November 11, 2015

Allahabad, India

Photograph by Rajesh Kumar Singh, AP Images

A child dressed as the Hindu monkey god Hanuman rides in a procession during the Diwali festival in Allahabad, India. Diwali, the festival of lights, is to many Indians what Christmas is to Christians. Houses are adorned with fragrant jasmine garlands, trays of sweet treats are shared among neighbors, and buildings are festooned with lights.

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