19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Tarpana activites split

People gather at the ghats of Hooghly river in Kolkata to offer Tarpana towards their ancestors with the hope of gaining their blessings. The local police monitor the activities to keep people safe during the onset of the high tides.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Kolkata, India
Camera: X-T3