First Online: June 23, 2008
Page Last Updated: June 13, 2013
In the following picture series, we study pictures of farmers
engaged in their daily activities. India, for long has been an agricultural
land, and the lifestyle, culture, and the economy of India had greatly
dependent, and inspired by the primary profession.
Pictures of Farming in India
Watering the Crops
Man pulling water with an indigenous irrigation (locally known as the 'Dotte' )system.
The Human Hinge
Indegenous irrigation system in Tamilnadu; the man walks on the beam to drown the vessel and raise water from the well.
Organic Farmer, Melkote
Picture of Santosh Koulagi, 2007
View of an Areca-nut Farm
Sahyadri valley, Karnataka
Juicing the Sugarcane
The Village of Kurva
Fields of Karavali
Village of Holegadde, Uttara Kannada
A Coconut Farm
Known as "Kalpavriksha", Indians are fond of growing coconut trees. South Kanara, 2006
Town of Plassey, West Bengal, 1970
Farmer with his Bulls
Clay Model, Tribal Museum, Chindwara
A Farmer at his Fields
Farmer on Way to Fields
Town of Sagar, Malenadu
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