Portrait of Roja.
Roja in a hotel room, Roja is 22 years of age , born a male, into a affluent family of farmers, at the age of 10 she grew more inclined to take part in domestic chores, which according to Indian culture is considered taboo for males to undertake.
When his parents understood the true nature of his predictament, he was allowed to submit to amputation of his genitals,
Koovagam, Kallakurichi district, Tamil Nadu, India
, Koovagam, Kallakurichi district, Tamil Nadu, India