As India’s economic transition reshapes landscapes and lives, social historians are trying to collect and archive stories about what is being lost. Here are some images of a changing India.
Nov. 13. 2011 Tourists look at the Taj Mahal, a UNESCO World Heritage site in Agra, India. With the aim of boosting tourism, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh formed an inter-ministerial committee comprising senior officials from 14 ministries to put tourism projects on the fast track. AFP/Getty Images Buy Photo