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Devotees wade through a section of the River Ganges following the... News PhotoAllahabad,Close To,Cross Section,Family,Following,Ganges River,Horizontal,India,Indian Subcontinent,Pilgrim,Pontoon Bridge,Religion,Religious Celebration,Rickshaw,River,RoadblockPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPDevotees wade through a section of the River Ganges following the closure of a nearby pontoon bridge during the Maha Kumbh festival, in Allahabad on February 2, 2013. The Kumbh Mela in the town of Allahabad will see up to 100 million worshippers gather over 55 days to take a ritual bath in the holy waters, believed to cleanse sins and bestow blessings. AFP PHOTO/Sanjay KANOJIA (Photo credit should read Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)