14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The Temple Dweller

A sadhu (a holy man in Hinduism) smokes some cannabis as he poses for me. Sadhus believe that the herb is favoured by Lord Shiva, and use it as a sacrament in their worship - Location: Pashupatinath, Nepal

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Date Taken: 01.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Copyright: © Len Theivendra