Milk Of Life

Photograher: Himanshu Sharma

 Milk in a bowl

for the lowest

by the lowly devotees

 

Fed, protected, worshipped

with Hindu constancy

in the hope of glory later

 

A ring of vermin,

a halo of rats,

a corona of slurpers

 

All in the name

of religious zeal

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