“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” – Mahatma Gandhi
What is a hero? Is it a person with superpowers who fights evil or an honorable police officer whose every action is directed by the law? Let’s meet these unknown 4 A.M. heroes to know the real meaning of a hero.
4 A.M. heroes photo series is started by Nilay Singh, a college student who decided to make a documentary of these heroes on Instagram.
“I started it with the hope that anyone who sees my photos salutes these heroes next time they see them,” said Singh.
“We wake up every morning and find the newspaper at our doorstep kept precisely next to the packet of milk. But, we’re too busy in our lives to acknowledge the back story as to how it happened.”