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Drying Saree at Gangasagar Mela

Pilgrims drying their sarees under sun after taking holy bath at Gangasagar. Gangasagar is a place of Hindu pilgrimage where every year on the day of Makar Sankranti (14 January), hundreds of thousands of Hindus gather to take a holy dip at the confluence of river Ganges and Bay of Bengal and offer prayers in the Kapil Muni Temple.

TAGS: India, People, Travel

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© Sirsendu Gayen.
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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 01.2017
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Date Uploaded: May 16, 2018, 9:03 a.m.
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Camera Model: Lenovo A7020a48
Focal Length: 3.7mm
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