men warming up around small bonfire on sidewalk - lucknow (india)

Weather can get cold in winter in India.­ Here, a group of men made a small bonfire on a street sidewalk to warm-up.­

Photo taken in Lucknow (India)

bonfire cold curb fire group lucknow men sidewalk smoke street winter
47, Husainabad Trust Road, Husainabad, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226003, 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.­