuni Subramaniam |



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