12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The flower collectors

Shot taken from Panskura village, west Bengal where two tribal girls are collecting and bunching the "Jhupsi"(Zipsy) seasonal flowers. More than ninety percent of population in Panskura are engaged in flower cultivation. Panskura has always being the potential suppliers of different seasonal flowers to Kolkata market as well as for the rest of the state.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Panskura, India
Camera: NIKON D300S