12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
The Bandhna Kid

During the Bandhna festival at Purulia, a kid busy in decorating the house with vermillion chicken blood. As rice and chicken are the main food of the tribal community, the house is decorated with paintings from rice powder and chicken blood.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Purulia, India
Camera: NIKON D90
Copyright: © Debdatta Chakraborty