Many physicists today postulate the existence of multiple universes, even when sober. We used to live in a world of infinite possibilities. Now we live in an infinite number of worlds. India shines. Democracy thrives. The economy booms. A hundred flyovers bloom. This is not that India. If you see your picture here one day, don’t worry. That’s not you.
These extremely large hats are worn by Assamese farmers in order to prevent other people from getting too close. The man in the background is trying to pretend that he’s not Assamese by wearing a Gandhi cap, about which more later.