City of widows

Vrindavan Widows

Vrindavan Widows

The are many prejudice around us, like broken mirror and black cat. Indians believe that widow person brings unhappiness. In Indian city of Vrindavan are living a lot of widow women.

You will found in this both young and elderly women. They leave their homes, get rid of the symbol of marriage – red circle from forehead and start living in this city.

Women wear only special white clothes. They go there believing that death will bring them saving. It is not simple to live there some of women look for the food in streets.

In this city live approximately 55 000 people and 20 000 of them are widows.

Author: Tamar Tsintsqiladze

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