Parabolic heaters such as this are provided to local villages in India by conservation organizations to help villagers heat tea water and food without using up a lot of their local fuels.
Learn more about Panthera's "Trekking with Tom" blog series to see videos, photos and stories from Tom's trip to Tajikistan and India at www.panthera.org/trekking-with-tom.
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