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Crushing spice

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: Helen : (who is currently photographing in, Australia) on 11 April 2015 in Lifestyle & Culture.

Tharu People

The Tharu people live in villages near the forests of Chitwan in the South of Nepal.

They hunted and cultivated seasonal crops, and to this day still crop and hunt small animals. They build huts from natural local materials. They value family and are very proud of their children.

The Tharu people are a curiosity in today's world as they are resistant to Malaria.

Canon EOS 5D Mark III 1/100 second F/4.0 ISO 400 89 mm

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Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

well documented*

11 Apr 2015 7:48am

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un portrait de famille touchant, avec le regard triste de cet enfant

11 Apr 2015 8:27am

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very nice shot!
such beautiful angle, composition, focus, colors & textures!
A M A Z I N G !!!

11 Apr 2015 9:35am

Devi from Chennai, India

That's used to be a very familiar scene in households, till the electric blenders replaced them > i still have this and use this to crush spices..as they release a very authentic flavour :)
Wonderful image...moment..that kid looks so sweet!

11 Apr 2015 10:18am

Josep from Barcelona, Spain

Amazing social portrait.

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