indian woman with large nose ring

Bride's mother at her daughter's wedding in a village (India)

Like her daughter (the bride), she is wearing a large gold nose ring jewelry with a chain on the side.­

View more photos of this wedding.

indian wedding jewelry necklaces nose chain nose piercing nose ring nostril piercing tilak tilaka tola gunth woman
Dwarahat - Almora - Kausani Road, Chanoda, Uttarakhand 263639, India

Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­