sadhu with skin covered of vibhuti sacred ash - kumbh mela 2013 (india)

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sadhu with skin covered of vibhuti sacred ash - kumbh mela 2013 (india)

Sadhu (Hindu holy man), with skin covered of white wood-fire ash.­ He is missing his right leg.­

Thousands of Sadhus and Hindu devotees gather at the Kumbh Mela 2013 festival near Allahabad (India)

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.­

For more info about Vibhuti, the Hindu holy ash, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Vibhuti.

amputated leg
baba
bank notes
beard
ceremonial drum
coins
damaru drum
donations
hindu
holy ash
kumbha mela
maha kumbh mela
man
money
necklaces
offering
paush purnima
pilgrim
red cloths
red color
ritual drum
rudraksha beads
sacred ash
sadhu
sitting
small drum
vibhuti
white ash
white skin
yatri
January 27, 2013
Triveni Marg, Kumbh Mela Area I, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh 211005, India