17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Woman with mud bowl

During Ashura, the Shi´a religious event, also women get their faces and clothes covered in mud, although in smaller numbers than men. This woman provided mud for all the women in her street. In the background an early morning fire warms up the men and dries their clothes.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2019
Date Uploaded: 10.2019
Photo Location: Khorramabad, , Iran
Camera: NIKON D850
Copyright: © Corneliu Cazacu