Bodhgaya Student by Ryszard Wierzbicki

Bodh Gaya is the most sacred Buddhist place and pilgrimage destination of many Buddha followers. It was here under a banyan tree, the Bodhi Tree, Gautama attained Enlightenment and become Buddha, the Enlightened One. Around Bodh Gaya there are villages of local communities where children do their study in very basic conditions as shown on this photography. Even in such limited environment kids are properly clothed is student uniforms.

Name: Bodhgaya Student File size: 3.94 MB (4126683 bytes) / File type: JPEG / MIME type: image/jpeg / Image size: 2848 x 4288 (12.2 megapixels) / Color space: sRGB Created July 11, 2011 06:46

Bodhgaya Student by Ryszard Wierzbicki

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Born in 1963, Ryszard Wierzbicki is a graduate of University of Gdańsk in Poland, and completed his master degree of Social Sciences in Children Care Education in 1992. He worked in an orphanage and four other companies, where he served the positions of Educator, Marketing Specialist, and Sales & Marketing Manager in various branches including child care, dentistry, orthodontics, and IT. Apart from his regular jobs he continued developing his Scuba Diving qualification resulted as an instructor level in PADI. After emigrating to UK in 2006, he began his real travel and photography experience. He loves to explore South-East Asia, where he volunteers occasionally with Stu and the Kids charity organization of Thai and Burmese Orphans ( He established two forums for active travelers and photographers named Instant Travelling ( and World Around ( in 2010. Changed to an ironed suit and laptop for cargo trousers, hoodie jacket, and knapsack, Ryszard have been managing freely the passion of photography, traveling, and scuba diving. He is now self-employed as marketing advisor and tour organizer, happily divorced, and has no kids.

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Swindon, United Kingdom




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