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Indian labourers carry a basket to clean the banks of the Ganga River... News PhotoAllahabad,Back Lit,Carrying,Connection,Fantasy,Ganges River,Hinduism,Horizontal,India,Indian Subcontinent,Pilgrim,Religion,River,Saraswati Puja,Spirituality,Yamuna RiverPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPIndian labourers carry a basket to clean the banks of the Ganga River as devotees take a holy dip in the 'Sangam,” the confluence of the three rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati in Allahabad on December 22, 2012, ahead of the Mahakumbh Mela. The Kumbh Mela, which is scheduled to take place in the northern Indian city in January and February 2013, is the world's largest gathering of people for a religious purpose and millions of people gather for this auspicious occasion. AFP PHOTO/ Sanjay KANOJIA (Photo credit should read Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)