Milk in India: A gift from the Gods

Empty milk canisters hang from a train belonging to milkmen from surrounding towns
An Indian man carries milk canisters outside of a train station in New Delhi
Srimoti Mandal carries milk in a bucket as she holds her one and half year old son Rakesh
A Hindu devotee pours milk on to an idol of Nandi
An Indian woman carries empty canisters after selling milk
Pronoti Devi maneuvers her way through a muddy field
An Indian restaurant worker boils milk to make tea
A Hindu priest holds an earthen lamp filled with ghee
Indian workers make Sandesh, a sweet made with milk
Manas pours milk as he performs rituals after his fathers death