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my friend amal at the kumbh mela 2013 (india)

My Friend Amal, at the Kumbh Mela.­

I met her at the Rainbow Camp where I was staying.­

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.­

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335, Daraganj Road, Daraganj, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh 211006, India
India 2013 1558 photos

Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­