overloaded river boat loaded with sand (india)

overloaded river boat loaded with sand (india), cargo, dahut river, freight, loaded, men, overloaded, poles, river boat, sand, shovels, small boat, transport, transporting, wading, walking, water, west bengal, workers, working overloaded river boat loaded with sand (india), cargo, dahut river, freight, loaded, men, overloaded, poles, river boat, sand, shovels, small boat, transport, transporting, wading, walking, water, west bengal, workers, working

overloaded river boat loaded with sand (india)

Overloaded river boat transporting sand (India)

The boatmen propel the boat by pushing ot punting against the river bed with poles

cargo
dahut river
freight
loaded
men
overloaded
poles
river boat
sand
shovels
small boat
transport
transporting
wading
walking
water
west bengal
workers
working
April 5, 2013
National Highway 31, Chopra, Bhagabati, West Bengal 733207, 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.­