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Crowd of Hindu pilgrims bathing and praying in a river.

[Indian Hindu pilgrims. Hardwar, Uttar Pradesh, April 1950.] "Wading into the Ganges where it first pours onto the Saharanpuri plains, the pilgrims anoint themselves with the sacred water then, looking into the sun, beg forgiveness of their sins." Yankee Nomad, p. 280.