Old age home for 100 abandoned elderly women

 
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Old age home for 100 abandoned elderly women

Old age home for 100 abandoned elderly women
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Dancing Away Their Sorrows

Dancing Away Their Sorrows
Abandoned by their own kith and kin after the death of their husbands many widow mothers in India come to Vrindavan in search of peace. Here they are seen carefree in song and dance. (view small | med | large | orig)

Looking Up

Looking Up
Despite the pain of abandonment this widow mother like many others now lives a life of dignity and respect. Her gaze is a symbol of endurance, determination and hope. (view small | med | large | orig)

Maitri Ghar and Ageing Resource Centre

Maitri Ghar and Ageing Resource Centre
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One of the Madhubani paintings in the prayer hall

One of the Madhubani paintings in the prayer hall
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A view of a dormitory at the Old Age Home

A view of a dormitory at the Old Age Home
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Widows awaiting the opening of the Old Age Home

Widows awaiting the opening of the Old Age Home
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Widows during their evening prayer time

Widows during their evening prayer time
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Maitri Ghar and Old Age Home

Maitri Ghar and Old Age Home
Photo from Progress Report 'Making their dream a reality' (view small | med | large | orig)

Artwork progressing in Maitrighar., Vrindavan

Artwork progressing in Maitrighar., Vrindavan
Photo from Progress Report 'Making their dream a reality' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Anna Marie Lopes

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New Delhi, Delhi India

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