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Shockheaded Peter (a man resting on the Ganges bank in the ever-enthralling city of Varanasi, India) Erez Marom

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Kota, India.

Kota is the third largest city in the northern Indian state of Rajasthan after Jaipur and Jodhpur. It is located 240 kilometres south of state capital, Jaipur. Situated on the banks of Chambal Rive...

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Ahilya Fort

Ahilya fort, Maheshwar city, Madhya Pradesh, India. The City lies on the north bank of the Narmada River. In the late eighteenth century, Maheshwar served as the capital of the great Maratha queen Rajmata Ahilya Devi Holkar,Holkar. She embellished the city with many buildings and public works, and it is home to her palace, as well as numerous temples, a fort, and riverfront ghats (broad stone steps which step down to the river).

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Caption says: You are the light of the sun. Shot in Varanasi for Laffaire Sarees - www.laffaire.net Photography by Tarun Khiwal. See the originals here: www.tarunkhiwal.com original pin by @webjournal

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A Sadhu or a Hindu ascetic smokes a bidi, a local cigarette hand-rolled with leaf tobacco, inside a makeshift shelter on the banks of the river Ganges in Kolkata. © Jim Zuckerman

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Varanasi, Ganges Which is actually the most sacred place in all of Hinduism, but they also drop people's ashes and even dead bodies into the river.

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The Lost Temples of Deulghata! This is one of the two remaining tall brick deul style Jain temples with stucco decoration on the banks of the River Kangsabati in Purulia, West Bengal, India.

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