A Laugh in the Village
August 11, 2011 • Photography & Travel
I took this photo on a walk one morning through the village of Khejarla which is located about 90 minutes outside of Jodhpur. I saw this young girl sitting with her family outside their home, all of them curious of this stranger in the village. When I stopped to say “namaste” they burst out laughing and I took this opportune moment to capture a beautiful laugh…something you see often in a walk through a village in India.
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