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Magh Mela: Take a Dip

  • A Hindu Sadhu stands at Sangam, the confluence of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati river, during the annual traditional fair of "Magh Mela" in Allahabad, India. | AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • A pilgrim walks at Sangam, the confluence of rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati river, during the annual traditional fair of "Magh Mela" in Allahabad. | AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Hindu pilgrims walk on the banks of the Sangam, the confluence of rivers Ganges, Yamuna, and mythical Saraswati rivers, as the sun sets during the annual traditional fair 'Magh Mela' in Allahabad. | AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Hindu pilgrim performs evening rituals at Sangam, the confluence of rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati river, during the annual traditional fair of "Magh Mela" in Allahabad, India, Friday, Feb. 21. | AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Pilgrims and tourists take boat rides during an evening at Sangam, the confluence of rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati river, during the annual traditional fair of "Magh Mela" in Allahabad, India, Friday. | AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • A steel lota (drinking water pot), filled with water from the River Ganges, is tied up on a bamboo post , part of a performance of rituals by a priest at the Sangam, the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati river, during the annual traditional fair of "Magh Mela" in Allahabad. | AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Indian Hindu devotees walk amid the bonfire smoke at the Sangam, the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati river, during the annual traditional fair of "Magh Mela" in Allahabad. | AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Hindu priests pray at Sangam, the confluence of rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati, during the annual traditional fair of "Magh Mela" in Allahabad. | AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh