20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People

A photograph of a man performing the last rites for his loved one, at the crematorium in Varanasi. It is believed that cremation in Varanasi is so pious that it ensures salvation.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Varanasi, India
Camera: NIKON D5600
Copyright: © Shubhodeep Roy