On the edge of the desert and settled land, between village and nomadic life, between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, Bedouins of the Judean Desert still maintain ancient traditions. 
Tahani is an 11-years old Bedouin girl, who is the youngest child of Ali, the head of a semi-nomadic Bedouin family living half an hour south-east of Jerusalem, where paved roads end, in the desert overlooking the Dead Sea, which she can see from above but never enter. During my visits, I was following her daily routine at home. In this traditional Bedouin family, women are respected highly but their life is very different from western traditions.
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