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Meal-time

A little distance from where Jhanjharia eats breakfast, wife Ram Kaur shares a meal with her sister and brother-in-law.

"We've been married for a very long time, but we have never had a meal together," she says.

Normally, she would not even eat with her brother-in-law, but she makes an exception for our cameras.

In Indian villages, families never sit down to a meal together. First, the men and the children are served, and then the women eat their meal, mostly in the kitchen.

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