Hindu Devotees Gather For The Maha Kumbh

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Two boys look out over a pontoon bridge as pilgrims cross over near... News PhotoAllahabad,Boys,Child,Connection,Fantasy,Ganges River,Hinduism,Horizontal,Human Interest,India,Indian Subcontinent,Kumbh Mela,People,Pilgrimage,Pontoon Bridge,Religion,River,Saraswati Puja,Spirituality,Uttar Pradesh,Yamuna RiverPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesALLAHABAD, INDIA - FEBRUARY 12: Two boys look out over a pontoon bridge as pilgrims cross over near to Sangam, the confluence of the holy rivers Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati, during the Maha Kumbh Mela on February 12, 2013 in Allahabad, India. The Maha Kumbh Mela, believed to be the largest religious gathering on earth is held every 12 years on the banks of Sangam, the confluence of the holy rivers Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati. The Kumbh Mela alternates between the cities of Nasik, Allahabad, Ujjain and Haridwar every three years. The Maha Kumbh Mela celebrated at the holy site of Sangam in Allahabad, is the largest and holiest, celebrated over 55 days, it is expected to attract over 100 million people. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)