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Nepal

Ghost Villages — In the shadow of the Annapurna range, the allure of modern amenities is supplanting centuries of self-sufficient autonomy.

By Mick Stetson

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Nepal

Bhaktapur’s Back Streets — Although Bhaktapur has a booming tourist trade, most of the residents are poor, eking out their living as laborers or farmers, and living in dilapidated Newari brick homes. This kind of poverty is typical of most Hindus living in Nepal and northern India.

By Mick Stetson

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Nepal

Alliances — The month-long Swasthani festival is difficult, testing the pilgrims’ resolve and faith. In order to overcome the hardships, the women support each other, forming alliances and new friendships that continue throughout their lives.

By Mick Stetson

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