In Kada Manikpur, UP, a yearly fair draws thousands of people to trade donkeys and arrange marriages.
In Orissa, men and women gather and choose spouses on the spot, removing the need for a dowry.
Zaffar reports on the particularities of the culture of Kolkata’s Afghan community.
Every year, in November, Manipuri families come together to celebrate their daughters.
During Kumbh Mela festival, cleaners are hired with total disrespect for labour laws.
February 22, 2011
In Orissa, an annual cock-fight festival becomes an excuse for gambling and alcoholism.
A Himalayan festival brings a rare chance for girls to be appreciated by their family in Uttarakhand