Members of the Ramnami sect, community of people who wrote ‘Ram’ all over their bodies as a mark of both protest and rebellious identity when upper castes refused to let them enter Hindu temples. Many of them have the tattoo not just all over their body, but even on their eyelids and tongue. Today, only 1,537 Ramnamis — spread over 360 villages — have tattoos.
‘Cause people seem to only post the 20-something Audrey Hepburn.
Audrey Hepburn was the granddaughter of a baron, the daughter of a nazi sympathizer, spent her teens doing ballet to secretly raise money for the dutch resistance against the nazis, and spent her post-film career as a goodwill ambassador of UNICEF, winning the presidential medal of freedom for her efforts.
…and history remembers her as pretty
— Mary Rakow (via anorsexic)