did-you-kno: “The Khasis are a tribe in India that grow their own bridges. For generations they have passed down the art of tree-root manipulation, forming centuries-old ‘living bridges’ out of the powerful roots of the Ficus elastica trees.
Portrait of a woman from the Marwada Meghwal Harijan tribe wearing traditional clothing and a large golden wedding ring through her nose in the village of Hodka, located roughly from Bhuj in the Kutch District. By Kimberley Coole
susannacole: “ The Dongria Kondh, a tribe in India whose sacred land and lives are being threatened by foreigners’ greed. More at Survival International. Photo: Jason Taylor ”