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Weaving, Cheroots, Tourism, Temples and Jewelry, Inle Lake, Myanmar

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Photos: Best of Sri Lanka work for UMCOR

These are some of my favorite photos from a collection of nearly five hundred, taken in March 2013 in North Eastern Sri Lanka on assignment for UMCOR.  I visited village groups, mostly with women members, who saved together in micro-finance and small savings programs, and visited the farming, animal husbandry, businesses, fishing, and other projects they had been able to finance with loans from the micro-finance groups.  The people were happy, beautiful and friendly – it was a lovely visit, and yielded some magnificent photography.

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Photo: Men and Boys with colorful turbans riding motorcycles, Chau Mahla District, Rajasthan, India.

Men and Boys with colorful turbans riding motorcycles, Chau Mahla District, Rajasthan, India.

Men and Boys with colorful turbans riding motorcycles, Chau Mahla District, Rajasthan, India.

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Women and children, Batticaloa and Mullaitivu, Eastern Sri Lanka

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A few favorite pics from my assignment in Sri Lanka in mid-March.  These were taken around Batticaloa and Mulaitivu in the Eastern part of the country.

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Photos: Bagan, Myanmar

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Photos: Kalaw and Trek to Inle Lake, Myanmar

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I spent a wonderful few days in the hill station town of Kalaw, cool and green at 1400 meters, in the mountainous Shan State of NE Myanmar.  Then I hiked for three days form Kalaw to Inle Lake, accompanied by four other male tourists, and our guide, a young local woman.  The trek was beautiful, and strenuous.  We saw amazing views, passed through villages with a variety of ethnic groups, and in the evening at yummy food and stayed in the homes of villagers.

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Photo: Intha fisherman paddling with his leg, Inle Lake, Shan State, Myanmar

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