India lives in her villages.

From a population of over 1350 milllion people in the country, more than 75% lives in rural areas. 

For many this means living with few to no opportunities, facing  extreme poverty and lacking the power of choice. 

That couldn't be a more hostile environment when groing up. About 32 million Indian children of age up to 13 years old have never attended any school.

"Portraits of Hope" brings together all the small great warriors I crossed my way with.