Faces of India – 290
Faces of India
a series through which I intend to portray the various characters of my country whom I met during my travels. I bring back memories of places I visit and things I see and also the souvenirs. So why not the conversations and memories of people I meet! I started this series in March 2011. See more here…
She belongs to Bhil Tribe, an adivasi tribe of north west India. They are a minority group of landless laborers. Bhil or Bheel tribe is one of the largest tribe of India. Suryagarh Resort took us on Silk route trail, through the villages of Jaisalmer.
Enroute we stumbled on this village. Seeing us this lady walked towards us. Language was a huge barrier so we couldn’t converse anything at all. It was clear she expected money for clicking her. After we gave her money she encouraged us to click more. I liked the dignity with which she said that. She definitely earned her money well. Who said models have to be fashionable always?