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14 year old Sila (seated) is from the Bediya caste in the Bharatpur region of Rajasthan. Traditionally the Bediya see their women enter the sex trade at the age of 13-14. Sila is about to enter the profession and the bidding war for her virginity has begun. When the highest bid has been secured the client may visit Sila as much as he likes over the course of 10 days, then with the money paid, the community throws a large party, much like a Wedding Party, to mark her initiation.