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Kumbh Mela Spiritual Festival, pilgrimage Allahabad, India This sadhu (renunciate) is almost buried in the malas (lit. "garlands") of rudrasksha beads he is wearing.

Kumbh Mela Spiritual Festival, pilgrimage Allahabad, India This sadhu (renunciate) is almost buried in the malas (lit.

INDIA: Kumbh Mela is a Hindu festival held every 12 years and its exact timing is decided by the zodiac.  Most pilgrims stay in a tented city on the flood plains of the River Ganges. in

Spice seller in India - James Emolo - Journeys - Maha Kumbh Mela - India

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Temporary pontoon bridges across the Ganges River help to facilitate movement of some of the thirty million Hindu devotees who will take part in the Kumbh Mela Festival, Allahabad, India. Photo by Steve McCurry

Rare individuals who who live in isolation for years only coming out to make the holy pilgrimage down to the sacred Ganges River, and to share their knowledge.

Kumbh Mela in Allahabad.Rare individuals who who live in isolation for years only coming out to make the holy pilgrimage down to the sacred Ganges River for their morning bath, and to share their knowledge.

All About the Kumbh Mela in India. Largest Spiritual Gathering in the World!

Learn about India's Massive Kumbh Mela Religious Gathering

All About the Kumbh Mela in India. Largest Spiritual Gathering in the World!

Those eyes......they say to me "Can you get me out of here?"   Kumbh Mela: a mass Hindu pilgrimage

Kumbh Mela is a mass Hindu pilgrimage of faith in which Hindus gather to bathe in a sacred river. It is considered to be the largest peaceful gathering in the world where around 100 million people were expected to visit during the Maha Kumbh Mela

Over 100 million at 2013 Maha Kumbh Mela, Allahabad, India #seatsofthegoddess

Hinduism - In up to 70 million pilgrims are estimated to have attended the 42 days of religious pilgrimage intertwined with Maha Kumbh Mela, in Prayag, in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Over 100 million at 2013 Maha Kumbh Mela, Allahabad, India.

Kumbh Mela Festival : le plus grand festival religieux au monde immortalisé par le photographe David Graham. Ce festival ayant lieu en Inde regroupe beaucoup de Sadhus, les hommes religieux Indouïstes.

Le Kumbs Mela Festival immortalisé par David Graham

In London-based photographer David Graham traveled to Haridwar, India to photograph the Kumbh Mela festival, the largest gathering on the planet for a religious purpose. There he captured portraits of Sadhus, the wandering holy men of India.

Naga Sadhu Blessings - Maha Kumbh Mela, Allahabad, India

Eric Lafforgue - Naga Sadhu Giving Blessings, Maha Kumbh Mela, Allahabad, India

Maha Kumbh Mela 2007 in Allahabad

Maha Kumbh Mela 2007 in Allahabad