19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Holy joint

In Varanasi, you can't tell who is in front of you - a real ascetic or a mummer at work. Both those and others endlessly smoke ritual hashish, worshiping Shiva and becoming like him... Sadhu rolls up a joint on the banks of the Ganges. Varanasi, India

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 10.2021
Photo Location: benares, India
Camera: NIKON D7100
Copyright: © Anton Gutmann