16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Rush Hour

Chhath Puja - An ancient Hindu festival, dedicated to Lord Surya and Chhathi Maiya (known to be the wife of Surya) where pilgrims were rushing to perform the ritual of Chhath Puja on the bank of river Ganga.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Howrah, India
Camera: NIKON D700
Copyright: © Subhasis Karmakar