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Beautiful photos celebrating mothers around the world

The relationship between a mother and child is unlike any other. 

In honor of Mother's Day, here are 22 images of mothers and their childred in different settings throughout the world. While these moms are from different communities and cultures, each picture shows that despite their individual circumstances, motherhood is universal.


India

Schoolgirls by James Khoo on 500px.com

Cambodia

Homework by Carl Mortensen on 500px.com

Malawi

Germany

Italy

China

Mother and son! by Hai Thinh on 500px.com

United Kingdom

Like Mother Like Son by Dee McIntosh on 500px.com

Indonesia

Nepal

Romania

Memories at grandparents house by Valics Lehel on 500px.com

Denmark 

Malaysia

proud to be your mother by chegu diman on 500px.com

Madagascar

Zanzibar

Canada

Netherlands

Thailand

Happy Time. by Sarawut Intarob on 500px.com

Peru

Brazil

Mexico

Precious help by Tatiana Travelways on 500px.com

United States

Black mother and daughter laying on sofa by Gable Denims on 500px.com

Egypt


From images of women working while carrying their child, to photos of grown daughters with their moms, each moment celebrates the powerful bond between mother and child. No matter the surrounding, 

Happy Mother's Day to all!