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The following are a sample of Sunil Janah's photographs of Sikh villagers in the Punjab, taken during the 1940's. These photographs should not be reproduced or copied without written permission from the photographer, Sunil Janah.


Sunil Janah

Photographs of Sikh Villagers

Punjab, 1945


Women relaxing after 
completing the day's chores, Punjab, 1945
(c) Sunil Janah

Right:
Sikh women relaxing after the day's chores
at the backdoor of a house, Punjab, 1945
© Sunil Janah 1945, 2004

 
Sikh women making lassi (a yoghurt drink), Punjab, 1945
© Sunil Janah

Sikh women, making lassi, a
yoghurt drink, Punjab, 1945
© Sunil Janah 1945, 2004
 

Sikh women grinding grain, Punjab, 1945
© Sunil Janah

Sikh women grinding grain, Punjab, 1945
© Sunil Janah 1945, 2004
 

Peasants marching at the AIPC 
(All India Peasants' Conference)
Jhandiwala village, Punjab, 1945 
© Sunil Janah

Peasants marching at the AIPC
(All India Peasants' Conference)
Jhandiwala village, Punjab, 1945
© Sunil Janah 1945, 2004


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