The man started to smile and held betel leaves out as if he wanted to sell

Man holding out betel leaves
Shot in the city of Kolkata, India ©Tetsu Ozawa
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A man with a Bindi was a tobacconist and sitting in his small shop. When I asked for a box of cigarettes, he showed me a betel leaf which was used for Paan, a tradition of chewing betel leaf. Apparently, he said that it was much more delicious to chew Paan.

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Dec 2011 INDIA PEOPLE

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PHOTO DATA

No

5986

Shooting Date

Jun 2011

Posted On

December 12, 2011

Modified On

June 1, 2020

Place

Kolkata, India

Genre

Street Photography

Camera

CANON EOS 1V

Lens

EF85MM F1.2L II USM

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