16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
The Last Rites

The photograph which has been clicked in Varanasi (India), beautifully captures the story of last rites of an Indian Hindu family group . A Priest can be seen on one side of the sacred sarovar (water body) , who is guiding the hindu family about the right procedure of last rites of their recently died family member.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Varanasi (India), India
Copyright: © Niraj Gera