15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Hermits Of Bengal
hermits painted their body before participating in a traditional rite known as 'Shiv Gajan'. Every year many people come from across and out side India to see this vibrant colorful unique traditional rite in a remote village of West Bengal, India.
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