Lost Childhood, originally uploaded by firoze shakir photographerno1. no money no food sleeping on an empty stomach dreamless sleep no good pain as putrefying poetry seen through the window of my cameras soul mostly misunderstood karma and dharma ongoing eternal feud pictures frozen in time even god has not yet viewed
Teach Her A Lesson - Burn Her Face, originally uploaded by firoze shakir photographerno1. I shot this picture last year, I dont know the exact day, but the little girl in the center had her face burnt by her parents because she was not bringing in much money.This is the tragedy , when the child born is merely a commodity..
Now this entire lot of beggar kids have moved out of the Turner Road Traffic Signal, they beg at Linking road and Khar Telephone Exchange Signals..
Every time they see me they greet me and in a way I am a custodian of the moments of their robbed childhood that I have shot time and again despite stiff opposition from their parents relatives and guardians.
not bringing in money her face with a hot iron they burn a lesson of life the hard way to learn yes no compassion on the streets its how your daily wages you earn nothing but ingratitude in return from one car to another at the traffic signal you dodge death and run bare feet tattered clothes a child on your waist under the hot humid s…