Virginity for sale by Abbie Trayler-Smith (22 images)
A girl stands beside the main Agra to Jaipur highway. She is fourteen years old and the bidding war for her virginity has begun. When the highest bid has been secured the client may visit her as much as he likes over the course of ten days. Then, with the money paid, the community will throw a large party - much like a wedding celebration - to mark her initiation. Her family will be proud of her for in this particular caste, prostitution is a family business. The price for a virgin is two...