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A clean picture


Chennai has over 14 dhobhi ghats  across the city. These hubs are more than just laundry zones, but are also thriving dhobi communities; the washing pens are where kids play, women gossip, men drink tea and families grow. This photo essay captures life in the dhobhi ghat in its true frame - messy, chaotic and full of life.

(This essay was published in
The New Indian Express
on 11.05.2017)

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