Left: Family photographs hang on an interior wall of Krishna Man Shresthra's home in Chautara, Sindhupalchowk. They are of Krishna's daughter, his niece and his nephew.
Krishna's uncle's wife died when the first earthquake struck. The following day all her relatives were attending her funeral when powerful aftershocks caused the front of the building to sheer off and reduced the family's home to a pile of bricks and rubble.
'There were many aftershocks in the days after. It was terrible. When we returned home I was heart broken. I just cried. Not just me, many of us.'
Right: Krishna Man Shrestha (30) holds his daughter Krishnu inside the temporary shelter they share with 5 other families in Chautara, Sindhupalchowk. Together they make up 30 people. 'I'm lost for words. My house is gone and we're in pain. I lived in it all my life and I've lost everything. There's an underground tank in the house which was full when the earthquake struck. Now it's empty and we have no water. All the public water pipes are broken so we can't refill it.' - 'I'm a business man and trader. I had a shop at the front of the house facing the street. I sold cold drinks, alcohol and gas canisters. We will rebuild and start over. Once that happens, hopefully things will be better.'