Indigenous girl, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Over half a million Brazilians are indigenous, and millions more have some Amerindian ancestry. In fact, Brazil has the largest number of uncontacted peoples in the world - 67 different tribes.
Mali - As it is traditional amongst the Fulani women, the tattoo around her mouth indicates that she is married and is designed to make her less attractive to other men. The large golden earrings are also common among Fulani women.
"A Lady and Her Chai" on the vertical.still enjoying her chai. Can't blame her. Would be so happy to have some right now, myself! :-) For the love of chai, on the street in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. All rights reserved.