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  • My Own

    The photographs of several girls in their teen ages to mid twenties reflect the dreams of females in Nepal. How the women in such a tender age dream of working for their own, making a living and pursuing a career. These women staring in a direction reflect their thoughts and wishes of making a life of their own and creating an identity. The females were in their favorite places — the place of their own. The place which they feel it belonged to them, where they felt happy and content. These women who were also interviewed before taking their photographs dream of standing on their own shoes. Women in today's society want to make a space of their own. These photographs of the females reflect their own spaces. The women dream of becoming a social worker, designer, air hostess and live a happy and dignified life among others. These women who are inspired either by their mother or from the people in the society reflect the condition of women in my country. These youths are the representatives of the growing generation who want a space of their own in a male dominated society like ours, where a woman still has to struggle for her identity, equity and equality. Ongoing project...