woman with large nose ring piercing jewelry (india)

Indian bride at her wedding in a village (India)

She is wearing a large gold nose ring jewelry with a chain to the back, and gold earrings

View more photos of this wedding.

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Dwarahat - Almora - Kausani Road, Chanoda, Uttarakhand 263639, India

Photos of various types of body piercing (ear, nose, lip, eyebrow, tongue, belly button, nipple etc).­

I took most of these photos in San Francisco.­

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.­