The project was started in 2007 while we were travelling across Uttar Pradesh, which has the most cases of violence against women in the country. This is a continuing project. The images are from UP, Rajasthan, Delhi, Jharkhand, and Mum - bai. It is an ode to women from all backgrounds saluting their courage in the face of the abuse that is part of their daily lives and to create a dialogue on violence against women. A woman’s choice of education, career and marriage are challenged and