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Sheep herders are on the road as we drive into the desert.
 
 
Sheep herders on the road into the desert.Sheep herders on the road into the desert.Sheep herders on the road into the desert.
 
     
 
Village cattle stand in the morning sun.
 
 
Village cattleVillage cattleVillage cattle
 
         
 

 
 

Ladies of the Thar Desert

Woman in yellow.Woman in yellow.

 
Woman in gold.Woman in gold.
 
 
Lovely village ladies.
     
   
Woman making lunch.
 
       
 
Wonderful lady in pink.Wonderful lady in pink.Wonderful lady in pink. Margie sees her
     
    Old lady in pink with glasses!.Old lady in pink with glasses!.  
     
...and with her glasses, she sees Margie!
 
         
 
Woman in brown and red.Woman in brown and red.Woman in brown and red.
 
 
Woman in brown and red.
 
 
 
 

 
         
 
Tripti Singh is becoming a photographer.Tripti Singh is becoming a photographer.Tripti Singh is becoming a photographer.
 
 
Tripti Singh is becoming a photographer.
 
 

 
 
 
         
 
Village man seated under a tree.Village man seated under a tree.
 
 
       
   
Gentlemen of the Thar Desert
 
   

 

 

Village man.

 
 
     
 
Village man.Village man.Village man.
 
         
 

 
 
Children of the Thar Desert
 
 
 
 
Village kids sitting around a tree.Village kids sitting around a tree.Village kids sitting around a tree.
 
 
All the kids under a village tree.
 
         
 
The children follow Margie to see inside the camera.The children follow Margie to see inside the camera.The children follow Margie to see inside the camera.
 
 
The children follow Margie. They want to see themselves inside the camera.
 
         
 
Kids waving goodbye as we depart.Kids waving goodbye as we depart.Kids waving goodbye as we depart.
 
 
Kids waving goodbye as we depart.
 
     
 

 
      Temple front entrance.  
 
Religious aspects of the Thar Desert.
   
       
 
Desert altar.Sindhur offerings on a desert altar.
   
     
     
     
Temple entrance.
 
 
A religious man makes a pilgramage past a ritual fire in front of a local temple.A religious man on a pilgrimage passes a ritual fire toward the local temple.A religious man on a pilgrimage passes a ritual fire toward the local temple.
 
 
As the sun sets, a religious man on a pilgrimage crawls
passed a ritual fire toward the temple.
 
 
 
Temple altar fire.Temple altar fire.Temple altar fire.
 
 
Inside the temple, an altar fire of ghee (butter)
has been burning for hundreds of years.
 
         
 
         
 

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