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The tales and trials of being India’s first tattoo collector

The concept of modern tattooing is still very new to India. No, don't be mistaken. Traditionally, our history of tattooing goes to back to...

‘People have rock stars for tattoo inspiration, I have my father’:...

Snehal Sakpal never had a doubt that he wanted a tattoo; after all, his father was his rock star who had gotten inked when...

Tattoo Master, Filip Leu has an old friend in India. Ever...

The legend of Filip Leu transcends borders and continents in the world of tattooing. And here in India, people from the tattooing scene hold...

Sameer Patange: Mumbai’s Original Tattoo Gangsta

When an artist is as old as the industry, you expect him/her to have the aura of an emperor who feel they stand beyond...

Anil Gupta: I am amazed by the work that is coming...

When you started off tattooing in India, it was barely a known subject. So, how difficult was it for you at that time? They say...

From 1943 to 2016: The Silent Growth of Indian Tattooing

The roots of Indian tattooing are spread all over the country, in many traditional and ritualistic tattooing forms. From Nagaland to Gujarat, from Kashmir...