Elephants at Sonepur Fair, Bihar, 1952

May 10, 2012 § Leave a comment

The annual fall cattle fair at Sonepur draws thousands of buyers and sellers from all over India. Although the sale of elephants is officially illegal, they still change hands.These photos are from a 1952 LIFE magazine photo story.
http://www.oldindianphotos.in/2011/12/elephants-in-sonepur-cattle-fair-in.html

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