JCB JS200 excavator clearing landslide (india)

Hydraulic excavator JCB JS200 clearing a landslide (India)

The bucket is missing a few teeth! This was on the mountain road to Yamunotri, in the Yamuna valley.­

at work bucket attachment excavator bucket heavy equipment hydraulic JCB JS200 JS200HD machinery man road construction roadwork worker working
National Highway 94, Yamnotri Range, Uttarakhand 249141, India

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.­