17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
People and their festival

Every year in the month of April the rural people of West Bengal in India celebrate the 'Gajan festival.' This is a religious fest and the devotees use to hang themselves from a very high 'Charak" tree and spin. The festival is associated with local fair and entertainment.

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Date Taken: 07.2019
Date Uploaded: 07.2019
Photo Location: India
Camera: NIKON D750
Copyright: © Rajesh Dhar