rajasthan ox with large horns - kankrej cattle

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This is an ox from Rajasthan.­

Those Indian cattle with distinctively large horns are the Kankrej breed.­ For more info, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Kankrej_­cattle_­and_­Guzerat_­cattle.

Those oxes with very large horns belonged to the ISKCON Ashram (aka the "Hare Krishna").­ They were used to pull their cart around the Kumbh Mela grounds.­

Photo taken at the Kumbh Mela 2013 festival near Allahabad (India)

Kumbh Mela is the largest festival on Earth, taking place once every 12 years, with more than 50 million Hindu pilgrims gathering to pray and bathe in the holy Ganges river.­

For more photos and info about the Kumbh Mela festival, read the album description.

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