child sitting on a bed frame in a field

Child sitting on a bed frame, in a trash littered field along the train tracks.­

The environment is littered with tash, especially along train tracks.­

Photo taken from the window of a train between Delhi and Lucknow.­

bed child cloth drying environment garbage kid pollution rubbish sink hole sitting toddler trash

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.­