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2499-17: Near Lohawat village, Bishnoi women harvest ripe millet by hand, dressed with colourful red saris and veils to cover their head and face .. only for married ones. As Guru Jambheshwar told them to love and take care of wildlife, Bishnoi family devotes a part of its harvest to their "children" (black buck, gazelle, peacock, pigeon,...) in order to maintain balance in the desert.

Bishnois : environmentalists by Creed  

Bishnois have made wildlife and environment protection their daily leitmotiv.