Closer to my God

Category: Travel Portraits

 

Photo and caption by Mattia Passarini

Mela festival. Kumbh Mela is a mass Hindu pilgrimage of faith in which Hindus gather to bathe in a sacred river. It is considered to be largest religion festival in the world with over 100 million people visiting during the Kumbh Mela in 2013. It is held every third year at one of the four places by rotation: Haridwar, Allahabad (Prayag), Nashik and Ujjain.

Location: Allahabad,India

 

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