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Binda is a widow living in a house near the burning Ghats in Varanasi. She waits there to die. I met her while going to visit Baidehi a widow from Bihar who, they told me died in June 2009.


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  • Ellen Cotton
    Ellen Cottonover 4 years ago

    Such an intriguing and disturbing image. Why is she waiting to die? The feeling of loneliness is intense here.

  • Charuhas  Images
    Charuhas Imagesover 4 years ago

    Stunning capture!

  • Barbara  Brown
    Barbara Brownover 4 years ago

    A very emotional capture! Great work!

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