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Naga Sadhu

Gangasagar mela is a ritualistic performance for the Hindus. Every year thousands of pilgrims from all over India gather in Sagar island, which is in the southern most part of West Bengal to take a holy bath where river Ganga meet the sea. It is in fact the second largest public gathering in the world, after Kumbh mela. Naga sadhus at ganga sagar transit camp, kolkata.

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Date Taken: 01.2016
Date Uploaded: 04.2016
Photo Location: kolkata, India
Camera: Canon EOS 1200D
Copyright: © Goutam roy