Rice is central to Halbi life.

Here are some images taken between 1967 and 1978.

You may also find other images of Halbi life at: Halbi World website

 

Potel readying ...
Potel readying to plow Potel readying to plow
Chingaru plowin...
Chingaru plowing Chingaru plowing
Potlin spreadin...
Potlin spreading manure Potlin spreading manure
Potel sowing ri...
Potel sowing rice Potel sowing rice
Potel sowing ri...
Potel sowing rice Potel sowing rice
Chingaru sowing...
Chingaru sowing rice Chingaru sowing rice
Weeding rice fi...
Weeding rice fields Weeding rice fields
Weeding rice fi...
Weeding rice fields Weeding rice fields
Weeding rice fi...
Weeding rice fields Weeding rice fields
Weeding rice fi...
Weeding rice fields Weeding rice fields
Weeding rice fi...
Weeding rice fields Weeding rice fields
Weeding rice fi...
Weeding rice fields Weeding rice fields
Paddy rice
Paddy rice Paddy rice
Harvesting rice
Harvesting rice Harvesting rice
Harvesting rice
Harvesting rice Harvesting rice
Making rice sta...
Making rice stack Making rice stack
Rice threshing
Rice threshing Rice threshing
Rice threshing
Rice threshing Rice threshing
Rice threshing
Rice threshing Rice threshing
Rice threshing
Rice threshing Rice threshing
Rice threshing
Rice threshing Rice threshing
Rice threshing
Rice threshing Rice threshing
Rice threshing
Rice threshing Rice threshing
Rice threshing
Rice threshing Rice threshing
Rice threshing
Rice threshing Rice threshing
Rice threshing
Rice threshing Rice threshing
Storing rice
Storing rice Storing rice
Storing rice
Storing rice Storing rice
Storing rice se...
Storing rice seed Storing rice seed
Storing rice se...
Storing rice seed Storing rice seed
Sweeping up Len...
Sweeping up Lentils Sweeping up Lentils
Winnowing rice
Winnowing rice Winnowing rice
Winnowing rice
Winnowing rice Winnowing rice