An annual meeting of Karenni Burmese refugees gather inside the home of a family within their Indianapolis, Indiana community to discuss U.S. laws and the importance of maintaining their cultural distinction in a new land.  To aid the community bond each family contributes a nominal monthly fee to help individual families during financial difficulties.

Photographed April 14, 2012

photo credit & copyright Gary Dwight Miller

(Source: karennihomeland.com)