Journey Details & Raika Gurus

Mrs. Dailibai Raika

An outspoken, internationally renown community advocate who is also a traditional healer and mid-wife.

Harji Ram

A panch and a highly respected Raika elder, a treasure trove of traditional knowledge, and owner of a small camel herd.

Bhanwarlal

A young herder who can’t imagine a life without camels, both as a a breeder and a trainer of riding camels.

Ratta Ram

The owner of the “wedding camel” that is required by Raika customs for the bridegroom to sit on when he enters the house of is bride. Ratta Ram is an ace mixer of traditional herbal potions for keeping camels healthy.