13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Journey of Life
A Hindu devotee walks over children lying on road as part of a ritual, during celebrations of Shiva Gajan. Among the many folk festivals of Bengal, Gajan festival, Charak Puja and Neel Puja has a special place even in today’s modern age. People believe that the festival will provide them prosperity eliminating from any sorrow and sufferings which they suffered in the past year.
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||April 15, 2015, 10:40 a.m.