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blue hindu deities and naga snake at hindu shrine (india)

Blue Hindu deities and Naga snake at a small Hindu shrine on the roadside (India)

If you can identify the Deities, please post a Comment!

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Photos of Nāgas, Snake Deities of Buddhism and Hinduism.­ I took those photos in Thailand and Laos.­

Nāgas are often represented with five, seven or sometimes nine heads.­

For more information about the Nāgas Snakes, please check this Wikipedia page: en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­N%c4%81ga

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.­