13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Lord Shiva devotees on the bank of Ganges

These followers of Lord Shiva have assembled the ghats of Ganges during the Hindu month of Shravana. They would carry the holy water from the river to a Shiva temple more than 100 km away on foot.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2015
Date Uploaded: 12.2015
Photo Location: Bihar, India
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Somenath Mukhopadhyay