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Święto Kumbha mela (Dokument ikonograficzny)

Kumbha Mela (Iconographic document)

Photography (scan from a slide). The views from the Kumbha Mela. In the foreground you can see the scene of the morning - the dawn-bath in the waters of the Ganges and Yamuna. In the distance you can see a boat on the water and sticks driven into the bottom of the river defining the way to the catchment of the two rivers. On the shore are visible pilgrims disguised for swimming. This is done durin…