In the Gir Forest, a woman from the Maldhari tribe is carrying water.The Maldhari tribal people live among the lions in the Gir forest. They are cattle-herders almost exclusively. They are also strict vegetarians. They will occasionally lose a cattle to the lions but refuse to take revenge or compensation from the government. The Gir Forest National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary is a forest and wildlife sanctuary in Gujarat, India. Maldhari, via Flickr.