White Widows

Vrindavan in Uttar Pradesh, India is a holy city that, according to legend, is where Krishna spent his youth.This place has become a refuge for thousands of “white widows”. This post is posted by French photographer Marion Staderoli who recently visited Maitri Ghar, Maitri’s Old Age Home for widows in Vrindavan, India. This has been … More White Widows

Playing Holi With the Widows of Maitri Ghar

Holi celebrations at Maitri Ghar began with loud beats of drums, showers of flower petals and splash of colors energizing everyone present in the room. Amidst music and soulful singing, the widow mothers danced gracefully, splashed each other with color and rejoiced over this cultural heritage. About 100 widows living in Maitri’s Old Age Home … More Playing Holi With the Widows of Maitri Ghar