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India Ashram: The Love Test
One couple's reluctant quest for enlightenment in an Indian ashram.
Photograph by Daniel Pepper

Photo: Ashram entrance


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This is the entrance to the ashram, which is on top of a hill in a largely forested part of south India. It was almost impossible to get a clear overview shot of the ashram. As you can see, during the day the pathways are empty. If you're caught standing around dwandling, as I was, someone will tap you on your shoulder and ask you to attend one of the daily activities, like a lecture, meditation, or yoga class.
—Photographer Daniel Pepper

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