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© rachelrobichaux
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Perhaps not a "traditional" hero.

Gulabsha (rose), is a 12 year old living in the slums of New Delhi, India. She comes from a family of 13 and is a member of the Dalit (untouchable) caste of India. Most days I found her taking care of her baby nephew, but for this photo I managed to get her alone, able to be a child for a few minutes.

27 responses

  • Rebecca McMillan

    Rebecca McMillan gave props (26 Mar 2010):

    wow gorgeous photo

  • John Smith

    John Smith (Deleted) gave props (26 Mar 2010):

    Yes, ...A hero...voted..

  • keiron green

    keiron green gave props (30 Mar 2010):

    Amazing! Your photos remind me of that one lady who went to the same place you are taking your photos, and tought the kids over there how to use a camera and take photos. Excellent work.

  • Jim Carroll

    Jim Carroll gave props (31 Mar 2010):

    Beautiful photo, Gulabsha is truly a hero.

  • shalahuddin siregar

    shalahuddin siregar gave props (2 Apr 2010):

    beautiful portrait

  • Tremaine

    Tremaine gave props (2 Apr 2010):

    voted! Beautiful shot!

  • Angela Gonzalez

    Angela Gonzalez gave props (3 Apr 2010):

    She is gorgeous indeed, I'll keep her in my thoughts, and prayers.

  • Jc

    Jc said (5 Apr 2010):

    Just Beautiful :)

  • Debraj Bhattacharya

    Debraj Bhattacharya gave props (7 Apr 2010):

    what a shot! voted....

  • Hunaid H

    Hunaid H gave props (7 Apr 2010):

    Excellent portrait and moving story, her smiling demeanour is trying to hide her pain and sacrifice.

  • misha otaared

    misha otaared gave props (9 Apr 2010):

    a lovely portrait of a beautiful soul

  • RajeshTaylor

    RajeshTaylor said (10 Apr 2010):

    Amazing photo's that do amazing people justice. Thanks for sharing these on here.

    Very grateful.

  • Gary Cole

    Gary Cole (Deleted) said (10 Apr 2010):

    Old for her years. Great portrait.

  • David Henri

    David Henri gave props (10 Apr 2010):

    Wonderful. Really terrific portrait. Lovely work n

  • Agus Sarwono

    Agus Sarwono said (12 Apr 2010):

    Beautiful Portraiture,............Vote This

  • Yves Harnois

    Yves Harnois gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    very interesting capture

  • Vladan Djordjevic

    Vladan Djordjevic gave props (24 Apr 2010):

    Terrific portrait. Yeah!

  • M A A Q

    M A A Q gave props (30 Apr 2010):

    Very creative shot.my vote.

  • J.L. Sofka

    J.L. Sofka (Deleted) said (13 May 2010):

    Love the catchlight in her eyes.

  • J.L. Sofka

    J.L. Sofka (Deleted) said (13 May 2010):

    Love the catchlight in her eyes.

  • Yacouba Tanou

    Yacouba Tanou gave props (20 May 2010):

    Voted!

  • Karen Zimmerman

    Karen Zimmerman gave props (22 May 2010):

    Beautiful portrait! A heroine indeed.

  • Karen Zimmerman

    Karen Zimmerman said (22 May 2010):

    voted! :-)

  • Indra Widi

    Indra Widi gave props (26 May 2010):

    beautiful face and expressive

  • jan-louise haller

    jan-louise haller gave props (9 Nov 2010):

    Wonderful portrait !

  • Epin Hervin

    Epin Hervin gave props (16 Feb 2011):

    iconic portraiture

  • sameer khanore

    sameer khanore gave props (19 Feb 2011):

    Beautiful !!!

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