Two of the village women (sisters) prepare dinner for their families.
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A woman prepares the childrens' mid-day meal at the public school.
A vendor of tobacco & candy, village of Lalsot, Rajasthan.
Chai wallah in Shahpura, Rajasthan.
A well-dressed couple visiting with a professional photographer - perhaps for an engagement announcement?
Cobra snake charmers, Jaipur.
From Street scenes
An elderly man rests at Sarnath, Varanasi.
We ride a camel cart back from the village.
From Rajasthani villages
The Dartmouth group visits a local village.
Villagers watch the dance presentation.
A village woman and child watch the dance demonstration.
A boy demonstrates a traditional wedding dance.
Men of the village watch the dance presentation.
Men play music for the dance presentation.
A villager awaits the dance presentation.
Pam gets a henna design applied to her hands.
Mother-teacher meeting at the public school.
Weekly menu of the mid-day meal at the public school.
Buddhist monks visit Dhamekh Stupa.
From Varanasi other sights
A family takes a selfie at the Sikh temple in Delhi.
From Delhi sights
Hundreds of people await entrance to the hall where they will receive a free meal - Sikh temple, Delhi.
Two men seek coins while a third scrubs algae from the pool at Jama Masjid, Delhi.
A man seeks coins while a girl fishes in the pool at Jama Masjid, Delhi.
An elderly man at Jama Masjid, Delhi.
A family sits for a photo, Jama Masjid, Delhi.
A man reads the Quran, Jama Masjid, Delhi.
Our tour guide, Rashid, at Jama Masjid, Delhi.
During the Aarthi ceremony in Varanasi, a chai wallah walks from boat to boat selling chai - with an ingeneous bucket of embers strapped to the bottom of his teapot.
From Varanasi ghat
A boy helps to row our boat down the Ganges.
The Dartmouth group poses with a newlywed couple on the ghats at Varanasi. L to R: Dave, Sue, Eileen, Pam, Bob, Sam, groom, Stephanie, bride, David, Kip, Mary, Renata, Val, Reena.
Newlywed bride and groom visit the ghat in Varanasi.
Two girls ask Pam to pose for a photo.
A pilgrim visits for a ritual bath in the Ganges river, Varanasi.
A woman and a man get their heads shaved, as a sign of sacrifice, along the ghat in Varanasi.
Laundry dries at the Dhobi ghat in Varanasi.
Laundry workers (dhobis) at the Dhobi ghat in Varanasi.
A man meditates at sunrise along the Varanasi ghat.
A man rows his boat along the Ganges River at sunrise.
A family cremates a relative at the cremation ghat in Varanasi.
A Brahman priest prepares a sunrise ceremony on the ghat in Varanasi.
Silk weavers demonstrate their craft in Varanasi; notice the Jaquard-style cards.