Men Dressed In White

Men on riverbank

Many men gathered in front of Naroshanka temple

Shot in the city of Nasik, India.

There was Naroshankar Temple, a Hindu temple which was dedicated to Lord Shiva on the riverbank of the Godavari River. And many men dressed in white gathered on the edge of the water in front of the temple. Most of them wore a Gandhi cap.

Some kind of ceremony seemed to be taken place. Maybe it was a funeral. And they were purifying the body with the water of the holy river. Yet I couldn't find any crematories around here.

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Photo No.
9342
Shooting Date
Sep 2010
Posted On
July 5, 2015
Place
Nasik, India
Genre
Street Photography
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JUL 2015 IN THE CITY INDIA
Camera
CANON EOS 1V
Lens
EF85MM F1.2L II USM
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