Butia Children

Category: Travel Portraits

 

Photo and caption by arvind Bhatnagar

Life Support - In the region bordering three countries - Bhutan, Tibet and India this tribe is a protected tribe the name BUTIA comes from names of these 3 countries as they originate from all these three places. Sadly post 80's the borders from Tibet side is closed. In this picture you see children of a family supporting their siblings while their parents go to work.

Location: Near Lachung in Sikkim India

 

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