NEW DELHi: Well there you are, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi missed his calling as a natural model. A photographer’s delight.

PM Modi visited Xian’s Terracotta Warriors Museum where he spent an hour. The photographs capture him in careful pose, as he admires a warrior, seems to be talking to another, tapping a third on the shoulder, and posing as the sole live figure amidst the dead pan Chinese works of art.

Below are a few photographs of the visit that left PM Modi “greatly impressed”, with posts on Facebook and Twitter torn between conflicting emotions:

PM Narendra Modi visits Terracotta Warriors Museum in Xi'an