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Sadhu (Hindu devotee) with face covered with white wood ash, at the Maha Shivaratri Hindu Festival (Nepal)
Hundreds of thousands of Sadhus, Babas, Hindu devotees and pilgrims converge to the Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu during the Shivaratri festival ('Great Night of Shiva'), to pray Lord Shiva.
For more info about Vibhuti, the Hindu holy ash, read en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vibhuti.
For more information and to see other photos of the Shivaratri festival and the Pashupatinath Temple, read the album description.