Three sisters feed the seagulls in Mumbai
A boy sits inside his family car in Udaipur
A man prays on Manikarnika Ghat in Varanasi
An elderly gentleman walks back from lunch in Calcutta
A family in Marine Drive, Mumbai
The empowerment of Dalit girls is a responsibility set out by Nari Gunjan, a female empowerment NGO based in Bihar. Outdoor karate classes are not only compulsory at Nari Gunjan's Prerana Hostel in Danapur but they are also opening doors. The young girl pictured has won state karate championships.
A sweeper sleeps beside a waste compacting site in Kalighat, Calcutta
Students of Nari Gunjan (a female empowerment NGO based in Bihar) walk to lessons. The rate of illiteracy amongst Musahar women is less than 1%. Providing the young girls with an education not only empowers them but unites them in a common desire for change.
A woman working at a paper recycling plant in Kolkata
An Asian Elephant stands chained to a temple on the banks of the Ganges in Varanasi.
Women chant in the Ganges at dawn during Maha Shivratri Festival in Varanasi.
Steel workers in Mumbai
School children in Darjeeling
Over a hundred elephants march up and down Amer Fort in Jaipur everyday carrying tourists who remain in the care of a Mahout (elephant trainer).
Street corners in Udaipur, Rajasthan
An illegally bred Asian elephant stands inside his Mahouts home in Jaipur
Rush hour in Mumbai
A tobacco seller in Colaba, Mumbai
A young mother poses on Juhu beach in Mumbai
A business man has his shoes polished by a juta polishwalla outside Bandra station in Mumbai
A Mahout's daughter with vitiligo stands beside her family's elephant in Jaipur, Rajasthan
Through the veil in Calcutta
A sex worker in Jodhpur, Rajasthan
A young mother poses in a local restaurant on the outskirts of Pushkar, Rajasthan
A mother and her daughter lean out of a bus window in Calcutta
A girl kneels on the floor beside her pet cat in Andheri, Mumbai
Kite flyers in Bandra, Mumbai
A cloudy pineforest in Darjeeling, West Bengal
A young Bihari women inside a brothel in Jodhpur.
A school bus in Kalighat, Calcutta
A local man stands inside an overgrown jungle courtyard in Calcutta
Tourists board a ferry at India Gate, Mumbai
A public cremation on the Burning Ghat, Varanasi.
A night bus in Calcutta