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16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Surekha perched fruit tree

Surekha, a 14-year-old girl from a remote rural area of Nepal, has perched upon a tree to eat some fruits. In some areas, menstruating women are not allowed to touch trees like the Peepal tree (a tree that represents the God Vishnu) and fruits.

TAGS: Fruit, Nepal, Rural, Tree

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2017
Total Views: 273
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 21, 2018, 7:10 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/4000
Aperture: f1.4
ISO: ISO100
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