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Sadhus, or holy men, walk past a sand decoration after performing a... News PhotoAdult,Allahabad,At The Edge Of,Celebration,Connection,Decoration,Ganges River,Hinduism,Horizontal,India,Indian Subcontinent,Kumbh Mela,Men,Performance,Praying,Religion,Sadhu,Sand,Spirituality,Walking,Water,Yamuna RiverPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSadhus, or holy men, walk past a sand decoration after performing a ritual prayer at the water's edge at the Sangham or confluence of the Yamuna and Ganges river during a short ritual at the Kumbh Mela celebration in Allahabad on January 13, 2013. The Kumbh Mela in northern India, starting January 13 and stretching over 55 days, attracts ash-covered holy men who run into the frigid waters, a smattering of international celebrities, as well as millions upon millions of ordinary Indians to Allahabad, at the confluence of the rivers Yamuna and Ganges. AFP PHOTO/ROBERTO SCHMIDT (Photo credit should read ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)