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Men drink hot tea near a painting depicting Hindu gods in... News PhotoAbundance,Adult,Allahabad,Conflict,Confrontation,Drink,Entrance,God,Heat - Temperature,Hinduism,Horizontal,India,Kumbh Mela,Men,Religion,Religious Celebration,Representing,VariationPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFP Men drink hot tea near a painting depicting Hindu gods in confrontation at the entrance of one of hundreds of camps set up by different Hindu religious factions at the Maha Kumbh Mela festival in Allahabad on February 8, 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/ ROBERTO SCHMIDT (Photo credit should read ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)