March 2, 2010
Women Digging, India
Photograph by Steve McCurry
This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features
During the dry season herding activity slackens, and the Rabari people alter their routines. In Rajasthan, women turn to grueling wage labor, earning two dollars a day for digging a reservoir.
See more photographs from the February 2010 feature story "India’s Nomads