Enroute from Aurangabad to Paithan in Maharashtra State, India. This is quite a common site when driving around rural India. Because such long trains of bullock carts hamper other vehicular traffic and cause backups, our first impression is to curse them out, “why can’t they just stay off the road?”
Freshly pressed sugarcane juice is a delicacy in Mumbai; at this road-side mill in Karnataka, sugarcane juice is made into jaggery (brown sugar). Meet this hard-working peanut farmer in Karnataka, making fresh-ground Raagi flour in Kumta, and taking a break at a Marathi village.