14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
pilgrims climbing down from Adam's peak

The pilgrims climb up the hill through the night and in the early morning they wait on the top of the hill, which is very cold to see the sunrise. After worshiping the god-of-sun, they climb down the hill, tens of kilometers to walk.

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Date Taken: 04.2014
Date Uploaded: 06.2016
Photo Location: Rathnapura, Sri Lanka
Camera: FinePix S4000
Copyright: © indrajith udayakumara