About two years ago now, I traveled to India. I cherish my pictures from the trip and many adorn the walls of my house and those of my friends and family. Most of the pictures that I have chosen to showcase, however, have been of scenery. A friend asked me the other day if I had any pictures of the people of India. I decided to revisit my collection and I have chosen a few to share.
These kids were fascinated with the instant playback feature of digital cameras.
These ladies are performing a beautiful traditional song and dance. These songs were often sung while working in the rice fields. This tradition is unfortunately almost lost because conversation in the rice fields now centers around talk of popular soap operas. The woman in the middle leads this group to teach the younger women of the community the songs to keep the tradition alive.