the gujjar woman on the trail…

10 Mar


pictures from the book the last wanderers.

notes :these nomads rear buffaloes and sell milk migrating seasonally to the plains in winter.

2 Responses to “the gujjar woman on the trail…”

  1. Vinod Sharma March 10, 2009 at 5:57 pm #

    Things have changed in the last few decades. There are not may Gujjars who are still nomads, except in the mountains of Kashmir, Himachal, Uttarakhand etc. Rest have become like others wherever they are.

  2. Indyeah March 10, 2009 at 8:31 pm #

    that is a beautiful picture ..the idea of ‘Gujjars’ has been romanticised too much by scholars whereas these days so few of them are left as Vinod sir says..I barely see any when I go to Himachal..used to see many of them when I was a kid..

    thanks for sharing this Anrosh:)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: