• CHINA. Beijing. A woman prays in the bedroom of her home. 2005
  • CHINA. Beijing. A Muslim woman prays in her bedroom at home. 2005
  • Shinda Singh (left) sits with his wife Jaswanda Kaur, in their bedroom in the village of Teejaruhela. They are one of many childless couples, as a result of infertility. It is believed that excessive pesticide use in the region over the past 30-40 years has led to the accumulation of dangerous levels of toxins such as uranium, lead and mercury which are contributing to increased health problems in rural communities. It's a hidden epidemic which is gripping the Punjab region in northeast India which for decades has been the country's 'bread basket'. Local farmers and their families are now paying the price for the country's 'Green Revolution'.
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