Portrait in a studio. Bidhya, 11 and Rabina, 12 waering traditional Nepale dress. In few days the mainali will be travelling to Dallas in texas: a third country for a new home. August 2009 traditional dress gives a sense of identity and belonging to a community. After being a refugee for more than 18 years, Rabi, Hema and Radika still feel Bhutanese when they are wearing the 'go' (for men) and the 'kira' (for women). Rabina and Bidhya were born in Nepal and deeply identify themselves as Nepali. August 2009.
Bidhya Mainali, 11 ans à gauche, Rabina Mainali, 13 ans à droite. Sur cette photo prise en studio les deux fillettes qui sont nees au Népal portent l'habit traditionnel Népalais. Damak, Août 2009, Népal